Keep the NT weird: Tales from the campaign trail

Helen Davidson on the the fear and weirdness fatigue that characterised the NT's 2016 elections. Cartoon by Chips Mackinolty. From Issue 87 of the Walkley Magazine. I’d pitched it to the news desk as an afterthought. The NT News was reporting that a Member of the Legislative Assembly seeking reel ...

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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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