2016, drawn

Some of our favorites from the year, featured in Issue 87 of the Walkley Magazine (MEAA members, stalk your mailboxes). Our boundless thanks to all the cartoonists and artists who so generously shared their work for the mag this year! Cartoon above: Matt Golding. When you're done admiring this lo ...

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Photojournalist Andrew Quilty wins Gold at 61st Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism

Freelance photographer Andrew Quilty has won the Gold Walkley Award for his extraordinary body of work, “The Man on the Operating Table”. Related pages Walkley Awards main page Showcase of 2016 general and photo finalists Our other awards for freelancers, women and young journalists (entries ...

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Australian cartoonists recognized at the 2016 Stanley Awards

Artists from around the country gathered over the weekend in Sydney to celebrate the Stanley Awards. Run by the Australian Cartoonists’ Association, the awards recognise the best works in categories like comic strips, single gags, political cartoons and caricatures. Cartoon above is from Glen Le Lie ...

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Candid Cartoonists: Pat Campbell on truth, simplicity and the uncontrolled laugh

Our Candid Cartoonists series continues with Canberra born-and-bred Pat Campbell. After graduating from ANU in 1993 he worked a couple of years freelance before landing casual work at the Canberra Times, working with Geoff Pryor, Ian Sharpe and John Tiedemann. In 1996 John Tiedemann left the Canberr ...

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Candid Cartoonists: John Shakespeare on minimalism, messages and new media.

John Shakespeare is a Walkley award winning cartoonist and illustrator for The Sydney Morning Herald in Australia. Born in Brisbane, he got his first job as a cadet artist at The Courier Mail, where he was lucky enough to be mentored by Alan Moir, the editorial cartoonist at the time. He moved to Sy ...

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Candid Cartoonists: Fiona Katauskas and the coming mediageddon

Fiona Katauskas has been a freelance cartoonist since 1997. Her work has appeared in a wide range of publications, including the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Australian, New Matilda and Eureka Street as well as on greeting cards for the Ink Group and t-shirts for Mambo. She is also the author ...

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