Tezuka Osamu

Animator, manga painter, 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 […]


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 […]



Valov Konstantin Moscow, Russia 10.12.1960 – 16.09.2016 Cartoonist, illustrator, photographer L.A.Kosta was born in 1960. Moved to USA in 1991 from Russia. Presently designing animation for Six Point Harness/MTV. Appeared in Chicago Tribune and Washington Post. Sought after by Paramount Pictures/Nickelodeon/Klasky-Csupo and for Columbia Tristar/Sony Pictures to work on various projects. For several years worked […]





Sixta George

1909-1986 Cartoonist American cartoonist born in Chicago, Illinois, on March 13, 1909. George Sixta went to school in his native Chicago. While in high school, he took classes at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, where he worked under Everett Lowry (1927-28). In 1929 Sixta joined the art staff of the Chicago Times, contributing gag […]


Sergeev Vyacheslav Dmitrievich

Cartoonist, illustrator. Born in Podolsk in 1941. In 1969 he graduated from the Moscow Polygraphic Institute. He collaborated with publishing houses “Malysh”, “Detskaya Literatura”, worked in the children’s magazine “Murzilka” for many years. Since 1999 he began to draw and publish the cartoons. Among the books illustrated by the artist – a fairy tale “The […]


Selcuk Turhan

Cartoonist, comic artist Born in Milas/Turkey in 1922 His first cartoon was published in the newspaper “TÜTksózii” in 1941. As he was permanently drawing for the most famous satire magazine of the day ”Akbaba’, he also published cartoons in the magazines “Aydede”, “Yon”, “Devrim Omegi’ and for the daily newspapers, Yeni istanbul, Milliyet and Akam. […]




Souter David Henry

(1862-1935) Cartoonist, writer-playwright, illustrator Australian cartoonist born in Aberdeen, Scotland, in 1862. In the Bulletin newspaper’s early development, artist contributors were slow in coming, but gradually in the 1890s a renowned band of artists was attracted to its pages. In one decade artists such as D.H. Souter, Frank Mahony, George Lambert, Percy Spence, A.H. Fullwood, […]




Dos Santos Antonio Manuel

Cartoonist, illustrator, teacher, journalist Born in V.N. de Gala, (1968), now living in Gatab, Amarante. Illustrator of several classroom books for publishers such as Porto Editora and Edicoes Nova Gaia. Teacher since 1994 (Drawing). Contributor of the Newspaper O Reporter do Marao. Solo exhibitions: School EB 2,3 of Toutosa Traditional restaurant Quelha Library of the […]


Savkov Ilian

Сartoonist Born 1961 in Kritchim, Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Editorial cartoonist for Standart Daily Bulgaria. Working cartoons, drawings and painting. Inspired by abstract art. Awards in cartoon contests: 2015: Zemun, Serbia: Zemun International Salon Of Caricature: First Prize 2013: World Press Cartoon, Sintra, Portugal: Honourable Mention 2010: Gabrovo, Bulgaria: Annual Award of the House of Humour 2008: […]






Reznichek von Ferdinand

Cartoonist Ferdinand Freiherr von Řezníček was an Austrian painter, caricaturist, and illustrator. Born to a noble Austrian family of Czech descent, he was a half-brother of composer Emil von Řezníček. Von Řezníček’s father was a military officer, and became a cavalry officer before following his artistic inclinations. In 1888, he set up an art studio […]


Revere Paul

Cartoonist, sil¬versmith Paul was born in Boston. Paul Revere was primarily a silversmith, but his versatil¬ity was amazing: he experimented with transferring silverwork techniques to copperplate; he engraved some of the earliest American cartoons: his activities as revolutionist, propagandist and patriot are well documented; he manufactured gunpowder, discovered the process for rolling sheet copper and […]


Raczkowski Marek

Cartoonist, artist He graduated from the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts. He was engaged in painting, poster, scenography. As a cartoonist he made his debut in 1992. Marek Raczkowski’s name is connected with two respected Polish magazines – with Politika, where he published his works since 1993, and with another weekly magazine, Pshekrui. http://perevodika.ru






