Thursday, September 1, 2016

Trumped!

From the Independent


Trumped!: An exhibition of original cartoons on Donald Trump, from September 15 to November 2 at the Political Cartoon Gallery, 16 Lower Richmond Road London SW15 1JP.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

World Humor Awards: From a Small to a Great World

From the World Humor Awards website.


The exhibition of the works in competition in the first edition of the World Humor Awards was inaugurated last Wednesday in the stables of the Villa Pallavicino in Busseto, Italy.

140 cartoonists from 51 countries and 70 Italian submitted work under the theme "Climate Change" while 25 foreigners and 20 Italians did the same in the caricature category.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

How Foreign Political Cartoonists Draw Donald Trump

From Politico.

Cartoon by Dan Murphy, Ireland

Click here for cartoons by Ralph Steadman, Ramses Morales, Plantu, DeAdder, Pismestrovic, Rowe, Bertrams, Paresh, Adcock, Christo Komar and Emad Hajjaj.

Monday, August 29, 2016

Refugee detained on Manus Island Wins Award for Courage in Editorial Cartooning

From The Guardian.


An Iranian man currently detained in the Manus Island detention centre has won an international cartooning award for courage.

Ali, who goes by the pen name Eaten Fish, has been detained in Australia’s offshore immigration processing centre for more than three years. The 25-year-old suffers from obsessive compulsive disorder and has been assaulted while in the centre.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Richard Thompson RIP

Gail Rubin in A Good Goodbye.

The Blue Screen of Death by Richard Thompson

The award-winning cartoonist Richard Thompson, widely known for his syndicated comic strip Cul de Sac and Richard’s Poor Almanac cartoons, died of complications from Parkinson’s Disease at the age of 58 on July 27, 2016. A memorial service was held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Saturday, August 27.

Friday, August 26, 2016

‘Floyd Norman: An Animated Life’

From Animation World Network.


Floyd Norman: An Animated Life, the feature-length documentary following the life and career of legendary animator and story artist Floyd Norman by Michael Fiore and Erik Sharkey, makes its theatrical debut with a limited engagement in select cities and day-and-date VOD and digital release on Friday, August 26.

The trailer after the fold: