Saturday, June 25, 2016

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Herne Bay Cartoon Festival 2016

From Pro Cartoonists website.

Cartoon by the Independent cartoonist Dave Brown

The fourth Herne Bay Cartoon Festival takes place next month. The festival’s flagship live event will be held, as usual, in the Bandstand on the seafront, on Sunday 31 July.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Gary Groth Explains Why San Diego Comic-Con Sucks

From Seattle Met.

The Fantagraphics founder explains how he brought his comic book company back from the brink—and why San Diego Comic-Con Sucks.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Liza Donnely: Political Cartoon Humour in the 21st Century

From Liza Donnely's website.

In a frank interview, Liza Donnelly tells Varoom! about the changing forms and contents of the political cartoon in the 21st Century, and how she sees it evolve in the future.

Friday, June 17, 2016

The Top 10 Cartoonists in Africa

From This is Africa.

Speak no evil, see no evil, hear no evil: The work of many of the cartoonist featured on this list was graffitied on walls during the Arab Spring.

Africa has some of the best cartoonists on the planet. Like African writers and filmmakers, they help explain the continent to the rest of the world. Some of them are household names across the continent, others are more famous in the country they are based. Whatever distinguishes them, one thing they have in common, as you’ll see below, is talent and lots of it! 

Thursday, June 16, 2016

"A Fine Line: The Caricatures of Anthony Jenkins"

From The Dufferin County Museum & Archives.

The Dufferin County Museum & Archives will host the works of Anthony Jenkins in a retrospective show of his career as a cartoonist and illustrator at the Globe and Mail.
During his four decades with the newspaper, Jenkins caricatured the revered and reviled, as well as the politics, culture, sport and social life of Canada and the world. 

A Fine Line: The Caricatures of Anthony Jenkins
June 25 to August 20
Dufferin County Museum & Archives
936029 Airport Rd (corner of Airport Rd & Hwy. 89)
Mulmur, Ontario
519-941-1114 ext: 4015