Paul Bruno

Cartoonist, architect, graphic artist, designer Paul was born in Seifhennersdorf, a village in rural Saxony, in 1874. His father was an independent tradesman, craftsman, and dealer in building materials. At twelve years old Paul left Seifhennersdorf for Dresden, where he briefly attended Gymnasium before entering a teacher’s training school. By 1892 he was determined to […]


Pascin Julius

Cartoonist, painter Julius Mordecai Pincas known as Pascin (pronounced: [pas.kin]; erroneously French: [pas.kɛ̃] or [pa.sɛ̃]),Jules Pascin, or the “Prince of Montparnasse”, was a Bulgarian artist known for his paintings and drawings. He later became an American citizen. His most frequent subject was women, depicted in casual poses, usually nude or partly dressed. Pascin was educated […]






Neyestani Touka

Cartoonist Touka Neyestani, (born 1960 in Shahrood, Iran) is an Iranian political cartoonist who lives in Toronto, Canada. He is the brother of Mana Neyestani, who is also a cartoonist. Neyestani collaborates with more than 40 newspapers in Iran, he also does cartooning for “Nebel Spalter”, a weekly printed in Switzerland. He has participated in several international cartoon exhibitions taking place in […]


Neyestani Mana

Cartoonist, illustrator, comic book artist Mana Neyestani (born 1973 in Tehran) is an Iranian cartoonist, illustrator, and comic book creator. His work appears internationally in economic, intellectual, political and cultural magazines. He is particularly known for his work for reformist papers in Iran and Persian language websites Radio Zamaneh, Tavaana: E-Learning Institute for Iranian Civil Society, and IranWire. He is also well-known because of his […]



Muslih Muhammad

Cartoonist The artist was born in 1971 and his first published cartoons appeared in press in 1986. He was a member of Indonesia Cartoonist Association “Pakarti” and the Kaliwungu Cartoonist Association “Kokkang”. He had participated in a number of national and international competitions where he had won various awards. Some of these awards were: Mention […]





MOSHER CHRISTOPHER TERRY

Caricaturist Born in Ottawa. Ontario, on November 11, 1942. Christopher Mosher grew up in Toronto. Ontario. He attended several schools, including the Ontario College of Art in Toronto and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Quebec City. Serious painting was his goal, and when he drew caricatures of tourists he signed himself “Aislin” (Gaelic for “dream”), […]




Henry-Bonaventure Monnier

Сaricaturist, playwright and actor Henry-Bonaventure Monnier (7 June 1799 in Paris – 3 January 1877) After studying at the Lycée Bonaparte, he frequented the workshops of Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson and Antoine-Jean Gros. He installed himself in London in 1822 and returned to France 5 years later. His meetings with Alexandre Dumas, Théophile Gautier, Stendhal, Eugène Sue, […]




Mlechko Andrzej

Cartoonist, illustrator Andrzej Mlechko is the author of more than twenty thousand drawings and illustrations published in dozens of newspapers and magazines. There were 46 collections of his works – books and albums. The artist’s work was presented at 125 individual exhibitions in Poland and 30 abroad. In 1983, he opened his author’s gallery in […]






Torkaman Rahmani Amir Reza

Сartoonist Born 1 august 1992 in Tehran Education: Master of Civil Engineering, Road and Transportation, Islamic Azad University Tehran North Branch Start drawing cartoons and caricature since 2003 Cartoon and Caricature Awards: • First Prize of the Workshop for Blessing in portraite design (2008) • First Prize of the Workshop for Arts and Creativity in […]



25. INTERNATIONAL CARTOON EXHIBITION ZAGREB 2020

25. INTERNATIONAL CARTOON EXHIBITION ZAGREB 2020 A. PARTICIPATION The organizer of the 25th International cartoon exhibition ZAGREB 2020 is the Croatian Cartoonist Association. The festival is opened for everyone regardless of nationality, age, sex, or profession. B.THEME CUISINE (gastronomy, cooking, chefs, restaurants, catering …) C. ENTRIES Conditions of entry: 1. Original works and digital artworks […]





Blaževski Tode Risto. ABOUT THE MOST COMMON MISTAKES MADE BY CARICATURISTS IN THEIR CREATIVE WORK AND THEIR INFLUENCE IN THE ARTISTIC VALUES OF THE CARICATURE

