Hari Conner is an award-winning comic artist and illustrator based in Edinburgh, UK.

Hari is a graduate of Edinburgh College of Art, and has worked on a wide range of projects from murals to magazines, often combining traditional drawing skills with digital methods.

 

To discuss a project or commission, please email hari.xrc@gmail.com or use the contact form below.

You can also find Hari on TumblrInstagram and Etsy, or read Overworld Comics online here.

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Competitions & Awards

  • 2017 Scottish Independent Comic Book Awards, Best Artist Winner, and runner up in the Up and Coming Talent award.

  • 2016 Deutsche Bank Awards for Creative EnterpriseShortlisted in the Art & Photography category

  • 2012 Album cover design winner, Santiago Street Machine

  • 2011 Imagined Cities comic anthologyLondon Print Studio exhibition and publication

Exhibitions

  • Group Exhibitions:

    • 2017 'Colour anthropology', Light Grey Art Lab, Minneapolis USA

    • 2016 ‘Inner Landscapes’ City Art Centre, Edinburgh

    • 2015 ‘Night Swimmers’
      Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh

    • 2015 ‘Famous Faces’ Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

    • 2014 ‘French Film Festival UK’ Filmhouse, Edinburgh

  • 2009 Solo Exhibition ‘Thoughts on Paper’ Red Bluff Art Gallery, California, USA

 

 

Previous work

Design & editorial

  • Art and layout editor, illustration and cover design for EU:Sci Magazine, 2014-2015
  • Editorial illustrations for The Student newspaper, 2011-14
  • Publicity Officer for Edinburgh University Wind Band, 2014-15, including design for programmes, tickets, posters, online publicity and T-shirt designs.
  • Head of Design, posters, graphics and illustrations for monthly publications, Other Sounds Society, 2011-12
  • Website graphics, poster design and illustration for clients including Verismo Theatre, Durham University, 
  • Illustrations selected for publications including Black & Blue, 9th Art Magazine, ASH maga(zine), Daisy Girl zine, X zine for Embassy Gallery

 

Concept art & character design

  • Character design & animation backgrounds for Shakehaus productions, 2016
  • Concept art & character design for The Devil’s Outlaw live action film, Cinatura productions, 2013-2014