Originally from Derby, England, Pablo Griff was raised in Vancouver, BC, where he is now based. Griff treats art as a collaborative effort. He has collaborated with Clare Holland, Clark Nicolai and Andrew Power. His early works include photography, sculpture, text and conceptual work. He is also a part of the New York based artist collective FILE. His influences include John Waters, Paul McCarthy, Richard Billingham, Mike Leigh and D. Tobias Wong.