ABOUT THE MOST COMMON MISTAKES MADE BY CARICATURISTS IN THEIR CREATIVE WORK AND THEIR INFLUENCE IN THE ARTISTIC VALUES OF THE CARICATURE Among the multitude of visual sensations in the world of art, the caricature in all its forms, is one of the most displayed appearances in the printed and other mediums for mass communication. […]




Murillo Ferreol

Cartoonist, illustrator Born in 1956, Alajuela Costa Rica Studied graphic desing and ilustration at the University of Costa Rica, Participed in International Cartoon Contest in Germany, Switzerland, Mexico, Brazil, Spain, Bulgaria, U.S.A., Israel, Serbia, Ukraine, Romania, Italy and Japan. AWARDS: 1989,1991,1992 Germany; 1996 Switzerland; 2003 Japan; 2004 Israel 2006 Israel and Serbia.









Kazantsev Mikhail

Cartoonist, businessman, psychologist Mikhail Kazantsev was born in 1964 in Leningrad. He spent his childhood in a small polar town. This contributed to the development of imagination, craving for reading books and drawing. The first children’s discovery about himself – amazing ability to visualize. Reading books, Mikhail sank into a kind of trance state in […]
































Billevich Victor Vsevolodovich

Cartoonist Billevich Victor Vsevolodovich was born on May 16, 1947, in Leningrad. In 1965 he graduated from the Leningrad Electrotechnical Institute of Communications named after M. A. Bonch-Bruevich. He worked as an engineer. He was the captain of the institute team of KVN, which gave impetus to further creative activity. From 1965 to 1975 he […]


Bespalov Yuri Vasilievich

Cartoonist, artist, local historian. He was born in the city of Semipalatinsk, he graduated from the History Department of Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov, and after completing his studies at Moscow State University, he lived and worked in Pushchino, Moscow Region. He taught regional history and cultural studies at the Pushchino branch of […]












Karakas Damir

Cartoonist, writer, journalist, playwright, theater director Damir Karakaš (Damir Karakas) was born in 1967 in the village of Plašćica in Lika, the mountainous region of Croatia. After studying agronomy, law, and journalism in Zagreb he was reporting for Croatian daily newspaper Večernji list, later becoming a reporter from war-fronts in Croatia, Bosnia, and Kosovo. In […]


Musa Kayra

Cartoonist, graphic artist, poster artist, photographer, animator Born in Cyprus, Musa Kayra started drawing cartoons in 1979. His caricatures were published in magazines and newspapers; Yeni Düzen, Söz, Kurtuluş, Kıbrıs Postası, Akrep, Ortam, Halkın Sesi, Olay, Kıbrıs Sanat and Toplum Postası (London). He exhibited his own cartoons in Bremen (Germany) once, in Cyprus twelve times; […]


Cavalcanti Lailson de Holanda

Сartoonist, caricaturist, comic book designer, musician, publicist, journalist Specialist in graphic humor, he is a curator of theme festivals and researcher. He has numerous works published in Brazil and Spain, including adaptations of classics of Portuguese and Brazilian literature to comics. He began publishing his drawings in the United States, where he received the Award […]


Zimka Ondrej

Cartoonist, illustrator, painter, writer Ondrej Zimka born November 29, 1937, in Turzovka on Kysuciach. After graduating in 1964, the Academy of Fine Arts in Bratislava, Department of Painting and general product design (prof. P. Matejka, J. Chovan), was working in the capital. The theme of his cartoons were the motives of village myths, legends. Fairies, […]


Zabransky Vlasta

Cartoonist, painter, drawer, illustrator Painter, graphic artist, illustrator, cartoonist and aphorist living in Brno, Czech Republic. The crucial part of his creation of cartoons however published in Slovakia in the sixties and the first half of seventies in magazines Rohac and Kulturny zivot. His original approach fundamentally affected the level of Slovak cartooning. www.cartoongallery.eu




