The Peep


Mark Conlan on being patient, his love hate relationship with Instagram and helping to make the world a better place

Mark Conlan is an illustrator based in Melbourne, Australia. With a portfolio bursting at the seams with exciting projects for the likes of Adobe, The New York Times, Airbnb and Coco Cola, it’s fair to say that Mark is in demand.

His work focuses on a strong use of character and composition empowered by whimsical and emotional situations; his little happy characters have become signature features of his work. We sat down to talk to him about his career so far, where he finds inspiration and his love hate relationship with Instagram…

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