Exhibit of Interest: “Funny Ladies at The New Yorker: Then and Now” at The Society of Illustrators
Something to look forward to mid-summer! The Society of Illustrators will exhibit a survey of the women cartoonists of The New Yorker, as well as a panel discussion you won’t want to miss, moderated by the show’s curator, Liza Donnelly. Some info here, with more to follow. Drawing above by the great Nurit Karlin.
Fave Photo of the Day: the incomparable Sam Gross with the World’s Greatest Snowman Expert, Bob Eckstein, looking over sketches at the New Yorker‘s art department. My thanks to The Surreal McCoy for use of her photo.
Case For Pencils Follows-up on Roz Chast’s Search For a Pen
Ms. Chast asked for pen suggestions. Case For Pencil readers responded. Read here.
Profile of Interest: Emma Hunsinger
From Wake Forest Magazine, June 14, 2018, “So You Want To Be In The New Yorker?” — this profile of one of the newer New Yorker contributors, Emma Hunsinger (her first cartoon appeared in the issue of November 27, 2017).
(photo by Peri Hofmann)