Marcio Dil

Cartoonist Graduated in architecture. He has been dedicated to graphic humor since 1971. He published his works in the newspapers and magazines Pasquim, O Globo, Última Hora, Folha de Londrina, JB, MAD, Butts, OPasquim21, 360º Communication. Awarded at the Ecovision Festival of ecological cartoons – Lille, France; at the Humor Festival of Ancona, Italy; at […]






D’Avgustino Tony

Сartoonist, writer, illustrator, animator, director, actor and sociologist. He was educated in the field of sociology of art. He created a series of illustrations and animations in 2D format. He collaborates with the leading publishing houses in Brazil: Abril, Globo, Scale, and many others. Publishes caricatures and illustrations in the Folha de Sao Paulo. He […]


Gomez Felipe Galindo (Feggo)

Cartoonist, illustrator, animator Born in Cuernavaca, Mexico. He has participated in numerous exhibitions worldwide and has held nineteen solo shows, including a traveling exhibition about the twining of Mexican and New York cultures, called Manhatitlan. His award-winning animations include The Manhatitlan Chronicles and shorts for MTV’s Liquid Television. In addition, he is the author of […]




Hule Hanusic

Cartoonist, illustrator, technical editor Husejin Hanusic, in the world of caricature known under Pseudonym “Hule”, was born 1953 in Bijeljina, Bosnia, and Herzegovina. In 1972 he moved to the town of Brcko, where he worked as a teacher in several different schools. From 1987 he was employed in the local newspaper “Graditelj ” (later “Brcanske […]


Kaminsky Leonid Davidovich

Cartoonist, graphic artist, poster artist, architect, editor, journalist Leonid Davidovich Kaminsky was born on April 27, 1931, in Kalinkovichi in the Gomel region. He graduated from the Leningrad Civil Engineering Institute in 1954 and the Moscow Polygraphic Institute in 1966. Member of the creative unions of St. Petersburg: writers, artists, journalists, theatrical figures. The main […]







Allahyarova Wafa

Cartoonist illustrator Allahyarova-Jafarova Wafa Ibrahim Gizi was born in 1965 in the city of Baku. In 1984, she graduated from the Azerbaijan State Technical School. As UNICEF she participated in the organization of social and cultural life of the country. She also conducted free training programs and lessons, collaborated with magazines, created miniatures, cartoons, illustrations, […]


Aimbetov Nuran Ryskeldinovich

Cartoonist, graphic artist, illustrator, graphic designer. Born on March 13, 1958, in Karabulak, Taldykorgan region, the Republic of Kazakhstan. He graduated from the art and graphic department of the Shymkent State Pedagogical University. In 1979-86 he worked as a teacher of drawing and painting at a specialized art school in Taldykorgan. He worked as an […]



Suratno

A freelance cartoonist. Was born in Semarang, Indonesia in 1963. His cartoons are published at some Indonesian newspapers and magazines For international competition he has participated in several international cartoon contest: Honorable mention GOLDEN KEG 2017 Slovakia SPECIAL PRIZE CARICATUR PHILOSOPHY WANG YANG MING 2017 China Certificate list selected Humour at Gura humorului 2017 Rumania […]






Balázs-Piri Balázs

Cartoonist, drawer, electrical engineer. He held an engineering degree from the Budapest University of Technology. He was honored as an autodidact artist. From 1958 his drawings and caricatures appeared in Hungarian and foreign newspapers, albums, anthologies. From 1964 he worked for Ludas Matyi and then for New Ludas Matyi. He also dealt with book printing […]


Ghafarizadeh Behzad

Cartoonist, illustrator Born in 1983 in Tehran, Iran, and grew up in an art-centered family. He graduated from the University of Quebec (École de technologie supérieure , Montreal) and received his PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering. In 2006, Ghafarizadeh’s first individual cartoon exhibition was held in the “Iranian House of Cartoon” in Tehran. His works […]


Soheili Amir

Cartoonist Was born in Sanandaj, Iran. He continued his education until a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry field at the University of Firoozabad, Shiraz; where he graduated. His interest in cartoon art became more apparent after graduation, and his cartoons were published in a newspaper called Sirwan every week. Since 2009, he has professionally published his […]






The Principles of Caricature, British Journal of Medical Psychology

I CLASSICAL or academic psychology, though concerned in large measure with perception and sensation, fields that are familiar ground to the artist, added comparatively little to our understanding of art (as indeed it added comparatively little to the historical and social sciences). At first this is rather surprising, but it becomes comprehensible when we remember […]


Cartoon is a satirical or humorous drawing..

Cartoon is a satirical or humorous drawing on social-political or everyday life matters drawn with the purpose of revealing, ridiculing and criticizing any event or any person. Objective negative features of characters and also their typical peculiarities are shown more sharply in cartoon by means of caricature and grotesque. The word “caricature” derives from the […]




Mickwitz Camilla

Cartoonist, animator, scriptwriter, illustrator Born in Helsinki, Finland. Aside from another woman—Tove Jansson— Camilla Mickwitz is probably the Finnish cartoonist best known internationally. She studied from 1955 to 1958 at the Helsinki University of Arts and worked in advertising before becoming a freelance artist in 1969. She now works on films, books and illustrations for […]










Lear Edward

Cartoonist, illustrator, poet Born in Ilighgate Village, London. England, on May 12. 1812. Known mostly for his literary nonsense in poetry and prose and especially his limericks, a form he popularized. His principal areas of work as an artist were threefold: as a draughtsman employed to illustrate birds and animals; making colored drawings during his […]



Luczynski Slawomir

Cartoonist, caricaturer, illustrator Born in 1953 in Pabianice, Poland. He was in the Association of Polish Cartoonists. He worked as a satirist for several Polish newspapers and magazines. Drawing cartoons is his job. He also did book illustrations. He had presented his works at over 97 individual exhibitions in Poland and over 200 group exhibitions […]


Leech John

Cartoonist, illustrator He is best known for his work for Punch, a humorous magazine for a broad middle-class audience, combining verbal and graphic political satire with light social comedy. Leech catered to contemporary prejudices, such as anti-Americanism and anti-Semitism and supported acceptable social reforms. Leech’s critical yet humorous cartoons on the Crimean War help shape […]



Либин Рональд

Карикатурист Рональд Либин, известный под псевдонимом «Бинг», родился 15-го февраля 1942-го года в Остенде, Бельгия. Когда ему было 14 лет, его родители отдали его в частную художественную школу «Лирман» в Брюгге. После окончания учёбы он был сразу зачислен на второй курс Королевской академии изящных искусств в городе Гент, которую окончил с отличием. На протяжение своей […]



Levering Albert

Cartoonist, illustrator, architect Born in Hope, Indiana, in 1869. Albert Levering studied architecture with his father and art in Munich, Germany. After his training, he became an architect, working for eight years before transforming his architect’s table into a cartoonist’s drawing board. Levering displayed great talent and real native humor; he worked successively for the […]



Bustos Edilio Abelardo

Cartoonist, illustrator, poster artist, journalist Born in 1944 in Bermejo, prov. De San Juan. Autodidact. He started by painting posters, then sketched notices in the Tribuna newspaper. But his vocation was to draw cartoons. Travel to Buenos Aires where he collaborates with several publishers and advertising agencies. The relationship with Dante Quinterno (Revista Paturuzú), years […]


Bojat Vjekoslav

Cartoonist, graphic designer, journalist, scientist Born in 1960 in Pluzine, Montenegro. Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina) in 1983. Lives in Podgorica, Montenegro. Engaged in graphic design, illustration, cartoons, research and educational work, journalism and photography. More cartoons festival participant and winner of awards. He had a string of […]


Dovnikovich Borivoi (Bordeaux)

Cartoonist, designer, animator Born in 1930 in Osiekke. After school, he moved to Zagreb and enrolled in the Academy of Fine Arts, which has never finished. At the same time he started to study a caricature, illustration, graphic design and comics. His cartoons have become constantly appear on the Zagreb magazine “Kerempuh” and Belgrade “Jež”. […]



Bliss Harry

Сartoonist, illustrator, sculptor Bliss grew up in New York State in an artistic family. There are eleven working visual artists in his immediate and extended family. Bliss studied painting at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and illustration at theUniversity HYPERLINK “https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_the_Arts,_Philadelphia” HYPERLINK “https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_the_Arts,_Philadelphia” HYPERLINK “https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_the_Arts,_Philadelphia” of the Arts, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts […]




Aykanat Ahmet

Cartoonist Born in 1950 in Turkey. A philosophy graduate and a university instructor, Aykanat is involved in publishing cartoons since 1969. He has worldwide recognition in several contests, exhibitions and festivals. He is involved in developing and applying cartoon education programs and workshops for early to mid grade school children. He has published three cartoon […]


Ares (Arístides Esteban Hernández Guerrero)

Cartoonist, illustrator, animator Born in Havana 1963. His education included the study of medicine (Graduated in 1987) and psychiatry (Graduated in 1993). His first cartoon was published in 1984 Ares has made oil paintings and animated films; he currently works in Havana as a freelance artist and illustrator (mainly children’s books). His works have been […]





Besslich Winfried

Cartoonist Born in 1951 in Trier, Germany. Lives in Reitlinger. He studied graphic design, art and religious studies. Works as a cartoonist, graphic designer and teacher. Participated in exhibitions in Trier, Tübingen, Reutlingen, Luxembourg, Ludwigsburg, Schwäbisch Gmünde, Cologne, Studtgart, London, Tokyo, Haifa, Taipei, Seoul, Istanbul, Skopje, Tehran, Madrid, Brussels, Rome, Portou, Anu, Brau, Andes, Anderson, […]



Milic Slobodan

Сartoonist, drawer, director and animator Finished Zemun gymnasium. He studied architecture and art history, but did not graduate. He published his first comic stripes in Kekec in 1957 and continued in Jeju, Politikin Zabavnik, Little Jeju, Children’s newspaper, Smiling newspapers, Veseloj svesci, Politika, Vidicima, Mladosti, Maslačku … Short comics were published in France, Italy, and […]



Prokopljevic Jovan

Cartoonist, caricaturist, architect Born in 1940. Received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Belgrade Faculty of Architecture (1967) and worked as an architect. First caricature was his hobby, but then he was hired by Politika in 1994 and contributed to the paper until 2010. With Zemun cartoonist Predrag Koraksić Corax and others, Prokopljević worked […]



Otas Nikola

Cartoonist, illustrator, sculptor Born in 1960 the village of Deliblato in Serbia. Attended navy school in Split and worked as a navy officer (submariner). Later studied art. Since 1980 draws cartoons. Took part on many cartoon festivals and has been awarded by several prizes. Also doing illustrations and caricatural sculptures. https://www.animalcartoon.net/karikaturisti/Nikola%20Otas/Otash.html



Lipiec Jerzy (Eliot)

Cartoonist, illustrator Graduated from the School of Wood Industry in Zwierzyniec, he studied Polish at the Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin. He made his debut in Konfrontacjach, a student addition to Kuriera Lubelskiego. He published his works in such issues as Polityka, Radar, Tu i teraz, Tygodnik Demokratyczny, Szpilki, Rzeczywistość, Karuzela. From the beginning of […]






Radlov Nikolay

Cartoonist, art critic, teacher, painter, drawer Born in Saint Petersburg. His ancestors hail from Radlo, Czech Republic, which image was placed at their noble family arms. His grandfather was a philologist, his father was managing Public library in Petrograd. His mother, born as Davydova, was Vrubel`s cousin. Radlov graduated from the classic department of Anneschule […]





Gabrovo Humour Biennial

biennial humorhouse@globcom.net CALL FOR ENTRY Dear artists, The organizers of the 24th Gabrovo Biennial of Humour and Satire in Art invite you to contribute your edgy takes on the concept of the public sphere. The exhibition will present contemporary art and cartoons addressing the following topics: public space public art public debate public broadcasting public […]





Covarrubias Duclaud José Miguel

Cartoonist, painter, illustrator ethnograph Miguel Covarrubias also known as José Miguel Covarrubias Duclaud was a Mexican painter, caricaturist, illustrator, ethnologist and art historian. José Miguel Covarrubias Duclaud was born 22 November 1904 in Mexico City. After graduating from the Escuela Nacional Preparatoria at the age of 14, he started producing caricatures and illustrations for texts […]












