From Mike Lynch’s site, courtesy of Dick Buchanan, here’s a fun post of some color cartoon work from a variety of magazines. Included, among others, are New Yorker artists, William Steig, Garrett Price, Stan Hunt, William Von Riegen, Gahan Wilson, and Robert Day.
See them all here!
Jane Mattimoe has posted two short audio clips of the great George Booth talking about his tools of the trade. Listen to them here
There will be a memorial service on June 29th for Mad Magazine and New Yorker artist, Peter Porges who passed away in December of last year.
Mr. Porges’s first New Yorker cartoon appeared in the issue of July 3, 1965.
Sam Gross has passed along the details:
Peter Porges Memorial Service
Thursday, June 29th
Ethical Culture Society
2 West 64th Street, New York
Dick Buchanan’s Cartoon Files is back on Mike Lynch’s site with a look at very early Gahan Wilson drawings, such as the one shown here from True, in May of 1955. Check it out!
Here”s Gahan Wilson’s entry on the Spill‘s “New Yorker Cartoonists A-Z”:
Gahan Wilson (photo above, by Michael Maslin, taken at The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art, NYC, 2008) NYer work: 1976 – . Wilson’s website: http://www.gahanwilson.com/
Over on Mike Lynch’s site Dick Buchanan has posted a nice survey of New Yorker cartoonists who published in Punch from 1966- 1968. See it here!