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. 

Friday, January 12, 2018

"Trump's ABC"

From Fantagraphics.


The Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Ann Telnaes has over the last 20 years skewered injustice, inequality, sham, hypocrisy, racism, misogyny, and corruption with her incendiary combination of elegance, wit, and moral suasion.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

New Location for the San Francisco Cartoon Art Museum

From the Cartoon Art Museum website.


After a two-year hiatus, the Cartoon Art Museum is moving to its' new location at 781 Beach Street, near Ghirardelli Square, Aquatic Park and the Cable Car Terminus.

The Museum will be open to the public with a first round of exhibitions:

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

CPJ announces Press Oppressors awards

From the Committee to Protect Journalists.


Amid the public discourse of fake news and President Trump's announcement via Twitter about his planned "fake news" awards ceremony, CPJ is recognizing world leaders who have gone out of their way to attack the press and undermine the norms that support freedom of the media. 

Monday, January 8, 2018

KAL updates his website

From KAL's website.


After a decade, KAL's website has been radically redesigned and relaunched. It features a user-friendly and regularly updated portfolio and blog.

Friday, January 5, 2018

I wish I'd drawn... (45)

... this cartoon by Tim Campbell of the Washington Post News Service & Syndicate.


UPDATE

It turns out that Kal (Kevin Kallaugher) came with the same idea:

Thursday, January 4, 2018

The Not Yorker

From The Not Yorker.

City Life by Istvan Banyai

The Not Yorker is a collection of declined or late cover submissions to The New Yorker, curated by illustrators who love and admire traditional cover illustration. 

This is a site for celebrating cover art, and great ideas that didn't make it.

We encourage illustrators to submit their rejected covers here, so that they might have the opportunity to be rejected by us as well.

This site is not officially affiliated with The New Yorker.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Aislin at 50: The finale of a year-long cartoon celebration

From The Montreal Gazette.

Photograph of silver ring worn by longtime Montreal Gazette cartoonist Terry Mosher.

This is the last column in Terry Mosher’s year-long series Aislin at 50

Starting this week, Aislin will be reducing his output to one original editorial cartoon per week on Saturdays. 

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

"OppArt" in The Nation

From The Nation —October 2, 2017


Long a home to quality accountability journalism, The Nation has broadened its horizons in this unprecedented political moment with OppArt, a series of artistic dispatches from the front lines of resistance.