Poster for "Anti-Gone: A Mixed-Reality Performance"

Bradley of Him     2017     Koyama Press

Anti-Gone: A Mixed-Reality Performance

The Criterion Collection

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 cartoonist and visual artist whose work has has garnered various awards and honors, including a fellowship at The Center for Cartoon Studies. His was recently featured in the Best American Comics and Kramers Ergot anthologies. His first widely published book, Anti-Gone, was a finalist for an LA Times Book Prize, Doug Wright Award, Ignatz Award, and was recently adapted into a live mixed-reality theatrical performance by artist Theo Triantafyllidis that will feature at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. His new book, Bradley of Him, published by Koyama Press, was released in Fall 2019.

Selected Clients

  Art Gallery of Hamilton - Bloomberg View - Boom Studios - Breakdown Press - Casterman - The Criterion Collection - DC Comics - Descant - Dynamite Entertainment - The Globe and Mail - GQ - Image Comics - Jon Rafman Studios - Koyama Press - LA Times Book Festival - The New York Times - Marvel Comics - Moleskine - The Nib - Nike - Novembre Magazine - Pop Montreal - Redbull Music Academy - Sharjah Biennial 14 - Slate - Sled Island - The Walrus - Warner Brothers - Vice - Zeit

Art Gallery of Hamilton
Bloomberg View
Boom Studios
Breakdown Press
Casterman
The Criterion Collection
DC Comics
Descant
Dynamite Entertainment
The Globe and Mail
GQ
Image Comics
Jon Rafman Studios
Koyama Press
LA Times Book Festival The New York Times
Marvel Comics
Moleskine
The Nib
Nike
Novembre Magazine
Pop Montreal
Redbull Music Academy
Sharjah Biennial 14
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]
Ignatz Award "Outstanding Graphic Novel" Nomination for “Anti-Gone”   [2018]
Doug Wright Award "Best Book" Nomination for “Anti-Gone”   [2018]
Pingprizen Award "Best International Book" 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]

Speaking / Research

Concordia University - Visiting Artist Lecture & Workshop for “ArtX” [2020]
Center for Cartoon Studies - Visiting Artist Lecture [2020]
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

Sharjah Biennial 14 - "Punctured Sky" - in collaboration with Jon Rafman - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates [2019]
"THIS IS SERIOUS: Canadian Indie Comics" - Art Gallery of Hamilton - Hamilton, Canada [group]   [2016]
"It's Sticky" - Raum für Illustration - RFI Gallery, Hamburg, Germany [group]   [2019]
The Center for Cartoon Studies, Ten Years of Fellowship - 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]

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