Chris Judge


Chris is an illustrator, artist and children's picture book author based in Dublin. His work is a mixture of illustration, painting and design, and has appeared in books, advertising, newspapers, magazines, exhibitions and interiors. In 2011 Chris’s first picture book, The Lonely Beast (Andersen Press), was published in Ireland, the UK, the US and across Europe and went on to win the Irish Children's Book of the Year in the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards and has been followed by two Beast sequels as well as other picture book projects including his TiN and Brian Boru series. He illustrated Roddy Doyle's children's book 'Brilliant' and collaborated on books for older children with comedian David O'Doherty including 'Danger is Everywhere!'. His latest book 'Eggcorns: From Bumbum Bees to Jellycopters' started life on Instagram as a fun project over the summer of 2020, eventually being turned into a book featuring 40 hilarious kids mispronunciations from around the world. Chris also creates large-scale artworks including murals and large mosaics including his collaborations with Triskill Design for Stanhope Street School in Dublin and Scoil Bhride in Kildare.