something that lies outside the main body or group that it is a part of.

a person or thing situated away or detached from the main body or system.

a person or thing differing from all other members of a particular group or set.


Outlier is an online features and illustration project about people who choose to go their own paths despite the risks, challenges and uncertainty.

They lie outside the mainstream.

They‘re situated away from the system.

They differ from other members of society.

They‘re outliers.


About the editor

Joana Partyka is a writer, editor and illustrator from Melbourne by way of Perth.



For commission enquiries, please get in touch via the above email address! 🙃

Illustrations, images and words by Joana Partyka. All rights reserved.