Wednesday, December 28, 2022
Saturday, December 24, 2022
Friday, December 23, 2022
Thursday, December 22, 2022
Reversing an earlier decision, the United States Copyright Office rules that a comic book made using A.I. art is ineligible for copyright protection.
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
From the AAEC website.
It's no secret cartoonists were disappointed when the Overseas Press Club dropped the name of Thomas Nast from their cartooning award.
Now the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists President Kevin Necessary is asking the OPCA to rename the contest after 20th century great Bill Mauldin.
Saturday, December 17, 2022
From The Daily Cartoonist.
The artist who designed NFT digital cards with “amazing ART of Donald Trump’s Life & Career” is Clark Mitchell.
Clark Mitchell has been creating commercial art for years “for iconic brands, including Star Wars, Disney, Lucas Arts, Coca-Cola, Time Magazine and ESPN Magazine – to name a few.”
Monday, December 12, 2022
Friday, December 9, 2022
From Ink Spill.
Lee Lorenz, The New Yorker‘s art editor from 1973-1993, and cartoon editor from 1993-1997, passed away yesterday morning at his home in Easton, Connecticut.
Lee contributed cartoons and covers to The New Yorker for fifty-seven years, from March 8, 1958 through 2015.
Wednesday, December 7, 2022
A decade after Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Tony Auth departed The Inquirer, colleague Signe Wilkinson reflects on his memorable career — and mourns the decimated state of their still-vital profession.
Monday, December 5, 2022
Thursday, December 1, 2022
The underground comix scene, which arose from the counterculture of the 1960s, was not especially supportive of female artists.
One of the few to break through and leave a lasting legacy was Aline Kominsky-Crumb, whose frank, self-lacerating, darkly humorous stories helped inspire generations of visual storytellers and the wider culture.
Word started spreading on social media that Kominsky-Crumb died on Tuesday at her home in France from pancreatic cancer. She was 74.