Edmund Iffland is an emerging artist, and graphic designer/illustrator practicing in Sydney, Australia. Iffland’s work is multi-disciplinary, working as a freelance designer in illustration, graphic design, storyboarding, infographics, script writing, video editing, as well as puppet and prop design. Iffland has worked for local and international clients such as Comedy Central, Flying Bark Productions, Network TEN, BMF and many more.
In 2009 he was awarded a residency at Hazelhurst Gallery, Gymea, developing his exhibition, ‘Well Suited’ (2009). He has since showcased his works at a variety of gallery spaces, including the solo exhibition Recent Works (2009) at Gallery8, The Rocks, and as part of the group exhibition Shelf Life (2010 – 2011) at Delmar Gallery, Ashfield. In 2010 Edmund was a finalist in the Bald Archies portraiture prize. Edmund was a semi-finalist in the 2012 Doug Moran Prize for portraiture with his portrait of David Collins (Umbilical Brothers, Upside Down Show). His art practice grows as he is currently working on two illustrated literary works as well as furthering his passion for portraiture.
Iffland has completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts/Arts at the College of Fine Arts and UNSW, majoring in Painting & Drawing and Theatre & Performance.