Yearly Archives: 2016

88 posts

French Cartoonists got rid of the shameful FECO title and made themsemves independent!

French Cartoonists got rid of the shameful FECO title and made themsemves independent by creating a new association: France-Cartoons. Pierre Ballouhey, the president of this new born association and also United Sketches’ French member announced it via email. United Sketches International supports “France-Cartoons” and congratulates Pierre Ballouhey and all other French speaking colleagues for their engagements and righteousness. here is the original message of Ballouhey, The president of “France-Cartoons” association: “You have all followed, with great interest or not, the […]

Malaysian Cartoonist Zunar, first attacked by pro-goverment thugs, now arrested under The Sedition Act again today for exhibiting his cartoons

25th Nov 2016 – Zunar was forced to call off his exhibition in Penang, 4 hour drive north of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia due to an attack by pro government thugs. He was verbally abused, physically attacked, and his artworks were vandalized. “More than 30 thugs stormed into my newly launched exhibition in a public area. They were aggressive, hostile and abusive. Some of them assaulted me. I was fortunate that a few members of public came to my rescue. The […]

Latif Fityani

Started Cartooning in September 2014 for a Jordanian TV Channel ” Ro’ya TV ” , He makes live Cartoons and Illustrations During a morning show .

Riber Hansson

Swedish Ambassador of United Sketches International Riber Hansson, Sweden, the signature Riber. Freelancing editorial cartoonist and illustrator. Weekly published in the Swedish newspaper Sydsvenskan. His works also appears occasionally, via CagleCartoons, in international media. Riber had 17 one-man exhibitions and more than 40 in groups of colleagues. He got 16 awards for his drawings; the most important are the World Press Cartoon’s Grand Prix, the first Press Cartoon Europe’s Grand prix and the first Swedish EWK-award. Four books with his […]

Trax

CHRISTINE TRAXELER [TRAX] D’abord avocate, TRAX, a parcouru le monde en stop, en voilier, en vélo …, pratiqué la commedia dell’arte et le Théâtre de l’Opprimé, organisé des festivals de musique, … Aujourd’hui elle est peintre en décors et dessinatrice de presse. Au Qatar, en Jordanie, au Maroc, en Turquie … elle travaille internationalement dans l’un et l’autre domaine, est invitée chaque année à participer à plusieurs expositions, festivals et jurys internationaux, expose à la BNF, anime des ateliers en […]