Tezuka Osamu

Animator, mangaka, cartoonist Osamu Tezuka, born November 3, 1928, Toyonaka — died February 9, 1989, Tokyo.  Japanese mangaka, animator, cartoonist, Doctor of Philosophy in medicine (degree received at the Nara Prefectural Medical University in 1961). Osamu Tezuka made a significant contribution to the development of manga and anime. During his career, he created about 500 […]

Mendes Suarez Pedro

Cartoonist, illustrator Pedro Mendes Suarez . An outstanding humorist and cartoonist. Born on March 19, 1946 in Villa Clara, Cuba. He was the editor-in-chief of the humorous weekly Melaito in Villa Clara and president of the UNEAC in the province. He graduated from the Leopoldo Romagnac Provincial School of Plastic Arts in drawing and painting […]

Spargo Donald Nicholas

Cartoonist, animation screenwriter Spargo, Donald Nicholas, British animator-writer-director born in Birmingham, England, on March 16, 1921. Nicholas Spargo was educated at Handsworth Grammar School and went on to study architecture at the Birmingham Art School, being articled to a local architect In 1938. As a member of the Territorial Army, he was called up in […]

Sultanovich Relad

Cartoonist, designer, writer, architect He was born November 01, 1955 in Kladanj. Рublished cartoons since 1978 in a lot of newspapers and magazines of Bosnia and Hercegovina, Croatia and Yougoslavia. He was participant in national and international group exhibitions and humour contests since 2001. His work have been exposed at more than 70 exhibitions all […]

Stelmashonok Sergey

Рainter, designer, cartoonist, writer, journalist Born in 1956 Minsk, Republic of Belarus. He graduated from the Belarusian Academy of Arts in 1978. Started his career in Soviet magazines Parus, Rodnik and Krynitsa. Then there was a job in the newspaper “Stock Exchange and Banks (Belarusian Business Newspaper) ” with frontal illustrations weekly for more than […]

Stoyanov Valentin

Cartoonist, illustrator, designer Born in 1957 in Ukraine in the Luhansk region. Graduated from the Odessa Hydrometeorological Institute as an oceanologist. For the first drawing in the genre of caricature, seventh-grader Stoyanov was almost expelled from school. Wall newspapers with Stoyanov’s drawings in his student years ended up in the “private collections” of teachers. The […]

Steinlen Theophile Alexandre

Artist – anarchist, painter, engraver, illustrator, poster artist, cartoonist, sculptor   Théophile Alexandre Steinlen, born in Lausanne on20 novembre 1859and died in Paris ( 18th arrondissement ) on13 décembre 1923. Théophile Alexandre Steinlen is the son of Samuel Steinlen, an employee of the Post Office of Lausanne, himself the son of Christian Gottlieb (Théophile) Steinlen […]

Steinigans William J.

1883–1918 Cartoonist STEINIGANS, WILLIAM J. (1883-1918) American cartoonist born in New York City in 1883. For practically his whole career—except for contributions to the humorous weekly magazines around the turn of the century—W.J. Steinigans was employed by the Now York World; he joined the staff as a cartoonist at the age of 19. For the […]

Alejandro Sirio

Cartoonist, illustrator He was born in Oviedo (Spain) on October 26, 1890 and his first years of life took place in the Campillín neighborhood of his hometown where, after receiving general education, he graduated in mercantile accounting, at the School of Arts and Crafts of Oviedo. Regarding artistic studies, Sirio always declared himself self-taught. He […]

Cartoonist, children’s writer, illustrator, songwriter Sheldon Allan “Shel” Silverstein ( September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999) was an American poet, singer-songwriter, cartoonist, screenwriter, and author of children’s books. He styled himself as Uncle Shelby in some works. Translated into more than 30 languages, his books have sold over 20 million copies. He was the […]