Thursday, March 23, 2023

"Milton Glaser: Pop"

From It's Nice That.

A new book shows Milton Glaser’s impact in the 60s and 70s, from psychedelia and beyond.

Hundreds of Glaser’s works, unseen since their original publication, feature in print once more to show the legendary designer’s portfolio before and after I ❤ NY.

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

The 19th Doug Wright Awards poster


Dwellings creator and 2022 Pigskin Peters winner Jay Stephens designed this year's Doug Wright Awards poster.

The ceremony will take place, Saturday April 29th at 8pm, at the Arts & Letters Club, 14 Elm Street in Toronto.

Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

"So You Thought You Could Retire!" by Graham Harrop

From Northwest Prime Time.

The award-winning Graham Harrop creates cartoons for The Vancouver Sun and Canada’s national newspaper, The Globe and Mail, along with the online comic strip Ten Cats

His work has appeared in Reader’s Digest, National Post, as greeting cards and even as medical specialists’ cards.

Monday, March 13, 2023

Mike Ramirez Finalist 2023 Herblock Prize

From the Herblock Foundation.

To commemorate Herb Block’s legacy, the Foundation awards the annual Herblock Prize for excellence in editorial cartooning.

The Foundation created the Herblock Prize in 2004 to encourage editorial cartooning as an essential tool for preserving the rights of the American people through freedom of speech and the right of expression.

Presented each spring at the Library of Congress, the prize is awarded by The Herb Block Foundation for distinguished examples of editorial cartooning that exemplify the courageous standard set by Herblock and is judged by a panel of outside experts.

The Herblock Prize finalist receives a tax free $7,500 cash award.

Sunday, March 12, 2023

Bill Tidy 1933-2023

From Down the tubes.

Legendary cartoonist William Edward “Bill” Tidy, MBE has died at the age of 89. 

As well as the scores of iconic cartoons he drew for PUNCH, he collaborated to Private Eye, the Daily Mirror and New Scientist.