Ed Fairburn has created a series of images combining human features and maps and he is Shortlisted for the AOI (Association of Illustrators) Awards in 2013.
Ed Fairburn ,born November 15th 1989 in Southampton, UK. Graduated from CSAD (Cardiff School of Art and Design) in 2012.
Fairburn has enjoyed a startling amount of success and notoriety since completing university in the Summer of 2012. His work has been featured in numerous art magazines, journals and blogs, leading to extensive European and US media attention and quickly earning him a global following. Fairburn appeals to a particularly wide audience, bridging age, gender, and culture gaps”
(2014 press release excerpt courtesy of Sara Melzer)