Cakmak Huseyin

Cartoonist Born in 1964 in Nicosia, Cyprus. He began to draw cartoons in 1976. Solo exhibitions: 1983 in Nicosia, 2002 in Osijeka, 2002 Turkey, 2003 Poland. Published in a number of newspapers and magazines in Cyprus (Yeni Duzen, Bozkurt, Ortam, Genclik, Ozgurluk, Kibris Postasi, Soz, Xaravgi, Akrep, Nokta Kibns, Lololo, Yesil Ada, Vatan, Kibrisli, Avrupa, […]





Ignat Mihai

Cartoonist The artist was born in Ploiesti in 1954, studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Bucharest. Participated in more than hundred exhibitions, national and international competitions in Japan, Italy, Russian Federation, France, Ukraine, Korea, Norway, Belgium, Bulgaria, Poland, Republic of Croatia and Turkey since 1987. The artist won the First Prize at the […]


Zouksiaohui Az

Cartoonist As Zouxiaohui was only 5 years old, she began to learn painting at Children’s Palace of Jinan. In 1993, Women Painters Association of Shan dong Province held “Portrait Exhibition of Zouxiaohui” at Wulongtan Gallery. In 1994, she was enrolled in “Chinese Youngster Almanac”. She won numerous domestic and foreign prizes, and her paintings were […]


Zeev (Yakov Farkash)

Cartoonist Yaakov Farkash (Hebrew: יעקב פרקש‎‎; born 1923, died 15 October 2002), better known by the name Ze’ev (Hebrew: זאב), was an Israeli caricaturist and illustrator. Farkash was born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1923. At an early age Farkash became interested in painting and at the age of 12 drew caricatures which he published in […]





Занг Уэй

Cartoonist Born September in Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province, China. He is one of the councils of the Chinese New Caricature Reasearch Asssociation, the chairman of Hunan Caricaturists Association and the Head of HCA’s reporter station. He was one of the judges of Nationwide Caricature Contest and one of the judges of the international caricature contest […]


Zavatsky Peter

Cartoonist, photographer, journalist He worked in the Ministry of Czechoslovakia and Slovakia abroad and in the area of foreign economic relations. The accumulated knowledge contributed to the improvement of his skills as a journalist and further work in various fields of culture. He was engaged in applied art and caricature, preferring caricature. Worked at the […]






Ospina Elena

Cartoonist Elena Ospina is a Colombian cartoonist and illustrator. She has worked for years in creating and illustrating editorial and advertising projects, and has been awarded with more than 50 international and national awards in graphic humor and illustration. Her work is published in books, newspapers and magazines. Member of the Federation of Cartoonists FECO. […]
















Delacroix Ferdinand Victor Eugène

Cartoonist, painter, graphic A French Romantic artist regarded from the outset of his career as the leader of the French Romantic school. As a painter and muralist, Delacroix’s use of expressive brushstrokes and his study of the optical effects of color profoundly shaped the work of the Impressionists, while his passion for the exotic inspired […]








Gulbransson Olaf Leonhard

Cartoonist, artist, painter, and designer From 1890, he worked for many Norwegian magazines, including Tyrihans, Pluk, Paletten, Fluesoppen, Sfinx and Trangviksposten (1899-1901). In 1900 he studied at the Académie Colarossi in Paris. In 1902 he moved to Germany to work for the satirical magazine Simplicissimus in Munich after editor Albert Langen had been in contact […]




Gruelle Johnny

1880 – 1938 Cartoonist, comic artist, children writer American cartoonist and author born in Areola, Illinois, in 1880. Johnny Gruelle began cartooning in Indianapolis, Indiana, and after the turn of the century drew children’s fantasy strips for small syndicates, where he created some of the most wonderful fantasy the comics have ever known. In 1910 […]


Gropper William

Cartoonist, painter, graphic William Victor “Bill” Gropper (December 3, 1897 – January 3, 1977), was a U.S. cartoonist, painter, lithographer, and muralist. A committed radical, Gropper is best known for the political work which he contributed to such left wing publications as The Revolutionary Age, The Liberator, The New Masses, The Worker, and The Morning […]


Green William Ellis ‘‘Weg”

