Saturday, October 1, 2016

St. Just-le-Martel 2016: Bado

Sur le site du Salon.

Dessin tiré du livre Sans dessins du Prophète

The 35th St. Just-le-Martel International Salon of Caricature, Editorial and Gag Cartoons presents, from October 1 to 9, an exhibition of fifty of my international cartoons.
St. Just is situated near the city of Limoges, France.

Friday, September 30, 2016

The 35th St. Just-le-Martel International Salon of Caricature, Editorial and Gag Cartoons

From the Festival website.

Affiche de Coco, lauréate du Prix de l'Humour vache 2015.

The 35th St. Just-le-Martel International Salon of Caricature, Editorial and Gag Cartoons presents, from October 1 to 9, tributes to cartoonists Cabu et Siné, who have died recently, retrospectives of cartoonists Bado and Boligan, exhibitions of recent works from CocoGiboPichon and Samson as well as a review of the year 2016, an exhibition from Cartooning for Peace on the environment and an historic exhibition "Léon Blum: caricature against the Popular Front".

The "Humour Vache" Prize, for the meanest cartoon on show, as well as the Porcelain Prize, for the most poetic cartoon, will be given out on consecutive weekends.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Moroccan cartoonist threatened for cartoon posted by killed Jordanian

From an Agence France Presse dispatch in The Daily Star.

Well-known Moroccan cartoonist Khalid Geddar has asked for police protection after being threatened for reposting a drawing that led to the murder of a Jordanian writer, he said Monday.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Rina Piccolo Leaves "Six Chix"

From Tina's Groove.

A panel by original Six Chix member Ann Telnaes
For those of you who are unfamiliar with Six Chix – it’s a single-panel comic strip shared by six women cartoonists, each assigned a day of the week for the dailies, and alternating on the Sundays.

The cartoonists, in order of weekday appearance are: Isabella Bannerman, Margaret Shulock, Susan Camilleri-Konar, Anne Gibbons, Benita Epstein, and Stephanie Piro.

It is syndicated worldwide by King Features Syndicate.

Rina Piccolo explains why she is leaving the Wednesday's spot:

Monday, September 26, 2016

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus 2016

From Cartoon Crossroads Columbus.

The city-wide festival, set for its first four-day event on October 13-16, 2016 after a well-received two-day show in 2015, will offer nearly seventy-five hours of creator-driven panels, presentations, spotlights and discussions.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Support Campaign for Detained Cartoonist

Cartoon by Ramsés Morales Izquierdo

A request for cartoons to support a cartoonist stuck in one of the worst refugee camps in the world was made by Cartoonists Rights Network International: