• The Student Newsroom

    The Student Newsroom

    The Student Newsroom is a new section on our website where art students and amateur cartoonists can upload their work to get feedback from our professional cartoonists. Read more on our blog.

    24 Nov 2017
  • A Colorful Human World

    A Colorful Human World

    CM member Fadi Abou Hassan, also the founder and editor-in-chief of Cartoon Home Network International, has announced a new international cartoon contest for 2018 with the theme A colorful human world. Read more on our blog.

    22 Nov 2017
  • Indian Cartoonist Arrested

    Indian Cartoonist Arrested

    ‘A cartoon should make you smile and not cringe.’ says an Indian cartoonist in response to the arrest of his colleague G. Bala last week over a controversial cartoon. On our blog we write about the arrest and the subsequent media debate in India about what should be allowed in cartoons.

    13 Nov 2017
  • New Award Open to Cartoonists

    New Award Open to Cartoonists

    The European Press Prize is a prestigious award for excellence in journalism. We are happy to announce that this year, for the first time, cartoonists are eligible to submit their work in the category ‘opinion’. More information on our blog.

    08 Nov 2017
  • Free Ramón Esono Ebalé

    Free Ramón Esono Ebalé

    A coalition of international organizations invites cartoonists and artists from around the world to support the #FreeNseRamon campaign. Cartoonist Ramón Esono Ebalé was arrested on September 16 in Equatorial Guinea. Read more about this campaign and how to participate on our blog.

    06 Nov 2017
  • Ebalé Receives CRNI Award

    Ebalé Receives CRNI Award

    Cartoonists Right Network International has announced this year’s recipient of the CRNI Award: Ramón Esono Ebalé, a cartoonist from Equatorial Guinea who is currently imprisoned in Equatorial Guinea’s notorious Black Beach prison under as yet unspecified charges.

    03 Nov 2017
  • Emad Hajjaj Investigated Over Cartoon

    Emad Hajjaj Investigated Over Cartoon

    Well known Jordan cartoonist and CM contributor Emad Hajjaj is being investigated over a cartoon criticizing the Greek Orthodox Church. The investigation comes after a ‘contempt of religion’ complaint was filed by a citizen. Read more on our blog.

    01 Nov 2017
  • The ‘Boys Club’ of Cartoonists

    The ‘Boys Club’ of Cartoonists

    The BBC has posted an interesting article on why there are no full-time women cartoonists in the UK. This is by no means just a British issue, but a global phenomenon. We interviewed New Yorker cartoonist Liza Donnelly about this issue in 2013. You can read the interview here.

    31 Oct 2017
  • New Cartoonist: Ajie Mandiri

    New Cartoonist: Ajie Mandiri

    Ajie Mandiri is a graphic designer and illustrator/cartoonist from Indonesia, with more than 15 years of experience. In 2016, he won a cartoon competition on gender equality organized by the EU and the UN.

    26 Oct 2017
  • Cartoon Festival in Ireland

    Cartoon Festival in Ireland

    It’s always good to see new cartooning events. If you’re in Ireland (and near Galway) this week, go check out the 1st edition of the Galway Cartoon Festival, featuring exhibitions, panel discussions and workshops. More information on the festival website.

    24 Oct 2017
  • New Cartoonist: Darko Drljevic

    New Cartoonist: Darko Drljevic

    Darko Drljevic is our first cartoonist from Montenegro. His cartoons appear regularly in national and international magazines. He has received over 100 awards for his work in international competitions.

    18 Oct 2017
  • How to Build Sustainable Peace?

    How to Build Sustainable Peace?

    We’ve launched a new edition of our Peace & Justice cartoon competition. Without stability and justice we cannot hope for sustainable peace. Send in your ideas and our cartoonists will turn the best ideas into editorial cartoons. For more information visit the project page.

    16 Oct 2017
  • New Cartoonist: Brady Izquierdo

    New Cartoonist: Brady Izquierdo

    Brady Izquirdo is a cartoonist, ilustrater, and painter from Cuba. His work is published in Cuban magazine La Calle del Medio.

    09 Oct 2017
  • Una Vignetta Per l’Europa

    Una Vignetta Per l’Europa

    Congratulations to CM contributor Gianlorenzo Ingrami (CeciGian), who won first prize this year in the Italian cartoon competition ‘Una vignetta per l’Europa’, which rewards the best cartoon about Europe that has appeared in Italian media.

    04 Oct 2017
  • New Cartoonist: Manantan

    New Cartoonist: Manantan

    John Gilbert Manantan is an editorial cartoonist from the Philippines, currently working for the Sun Star Cebu and SuperBalita Cebu.

    02 Oct 2017