Dean Motter

Dean Motter, artist/writer and designer is best known for the comics sensation, Mister X, now over 30 years on the stands. He has written The Spirit, Superman Adventures, and the award-winning ‘film-noir’ graphic novel, Batman: Nine Lives for DC Comics as well as Dominic Fortune and Wolverine for Marvel Comics. His acclaimed Vertigo mini-series, Terminal City was nominated for Eisner and Kurtzman Awards. He is particularly known for his graphic novel The Prisoner: Shattered Visage, based on the Patrick McGoohan's 1968 TV series (re-issued this spring by Titan Books.) Dean recently completed illustrating The Book Hitler Didn't Want You To Read and the award-winning Karski’s mission: To Stop the Holocaust for the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust. In 2017 Dean created graphics for the Spyscape interactive espionage museum in New York. In the 90's Motter served on staff at both DC Comics and Byron Preiss Visual Publications as art director. He has also designed a number of award-winning album covers, graphic novels, and book jackets.