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Tsarev Nikolay

Cartoonist, illustrator He was born on July 6, 1953 in Polonnoe, Khmelnitsky region, Ukraine. In his school years, he was inspired by Yugoslavian (from the Jez magazine) and Polish (from the magazines such as Szpilki, Karuzela) humorist artists and started to draw cartoons. By that time, his works were published for the first time in […]

Guillaume Albert

Cartoonist, illustrator, poster artist Albert Guillaume (14 February 1873 – 10 August 1942) was a French painter and caricaturist. Born in Paris, France, Albert Guillaume became a leading caricaturist during the Belle Époque. While remembered for his poster art, Guillaume also did oil paintings such as “Soirée parisienne,” a portrait of Parisian dinner society. He […]

Genn Roman

The cartoonist Roman Genn (born May 17, 1972, Moscow) is an American artist. He is most well known for his illustrations for the conservative magazine National Review, of which he is a contributing editor. Genn grew up in Moscow and moved to the United States in 1991. While living in the USSR he was repeatedly […]

Geisel Theodor Seuss (Dr. Seuss)

Cartoonist, children’s writer, illustrator Theodor Seuss Geisel (/ˈsɔɪs/ Listeni/ˈɡaɪ.zəl/; March 2, 1904 – September 24, 1991) was an American writer and illustrator best known for authoring popular children’s books under the pen name Dr. Seuss (/suːs/). His work includes several of the most popular children’s books of all time, selling over 600 million copies and […]

Wei’s Zhang

Cartoonist Born in Zhongshan in Guangdong Province, The People’s Republic of China on September 23, 1960. He is one of the advisors of the New Chinese Cartoon Research Association; a chairman of the Cartoonist Association of Hunan Province and a chief at the radio station. He was also a judge of the National Cartoon Contest, […]

Bourgeois Alberic

  Cartoonist, comic artist French-Canadian cartoonist born in Montreal, Quebec, on November 29, 1876. Alberic Bourgeois won first prize at his graduation from the Montreal School of Fine Arts in 1899; the following year he left for the United States to pursue his studies at the Boston School of Art. During his stay in Boston […]

Bradley Luther Daniels

Cartoonist, journalist, illustrator American cartoonist born in New Haven, Connecticut, on September 29, 1853. Luther Bradley moved with his family to Chicago in 1857 and received his early education at Lake Forest Academy and Northwestern University; he attended Yale University until 1875, when he began to work in his father’s real estate office. In 1882 […]

Brown (Buck) Robert

Сartoonist, painter Robert “Buck” Brown was born Bobby Brown on February 3, 1936 in the “Browntown” suburb of Morrison, Tennessee. His parents, Doris Lemmings Brown and WPA worker Michael Fate Brown, separated when Brown was five years old. Moving to Chicago, Brown attended A.O. Sexton Elementary School and Englewood High School. At Englewood, Brown placed second […]

Brandt Gustav

Cartoonist, poster artist Born in the free city of Hamburg on June 2,1861. Like Wilhelm Scholz, whose principal successor he became, Gustav Brandt had a career completely dedicated to the Berlin satirical magazine Kladderadatsch. In the early decades of the magazine’s history, that is, from 1848 to about 1880, Scholz worked almost unaided, but in […]

Bordallo Raphael

Cartoonist, graphic artist, illustrator, comic artist, poster artist, ceramist, actor Born in Lisbon, Portugal, on March 21, 1846. Rafael Bordallo was born into a family of artists—his father, brothers and sons distinguished themselves in engraving, painting, sculpture, drawing, and the decorative and ceramic arts. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts from 1868 to 1874. […]

Bartolomei Belniac

Cartoonist, graphic artist He was born in 1974. Graduate of an advertising school in Katowice. He graduated from the Art College at the Higher Pedagogical School in Częstochowa (Poland). He was engaged in the traditional graphic studio of Mr. R. Osadchy. Debut in the press: 1998 – daily newspaper Gazeta Krakowska. Cooperates: Semestr, Gazeta Krakowska, […]

Becer Emre

Cartoonist, designer He was born in 1957 in Ankara. He studied graphic art at the State College of Applied Arts in Istanbul, from which he graduated in 1980. In 1981-1983 he worked as an art director in Austria and then after returning to Turkey he received a master’s degree in the Academia. He displayed his […]

Witte Bert

1943-2012 Cartoonist, illustrator He was born in Apeldoorn in 1943. He studied at the Academy of Arts in Rotter. He worked as an artist in youth magazines. He taught in high school between 1969 and 1989. Member of the Dutch Cartoon Association De Tulp (Secretary FECO). Bert published 75 books, cartoons, 6 calendars, illustrated 51 […]

Bersani Andrea

Cartoonist, graphic artist, graphic designer, illustrator Born on March 7, 1955. He is laureate of a number of cartoon contests in Italy, Yugoslavia, Romania, Argentina, Brazil, Dubai, Russia.

Belortadzha Medi

Cartoonist He was born on March 8, 1967 in Albania. He graduated from the Fine Arts Institute in Tirana. He published his first cartoon in 1988 and since then his works have appeared in numerous newspapers and magazines at home and abroad. He was a free artist and concentrated mainly on caricatures and illustrations. His […]

Budd Charles

Cartoonist, illustrator He was born on February 14, 1859 in South Schodack, USA. Budd received art training from the Hudson River Institute, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and the Art Students League. In 1885 he became an illustrator of children’s books and magazines in Philadelphia. In 1890 he moved to New York, becoming a […]

Baba Noboru

1927-2001 Cartoonist, illustrator, comic artist, poster artist He was born in Sannohe (Japan). After graduating from high school came under military call, served in the Imperial Navy. After the establishment of peace, he took part in the development of land in the mountainous area of ​​Iwate Prefecture, but gave up after a year and returned […]

Auth Tony

Cartoonist He was born in Akron, Ohio, USA on May 7, 1942. Tony Auth moved to California with his family in 1949. He grew up in Los Angeles and majored in biological illustration at UCLA, graduating in 1965. While studying in college, he collaborated to campus publications, and even after graduation he drew for the campus […]

Arcimboldo Guiseppe

1527-1593 Cartoonist, painter Born in Milan, Italy; he was a disciple and pupil of Leonardo da Vinci. He worked on the Milan cathedral. In 1562 he went to Prague as a titular portrait painter of the Imperial court. For 27 years he tirelessly depicted the faces, tastes and manners of the emperors Ferdinand I, Maximilian […]