Kenny Harrison Illustration

Kenny Harrison is an award winning author and illustrator living in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Born in Flushing, New York, he studied painting and illustration at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. He has created editorial illustrations for Time, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Psychology Today and The Times-Picayune/

As the Features Design Editor and Illustrator at The Times-Picayune, he was part of the newspaper’s 1997 and 2006 Pulitzer Prize winning teams, each receiving the Gold Medal for Public Service.

Kenny’s first children’s book, How I Became Champion of the Universe, was published by Tricycle Press.

His most recent series is published by Candlewick Press:

Hide and Seek Harry: Around the House

Hide and Seek Harry: At the Beach

Hide and Seek Harry: At the Playground

Hide and Seek Harry: At the Farm

Kenny is represented by Kelly Sonnack, of the Andrea Brown Literary Agency.

Kenny may be contacted at