John Van Fleet is a graduate of the Pratt Institute where he studied graphic design. Influenced by his close friends George Pratt and Mark Chiarello, who where doing comics at the time, John left the field of graphic design behind but kept his graphic style.

John may be best known by comics fans for his work on Batman where he has produced three graphic novels: The Chalice, The Ankh and Cast Shadows. He has also illustrated numerous trading cards for Upper-Deck and covers for the popular X-Files comics from Topps and Hero from DC Comics. His work can be seen on magazine and book covers as well as in the pages of National Geographic. He has worked for such clients as Lucas Films, Sony Pictures, E.A. Games and many more.

A fan of comics, cartoons and toy robots, John lives in North Carolina with his wife and two daughters, two dogs, six hermit crabs and a gecko. Life is good!