First Hand — Dublin-based illustrator Conor Nolan on finishing uni, finances and Facebook
Fresh out of uni, Dublin-based illustrator Conor Nolan didn't expect graduate life to be easy. But with a relentless work ethic there wasn't much that could discourage him. After graduating from the National College of Art & Design in 2016, Conor got to spend his first few months as a grad at Facebook, banging out prints in their residency space. Now part of illustration agency and collective, UsFolk in Belfast, he's continuing to build his portfolio of illustration, animation and print work. He tells us about the creative landscape in Dublin, and how he's remained both positive and proactive.
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