Dean Gorissen

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Industry Arts
Occupation Illustrator/Designer/Writer
Location Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Introduction Writer and Illustrator of the new 'Search for Bigfoot Bradley', Illustrator of 'I got a Rocket!' (adapted as Emmy Award winning animated series), 'My Dad's a Wrestler' (both written by Matt Zurbo) Dean also illustrated Paul Jennings and Morris Gleitzman's 'Deadly' series, and character designer for the animated series. Designer/illustrator of Affirm Press Series 'Long Story Shorts' Appears regularly in Communication Arts, 3x3 illustration Award Annuals. Speaker at agideas design seminar 2011. Co-Director of design studio Room44. Dean can be contacted at, or +61 3 9530 8873
Favorite Movies Gattaca, 2001: A Space Odyssey, The Bourne Supremacy, The Incredibles, Grosse Point Blank, Hot Fuzz, Monty Python and The Holy Grail, Team America and i could go on and on
Favorite Music American Recordings series Johnny Cash, Radiohead, Calexico, Single Gun Theory, Ghost of Tom Joad and Devils and Dust Springsteen, Maggot Brain Funkadelic, Air
Favorite Books Political Biographies, Team of Rivals, Reflections of a Bleeding Heart, Dreams From my Father, Classic Science Fiction, Heinlein, Clarke, Asimov, Noir Crime, James Ellroy's LA trilogy.