Today’s New Yorker Daily Cartoonist: Peter Kuper; Crumb & Nancy; A GoFundMe Campaign for Gahan Wilson

Today’s Daily cartoon — Trump awash — is by Peter Kuper.  Mr. Kuper began contributing  to The New Yorker in 1993.  Link to his website here. _________________________________________ Crumb & Nancy The other day we saw several photos of Robert Crumb in NYC holding up a copy of the forthcoming anthology, The Book Of Weirdo. Mr. Crumb also held up and

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A GoFundMe Campaign To Help Gahan Wilson

  From Gahan Wilson’s step-son, Paul Winters, this plea to help with Mr. Wilson’s memory care. Mr. Winters writes that his step-father is suffering from severe dementia.  Mr. Wilson began contributing to The New Yorker in 1976, but he is as well known for his work in Playboy and The National Lampoon. To say he is one of the towering

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The Tilley Watch Online, February 25 – March 1, 2019: Chast At The Strand & On The Radio

This week’s Daily cartoonists: Ivan Ehlers, Barry Blitt, Christopher Weyant, Brendan Loper, and Kim Warp.  Save for Ms. Warp’s Oscar drawing, the rest all Donald J. Trump-related. Julia Wertz was the sole New Yorker cartoonist Daily Shouts contributor. You can see all of the above, and more here. ________________________________ Chast At The Strand Roz Chast at the Strand this coming

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A New Yorker State Of Mind: James Thurber’s Art Debuts In The New Yorker; Two New Yorker Cartoonists Cover Cold Comfort Farm; Karl Stevens at The Gardner Museum; Today’s New Yorker Daily Cartoonist: Barry Blitt

The must-read blog, A New Yorker State of Mind on the debut of Thurber art in The New Yorker.  Read here. … And as the subject is Thurber New Yorker firsts, here are others: Thurber’s New Yorker debut, in the issue of February 26, 1927: two pieces of verse.  The first,  Villanelle Of Horatio Street, Manhattan (19 lines, signed James

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New Yorker Artists Aplenty At NCSFest; Profile Of Interest: John Cuneo; Today’s New Yorker Daily Cartoonist: Brendan Loper

From Downthetubes.net, February 26, “NCSFest, A Major New US Comics Festival, Announces Full Guest Line-up” — a new comics festival, way out west. Among the contributing New Yorker cartoonists attending: Pat Byrnes, Jason Chatfield, Mort Gerberg, and Lars Kenseth. Also attending, New Yorker cover artists Daniel Clowes and Liniers. Link here to the Fest’s site. _________________________ Profile of Interest: New

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