Dave Perillo

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Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Illustrator
Location The Burbs of Philly, Pennsylvania, United States
Introduction Dave Perillo was born in 1974, the same year Wham-O introduced the Slip N’ Slide…coincidence? In 1st grade, Dave revealed in his autobiography “Me Book”, that when he grew up he would like to be Ziggy. This ambition was deflated by 2nd grade when he realized that A) Ziggy is not real, B) Ziggy is completely bald, and C) Ziggy wears no pants. While the thought of going throughout life sans pants was somewhat appealing he decided to pursue his second choice, a career in art. Dave draws inspiration for his work from many of the following sources: 1950’s Sci-Fi Movies, Charles Schultz, Jim Flora, Ray Harryhausen, Roy Lichtenstein, Jim Henson, Hanna Barbera, The Twilight Zone, Alfred Hitchcock & Character Advertising Icons. Dave currently resides in the burbs of Philly, works as an illustrator, believes that bowling is the sport of kings and a bag of Swedish Fish is a seafood dinner.
Interests Art, Drawing, Movies, Bowling, Movies about Bowling
Favorite Movies Rear Window, Psycho, Vertigo, Day the Earth Stood Still, Forbidden Planet, Superman, Star Wars, Empire Strikes Back, Jaws, The Warriors, Aliens, The Big Lebowski, Them, Fifth Element, Ed Wood
Favorite Music The Pixies, Specials, English Beat, JAMC, The Clash, Ramones, The Jam, Devo, Nerf Herder, Weezer, Aquabats
Favorite Books Catcher in the Rye, Cat's Cradle and a whole lotta comics!!!