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New Cartoons Target China's Elite Politicians With Deadly Seriousness

Sophie Beach | Posted 02.02.2016 | World
Sophie Beach

Each of Chinese artist Badiucao's cartoons is an incisive comment on life in China today -- the lack of religious freedom, political oppression and the pervasiveness of Communist Party ideology.

Brazilian Cartoonist Carlos Latuff Takes Aim Globally

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.16.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

He punches hard, he's opinionated, his commentary is biting, his cartoons are thought provoking, and he doesn't regret being a magnet for nasty criticism. He is Brazilian cartoonist Carlos Latuff who doesn't mince words or hold back on stirring up people, in his country and across continents.

Cartoons, Terrorism, Sexism and Backlash

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.09.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

What is it about cartoons and caricatures that riles politicians, religious figures, business fat cats, authorities and people of different stripes?

'Marmaduke' Creator Dies At 91

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.09.2015 | Arts

Brad Anderson, cartoonist and creator of “Marmaduke,” the beloved comic strip about a mischievous but lovable Great Dane and his long-suffering fa...

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Jeff Danziger | Posted 03.14.2015 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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20 Things You Didn't Know About Charles Schulz

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 12.01.2014 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American cartoonist Charles Monroe Schulz, that beloved "Peanuts" creator who would turn 92 years old if he were still alive ...

This Is The Largest Group Of Original David Shrigley Drawings

Crane.tv | Posted 08.12.2014 | Arts
Crane.tv

Few artists would fancy following on from Martin Creed but if there's anyone who can rise to the challenge it's David Shrigley. The Glasgow-based Turn...

On Facelifts, Part 1

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.07.2014 | Style
Marcia Liss

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20 Things You Didn't Know About Charles Schulz

Posted 01.12.2016 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American cartoonist Charles Monroe Schulz, that beloved "Peanuts" creator who would turn 91 years old if he were still alive ...

What Peanuts Taught Us About Life

Posted 11.26.2012 | Arts

Many of you have undoubtedly experienced the wonder that is the Peanuts comic in one way or another. Perhaps you read the strip in the newspaper or yo...

20 Things You Didn't Know About Charles Schulz

Posted 11.26.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American cartoonist Charles Monroe Schulz. The "Peanuts" creator would turn 90 years old if he were still alive today. Bor...

PHOTOS: Hilarious Essayist On Illustrating His Own Book

Tim Kreider | Posted 08.12.2012 | Books
Tim Kreider

I reassured myself that many great and well-regarded artists, from Updike to Fellini, started out as cartoonists. People like looking at pictures. Dickens's and Twain's work was originally illustrated.

WATCH: Charles Schulz Draws, Explains Charlie Brown

Posted 11.02.2011 | Arts

In the video below, beloved cartoonist Charles Schulz gives a little bit of background behind his Charlie Brown character, all the while drawing the a...

Exploring The Career Of Missouri Artist Thomas Hart Benton

Jane Chafin | Posted 07.26.2011 | Arts
Jane Chafin

I recently read an article about a 1951 Thomas Hart Benton painting that sold for nearly $1.9 million at a Southeby's auction. The painting, Flood Dis...

How Did Mad Magazine's Al Jaffee Become A 'Shtetl-Style Lithuanian Huck Finn'?

Al Jaffee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Al Jaffee

He has lived in New York for 77 years and has spent the last 40 summers in Provincetown. Even so, the key to his genius as a satirist, is that he doesn't feel at home anywhere.

American Cartoonist Goes Into Hiding Over 'Draw Mohammed Day' Threats

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Molly Norris, an American cartoonist who proposed "Everybody Draw Mohammed Day," has gone into hiding and will change her name after the FBI weighed i...