Robert Boyd was born in Melbourne, Australia, and grew up in Houston. He spent his teen years painting, making super-8 movies, drawing comics, and publishing 'zines. He has a BA in art and art history from Rice University. From 1989 to 2003, he worked in comic book publishing in various capacities, working with such artists as Chris Ware, Jules Feiffer and Robert Crumb as well as co-curating Misfit Lit, a large traveling exhibit of alternative comics art, in 1992. In 2009, he founded The Great God Pan Is Dead with the intent of providing an idiosyncratic view of the Houston art scene. His most recent curatorial projects was a retrospective of art by Scott Gilbert at the Galveston Artist Residency.
Robert Boyd can be contacted at email@example.com.