Wednesday, January 24, 2018

"Laughter in the Dark - Illustrating the Troubles"

From The Irish News.

Cartoon by Gerald Scarfe

A new exhibition which charts the birth and rise of the political cartoon and its use in Northern Ireland will open to the public in Belfast next week.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Drawn to Politics-The Editorial Art of Etta Hulme

From the University of Texas at Arlington.

Newly added to the vast holdings of the Special Collections at the University of Texas at Arlington is the work of long-time Fort Worth Star-Telegram editorial cartoonist Etta Hulme

Gifted to the University from the Hulme family, this collection consists of over ten thousand original cartoons, sketches, and other artwork.

Monday, January 22, 2018

Seyran Caferli Exhibition at the ECC

From the ECC-Kruishoutem website.

Seyran Caferli was born in 1966 in Imishli, Azerbaijan, and had his first cartoon published in the comic magazine Kirpi in 1982. 

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Curtains for Poster For Tomorrow

From Poster For Tomorrow.

2018 marks the 10th and final edition of Poster For Tomorrow in its current form.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

"Our Cartoon President"

Tony Wong in the Toronto Star website.

Showtime’s Our Cartoon President, an animated parody series inspired by a popular running bit on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert will debut on Feb. 11.

Monday, January 15, 2018

"The Unquotable Trump"

Robert Sikoryac in The Globe and Mail.

The idea for The Unquotable Trump came to me in early November, 2016, just a few days before the election.

I was so exhausted and distressed by Donald Trump's outrageous statements as a candidate that I wanted to say something.