11.02.1948 – 2019
Mohamed Effat Abd El-Azim Ismail, born February 11, 1948 in Cairo, Egypt. He graduated from the Cairo Academy of Arts in 1976.
Worked as a cartoonist in Akhbar El Youm Press – Egypt.
President of the European Federation of Cartoonists (FECO) in Egypt.
Reporter Witty World Int.
Member of the Syndicate of Journalists Egypt Syndicate of Plastic Art Egypt. The Egyptian Cartoonists of Society. The Cartoonists Club of Great Britain.
National exhibitions: Goethe Institute, Cairo 1978, 1987, 1989, 1990.
International exhibitions: 1989 Budapest, 1990. Istanbul 1996.
Bronze Award the Taejon Int. Cartoon Contest 1999, Seoul, Korea.
Honorable Mention the Taejon Int. Cartoon Contest 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, Seoul, Korea.
Cartoonists Against Crime’s 91 main prize (C.A.C), Chicago, USA.
Consolation prize, Bern, Switzerland in 1996.
Honorable Mention International Cartoon & Caricature, Web Contest 2004 (Foot Net) Iran.
The main prize of 2004 edition of the Japanese Taiyoh-No-Kai international competition.
He died in 2019.
Reference: BEC (the Big Encyclopedia of Caricature), 2006