Colleen Doran is a cartoonist/illustrator whose most recent work can be seen in "The New York Times" bestselling books "Amazing Fantastic Incredible Stan Lee" and in Neil Gaiman's "Troll Bridge".
Her work has also appeared in "Sandman" by Neil Gaiman. She is illustrating a portion of the upcoming "American Gods" series by Gaiman for Dark Horse, a new mini-series from Image Comics/Top Cow written by Matt Hawkins entitled "The Clock", a new Webtoons series with Warren Ellis entitled "Finality", the final chapter of "A Distant Soil" from Image Comics/Shadowline, and she illustrated a new, experimental web comics project with "Watchmen" creator Alan Moore entitled "Electricomics".
Other recent works include "Mangaman" with Barry Lyga for Houghton Mifflin, a 2012 pick by The American Library Association for Great Graphic novels for Teens: "Gone to Amerikay" with Eisner Award nominated author Derek McCulloch for DC/Vertigo (2012,) picked for Best Adult Books for Teens from the School Library Journal, and listed Best American Comics 2013: and essayist for the Hugo Nominated "Chicks Dig Comics". She also wrote and drew stories for "The Vampire Diaries" from DC Comics, based on the TV show, and did cover art for "S.H.I.E.L.D" based on the "Marvel: Agents of Shield" TV show, "Wonder Woman" 75th Anniversary special, "Faith" from Valiant, as well as cover art for "The Walking Dead".
Other credits include "Amazing Spiderman", "Lucifer", "Captain America", "The Legion of Superheroes", "The Teen Titans", "Walt Disney's Beauty and the Beast," "Anne Rice's The Master of Rampling Gate," "Clive Barker's Hellraiser", "Clive Barker's Nightbreed", "The Silver Surfer", and many others.
She was Artist in Residence at the Smithsonian Institution, and lectured at The Maryland Institute College of Art and Design, The Australian Society of Authors, and has exhibited and lectured in galleries, museums and exhibits around the world. Books featuring her work have received Eisner Awards, The International Horror Guild Award, and Harvey Awards.