BOOTH. WALTER R. (18—?-19—?) British cartoonist, animator, conjuror, film producer, director, writer, actor, comedian, special effects creator and mystery man of British films. For a man who did so much in the pioneering period of the British cinema, it is extraordinary how little is known about Walter R. Booth. Between 1899 and 1916 Booth created, […]
Studied at the University of Nicolaus Copernicus in Torun, Poland. faculty of Fine Arts. Participated in several exhibitions of cartoon drawings. Awarded: EROS’88, KAKTUS’89, SATYRYKON’90, ’91 (gold medal),’93, George van Raedmolonck Kartoenale – Belgium. His publications was printed in different newspapers, for example Wyborcza or Szpilki.
Burek, Zlatko (Bourek, Zlatko) (born in 1929) He was born in the town of Slovenska-Pozega (Yugoslavia). Even before graduating from the Zagreb Academy of Arts in 1952, he collaborated with some local magazines, especially closely with the comic and satirical newspaper named Kerempukh. In 1955, he joined Zagrebilm, where he worked as a decorator in […]
BRADSHAW, PERCIVAL VANNER (1878-1965) British cartoonist born in Hackney, London, England, in 1878. Percy V. Bradshaw, who signed his cartoons and strips “P.V.B.,” was educated at Aske’s School at Hatcham. At the age of 14 he became a clerk in an advertising agency and sold his first cartoon to the Boy’s Own Paper, his favorite […]
BROOKS, CHARLES GORDON (1920- ) American political cartoonist born in Andalusia, Alabama, on November 22, 1920. Chuck Brooks was educated in local public schools and attended Birmingham Southern College, which he left in 1941 to attend the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. In Chicago his teacher, Vaughn Shoemaker, taught him editorial cartooning. Brooks enlisted in […]
Steve Brodner (born October 19, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York) is a satirical illustrator and caricaturist working for publications in the US since the 1970s. He is accepted in the fields of journalism and the graphic arts as a master of the editorial idiom. Currently a regular contributor to GQ, The Nation, Newsweek, Washington Post, […]