The Globe and Mail

Anti-Gone     2017     Koyama Press

Cinema1999   Poster Series

Zeit Campus

The Criterion Collection

The Criterion Collection

The Walrus Magazine

Portraits   Published by Comics Workbook

Treasure Island 1-3   Breakdown Press

Sunset People - Comic

Red Bull Music Academy

Soon All Your Memories Will Be With Me     Poster

Swinespritzen - Comic

Misc Drawings

Red Bull Music Academy

Zeit Campus

Misc. Comics Illustration

Passiontfruit

Mooncalf   Descant

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Connor Willumsen is a Canadian based multi-disciplinary artist with professional experience in illustration and design, but more prominently devoted to the medium and culture of independently authored comic books, graphic fiction, and the general book-making. In 2013 he was a fellow at the Center for Cartoon studies where he was given an Honorary Master of Fine Arts, and in 2014 he received a Doug Wright Award recognizing avante garde work for “Swinespritzen”. His ongoing comic series “Treasure Island” is published by Breakdown Press, and his widely distributed book “Anti-Gone” was recently a finalist for an LA Times Book Prize. He is occasionally engaged in research and study and provides educational workshops with Comics Workbook and various establishments.

Selected Clients

  Bloomberg View - Boom Studios - Breakdown Press - Casterman - The Criterion Collection - DC Comics - Descant - Dynamite Entertainment - The Globe and Mail - GQ - Image Comics - Koyama Press - The New York Times - Marvel Comics - Moleskine - The Nib - Nike - Pop Montreal - Redbull Music Academy - Slate - Sled Island - The Walrus - Warner Brothers - Vice - Zeit

Selected Clients

Bloomberg View
Boom Studios
Breakdown Press
Casterman
The Criterion Collection
DC Comics
Descant
Dynamite Entertainment
The Globe and Mail
GQ
Image Comics
Koyama Press
The New York Times
Marvel Comics
Moleskine
The Nib
Nike
Pop Montreal
Redbull Music Academy
Slate
Sled Island
The Walrus
Warner Brothers
Vice
Zeit

Education

Honorary Masters of Fine Arts - Center for Cartoon Studies
Special Study Scholarship Program, 1 Year- School of Visual Arts
Bachelor of Design with Destnction - Alberta College of Art and Design

Awards

LA Times Book Prize Nomination for “Anti-Gone”   [2018]
Doug Wright “Pigskin Peters” Award Winner   [2015]
Doug Wright “Pigskin Peters” Award Nomination   [2014]
Doug Wright “Spotlight” Award Nomination   [2014]
Fellowship at The Center for Cartoon Studies   [2012]
Joe Shuster Award - Nomination   [2011]

Research & Presentation

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC) - Special Guest / Workshop with Comics Workbook   [2017]
Lakes Festival (LICAF) Kendal, UK - Workshop with Comics Workbook   [2016]
Color Gang Comics Victoria - Visiting Artist / Workshop   [2015]
Wanusay Gallery - Residency   [2015]
Center for Cartoon Studies - Fellowship & Visiting Artist Lecture   [2013]
Inside Out Museum of Beijing, China - Artist & Research Residency   [2012]
Art Matters Speak Series - “The Art of Survival” - Concordia University   [2012]

Exhibition

The Center for Cartoon Studies, Ten Years of Fellowshipî - Society of Illustrators, NY [group]     [2016]
Blue Line - The Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, AB [group]   [2016]
At the Junction of Words & Pictures: The Tenth Anniversary of The Center for Cartoon Studies - Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, NC [group]   [2015]
“It’s two if he had the new that’s what” - Wanusay Gallery Montreal [solo]   [2015]
“The Work of Connor Willumsen” - HQ Gallery - Victoria BC [solo]   [2015]
“Bad Summer” - Pop Montreal HQ, Montreal [solo]   [2011]
“Neointegrity” - Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art [group]   [2010]
London World’s Book Fair [2008 & 2009]

site design by me   [2018]