• Update: The Art of Resistance

    Update: The Art of Resistance

    On May 5th, we will announce the winners of The Art of Resistance, our first international cartoon competition, at the Freedom Festival in Flushing (The Netherlands). The announcement will also be posted on our blog and social media. All the selected cartoons will also be on display in an open air exhibition.

    02 May 2018
  • Musa Kart Sentenced to Prison

    Musa Kart Sentenced to Prison

    Outrageous news as Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart is sentenced to prison, along with 13 other staff members of opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet for supposed ties to terrorism, while in reality it is part of a crackdown by the Erdogan government to quell any opposing voices. Reuters reports that the 14 staff members were given sentences between 2.5 and 7.5 years.

    26 Apr 2018
  • New Cartoonist: Daniel Medina

    New Cartoonist: Daniel Medina

    Daniel Medina is an editorial cartoonist and illustrator presently based in Brussels, Belgium. Daniel has been drawing since he was old enough to pick up a pencil, and worked in politics for nearly a decade. His two passions come together in his editorial cartoons, where he covers pressing U.S. and international political issues. See more of his work on Instagram.

    23 Apr 2018
  • New Cartoonist: Rashad Alsamei

    New Cartoonist: Rashad Alsamei

    Rashad Alsamei is a cartoonist from Taiz, Yemen.

    17 Apr 2018
  • New Cartoonist: Ahmad Momeny

    New Cartoonist: Ahmad Momeny

    Ahmad Momeny is a civil engineer and cartoonist from Kabul, Afghanistan. He has won multiple award for his work, including a honourable mention in the United Nations Political Cartoon Award 2016.

    14 Apr 2018
  • Cartoon Art Project

    Cartoon Art Project

    In March, four of our cartoonists collaborated on an art project for the new headquarters of vfonds, a Dutch NGO with a focus on peace, freedom, democracy and international law. Read more about it and see the results on our blog.

    09 Apr 2018
  • Digital Media Coalition

    Digital Media Coalition

    Next week, we’ll be in Canada at the Maven Coalition Conference. Maven is a digital media coalition, launched in October last year, bringing together independent media and strengthening them by uniting behind shared resources and distribution. We're interested to see if we could benefit from being part of this coalition.

    06 Apr 2018
  • New Cartoonists!

    New Cartoonists!

    We’re delighted to welcome three new cartoonists to our community: Philip Reynold from Qatar, Manuel Macías Ávila from Spain and Fares Garabet from Germany. Read more on our blog.

    27 Mar 2018
  • CM Shop: Create a Cartoon Slideshow

    CM Shop: Create a Cartoon Slideshow

    Great visual content generates traffic and online video is more popular than ever. Our shop not only makes it easy to buy cartoons for your publication, we also offer you a tool to instantly create a video slideshow of the cartoons you buy - for free! And we made an instructional video to show you how.

    21 Mar 2018
  • New Cartoonist: Lectrr

    New Cartoonist: Lectrr

    Lectrr is a political cartoonist from Belgium. His work appears in Belgian daily De Standaard. In addition to political cartoons, Lectrr also makes illustrations, comics strip and animations. Check out his website to see all of his work.

    18 Mar 2018
  • The Art of Resistance: School Edition

    The Art of Resistance: School Edition

    Last week, we announced the official selection of the international cartoon competition The Art of Resistance. This week, we’re kicking off the school competition: CM editor and cartoonist Tjeerd Royaards is in Zeeland (the south of the Netherlands) and for the next 10 days will be giving workshops for high school students. Read more on our blog.

    11 Mar 2018
  • The Art of Resistance: Selection

    The Art of Resistance: Selection

    With a total 1781 submissions from 76 countries we think our first international cartoon competition was a huge success! A professional jury met on March 5 to make a selection for the upcoming exhibition and to determine the winners. Read more on our blog.

    08 Mar 2018
  • New Cartoonists!

    New Cartoonists!

    We’ve received many applications in the last month, and we’re happy to announce we’ve added five new cartoonists to our roster, hailing from Cuba, India, Afghanistan, Canada, and the Philippines. We introduce them on our blog.

    02 Mar 2018
  • The Art of Resistance

    The Art of Resistance

    Last Friday was the deadline for our cartoon competition The Art of Resistance. In total, we received 1781 cartoons from 76 countries! The jury will meet on March 5 to make a selection for the official exhibition, which will open on May 24, and to determine the winners.We will keep you posted!

    27 Feb 2018
  • Launching the CM Shop!

    Launching the CM Shop!

    In July 2017, we announced we received funding from the Google Digital Media Initiative. After months of hard work, we are very pleased to announce the official launch of the Cartoon Movement Shop! Read more on our blog.

    19 Feb 2018