Dave Anderson is an illustrator and animator born in Wales, and currently based in Barcelona. Dave is known for his witty and often cheeky attitude toward his projects – either causing trouble or a fit of laughter.
After five years in Lima, Peru, Dave Anderson is back this side of the Amazon, determined to make even the most uptight organisation find their funny. In recent years he’s directed Cancer Research UK’s major “Dryathlon” campaign, idents for Jacamo and shorts for Nickelodeon. He has also animated for the likes of Colin Farrell, Alain de Botton and comedian Bill Bailey, which won a British Arrows Gold Award.
His music video work has been regularly screened and won awards)at film festivals around the world. Dave got the best training as a storyboard artist for some of the most respected comedy directors, such as Steve Bendelack and Taika Waititi, and was thoroughly chuffed to help Harry Hill plan his last movie.
The satirical dog toys of infamous British MPs he designed for Pet Hates Toys seem to be popping up everywhere, in all Scribbler stores and even on ITV’s This Morning show. Other clients include; Liberty London, Tom Rosenthal, Women’s Health, BBC, Greenpeace UK, and The Intergenerational Foundation,
Check out Dave’s exhibition with Pocko Gallery here!