Marie Thorhauge is a danish designer specializing in character-design and visual development.
Her work has a sophisticated nordic edge characterized by clean graphic shapes, and organic textures.
She worked as head of design with irish Oscar Nominated studio Cartoon Saloon from 2009-2012.
Thorhauge went freelance in 2012 and started her own one-woman company in 2015 based in Denmark.
Clients include: Cartoon Saloon, Cartoon Network, Disney TV, Harper Collins and LAIKA among others.
**Nominated for the 42nd annual ASIFA-Hollywood Annie Award: "Outstanding Achievement for Character Design in an Animated Feature Production" Song of the Sea (Cartoon Saloon).
**Nominated for the 43rd annual ASIFA-Hollywood Annie Award: "Outstanding Achievement for Production Design in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production" Puffin Rock "Night Lights" (Cartoon Saloon, Dog Ears, Penguin Books).