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'A BRIEF HISTORY OF SOUTH AFRICAN EDITORIAL CARTOONING'

 

Presented by THE SA JEWISH MUSEUM and AFRICARTOONS.COM

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Posted on Oct 17, 2011 by Africartoons

YOUNG CARTOONISTS WORKSHOP IN CAPE TOWN

CONDUCTED BY THE CREATORS OF MAMA TAXI & TREK NET

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Posted on Oct 03, 2011 by Africartoons

Madam & Eve come to Cape Town!

And Africartoons was at their booklaunch...

MADAM & EVE creators Stephen Francis & Rico were in Cape Town on September 24th for the Open Book Festival to promote their new annual 'The Pothole at the End of the Rainbow'.

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Posted on Sep 25, 2011 by Madam & Eve

AN EVENING WITH JULIUS MALEMA

Join cartoon commentators John CURTIS & Andy MASON in a presentation of Julius Malema cartoons with top cartoonists Brandan, Stent, Jerm and Chip

THE MALEMA DILEMMA AT: Lobby Books (4 Spin St), Cape Town ON: Wednesday, 21st September AT: 6 for 6:30pm. FREE ENTRANCE! ALL WELCOME.

RSVP: yamkela@jacana.co.za / 011 628 3200

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Posted on Sep 20, 2011 by Africartoons

NEW INK: Meet South Africa's exciting new cartoon talent in CT tonight!

Cartoonists BRANDAN, SIWELA, MGOBHOZI & JERM will present their work TONIGHT in Cape Town, and you're invited!

[See full story for all the details]

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Posted on Sep 08, 2011 by Africartoons

Dr Jack Cartoon Travels to India (and back)

AFRICARTOONS Reporter

A cartoon by South African cartoonist "Dr JACK" Swanepoel has made its way across 9 time zones from Johannesburg to Hyderabad, India - some 7100 kms away - where it was spotted participating in a protest this week.

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Posted on Aug 19, 2011 by Africartoons

Zapiro Jives with Madiba at the Jewish Museum

Have You Seen It Yet?

In a wonderful acknowledgement of the talents of cartoonist Zapiro (who hasn't always ingratiated himself with conservatives in his Jewish community), the South African Jewish Museum in Cape Town has curated an exhibition of his cartoons entitled 'Jiving with Madiba'.

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Posted on Jul 07, 2011 by Africartoons

HAYIBO.COM News:

TAXI AIRLINE TO BE CALLED DREAMLOVER, PROMISES NO HOOTING ON RUNWAY

JOHANNESBURG. The taxi industry has drawn up a code of conduct for future air-drivers and sky-gaatjies on its proposed low-cost airline, prohibiting them from sitting on runways hooting for passengers, pulling out into oncoming traffic at 32,000 feet, and shooting at rival airlines sharing their routes. Asked where the industry plans to launch its airline, a spokesman said, “Ag, just sommer off the end of the runway.”

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Posted on Jul 04, 2011 by Africartoons

4000 Cartoons (and counting...)

Africartoons.com reached a milestone this on July 1st with the posting of our 4000th cartoon!

Since the site relaunched some 18 months ago with a handful of cartoons being updated on a weekly basis, the website now uploads some 300 cartoons every month, updated daily, and representing all of South Africa's leading editorial and comic strip cartoonists.

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Posted on Jul 01, 2011 by Africartoons

Grahamstown Fest Packed with Cartoon Events

This Year's National Arts Festival in Grahamstown (30 June - 10 July) is filled with events that will be of interest to cartoon and comic art fans.

Amongst those featured are guerilla publisher Moray Rhoda, who will be launching an SA/Australian comic book collaboration, Andy Mason, who will be discussing his epic book "What's So Funny?' and hosting a panel discussion and series of workshops on comic art, and perennial favourite Zapiro, who will deliver a lecture on 'Freedom of Expression'. Read on for details...

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Posted on Jun 30, 2011 by Africartoons