A Cartoonist’s Studio; Sipress Returns to The New Yorker’s Daily Cartoon; Karasik Reports From Angouleme

Here’s a fun piece on Curbed about a newer New Yorker cartoonist, Julia Wertz and her studio.  Lots of photos and lots to look at in the photos.  [photo by Max Touhey for Curbed] _________________________________________________________________________________________________             Ben Schwartz has passed The New Yorker‘s Daily Cartoon baton to David Sipress. This is Mr. Sipress’s third adventure

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Fave New Yorker Holiday Party Pix

It happened last night: The New Yorker’s first Holiday Party way downtown near its new offices in The World Trade Center.  The venue was dark (see photos), small, and filled with throbbing music. The joint was packed (yes, like sardines) with happy folk. Saw Calvin Trillin  anchored near the entrance, while the magazine’s editor, David Remnick shouldered through the crowd,

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Holy Happenstance, Batman!

                  Sharp-eyed New Yorker cartoon followers will notice that the magazine recently ran two Bat-Signal drawings: one by Danny Shanahan  in this most recent issue, and one last week by Ben Schwartz.  A quick glance at the magazine’s Cartoon Bank archive turned up only two previous efforts, but I have a feeling

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Ink Spill’s Fave Photo of the Day: Walsh, Schwartz & Dator; “I Only Read It For the Cartoons” Author to Speak at the New York Public Library

Ink Spill’s Fave Photo of the Day (courtesy of Joe Dator): Liam Walsh, Ben Schwartz and Joe Dator working on a podcast (a link to the podcast will be posted here once there’s a link to post)   __________________________________________________________________________________________________   Richard Gehr, author of I Only Read It For the Cartoons will speak  at The New York Public Library on

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