Cartoonist, illustrator Australian cartoonist born at Essendon, Melbourne, Australia, in 1923. A visiting cartoonist from England recently remarked in Melbourne how appalled he was at the quantity of work demanded from Australian cartoonists in a week, stating that no cartoonist working in Britain would stand the pace. Among others working in Australian journalism, John Jensen’s […]







Grabovskiy Ivan

He was born on March 8, 1878. Studied at the St. Petersburg Imperial Academy of Arts (1902-1909). the artist was awarded the title for the painting “Snow fell” in 1909. Member and exponential associations: “Association of Independent Artists”, “Society of Artists name AIKuindzhi”, etc. Member of the International Exhibition in Venice. Ivan Grabowski – author […]








Geisel Theodor Seuss

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 being translated into more […]




Garcia Leo

Cartoonist, illustrator, graphic designer, coder Worked in newspapers and magazines, such as The Independent, The Diaspora / La Prensa, The Mundo Hispanico, The Weekly Report, The Student Press Center, The Staten Island Register, The AAA Insider, Dispute Resolution Journal, Transportation Alternatives, The Cyclist, Secretariat News. He developed the design and created the artistic images, carried […]













Vasilenko Anatoly

Cartoonist Born in the village of Nizhnyaya Lana, Karlovsky district, Poltava region. After graduating from high school, he entered the Mirgorod School of Applied Arts. Later on has been published in Peretz magazine, as well as in children’s magazines. Many times was a participants of All-Union caricature exhibitions. Member of the Union of Artists of […]















Brooks Charles Gordon

Cartoonist 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 […]







Le Louarn Yvan

Cartoonist, engraver, illustrator, animator LE LOUARN, YVAN (1915-1968) French cartoonist, engraver, illustrator and animated cartoon director born in Bordeaux, France, on February 10, 1915. After studies at the Bordeaux Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Yvan Le Louarn settled in Paris, where he began a cartooning career under the pen name “Chaval”. His drawings have appeared in many […]



3rd International cartoon exibition ČAKOVEC 2018

3rd International Cartoon Exhibition, Cakovec 2018, Croatia INTERNATIONAL CARTOON EXHIBITION FOR YOUTH UNDER 16 YEARS EXHIBITION The exhibition will take place in Culture Center in Čakovec, from September 27th to October 10th 2018. CONTACT damir.novak3@gmail.com OTHER CONDITIONS Authors of works that qualify for the exhibition will be given a copy of the cataloque. The organizer […]





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 […]



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 […]




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 […]



International competition of caricatures in Zielona Góra (Poland)

Invitation – XX International Open Cartoon Contest –- LIGHT – Zielona Góra 2018 The Society of Supporters of Cultural Activities “Debut” and the Voivodeship and Municipal Public Library in Zielona Góra (Poland) cordially invite to participate in the XX International Open Cartoon Contest. This year theme is – LIGHT Attached are the rules for the […]






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 […]



Club of the caricature “Odessa”

Клуб карикатуристов «ЛИНИЯ» родился летом 1987 года при одесской областной газете (тир. 200 тыс. экз.) «Знамя коммунизма», (после 91г. «Юг»), получив на её страницах постоянную, многолетнюю прописку. Жёсткие требования к получаемой продукции своё дело сделали: в ряды клуба не попал ни один халтурщик. Напротив, к сотрудничеству удалось привлечь плеяду ярких, самобытных художников. Дебютом «ЛИНИИ» явился […]



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, […]
































Ismail Mohamed Efat Abd el-Azim

Cartoonist He was born on February 11, 1948 in Cairo (Egypt). A cartoonist in Akhbar El Youm Press (Egypt). President of the European Cartoonists Federation of the Egyptian branch President of the Egyptian branch of FEKO. Correspondent Witty World Int. Member of the syndicate of Egyptian Journalists and the Syndicate of the Plastic Arts of […]









































Zuleta Raul

Cartoonist, art critic, professor Raul Fernando Zuleta was born on 22nd March 1983 in Guarne, Colombia. Artist, cartoonist, art teacher and art historian; with Undergraduate Master of Arts (National University of Colombia), Master in Art History and a Diploma in Art Criticism (University of Antioquia) and professor of the same university. He is recognized as […]