We are thrilled to share the news that Kevin Kallaugher (KAL) – the artist who created our Piano Puzzler cover image (Gershwin, Beethoven, McCartney) – just won the 2017 Berryman Award for Cartoonist of the Year!
Kevin Kallaugher (KAL) is the international award-winning editorial cartoonist for The Economist and The Baltimore Sun.
In a distinguished career than spans 39 years, Kal has created over 8000 cartoons and 140 magazine covers. His resumé includes six collections of his published work, exhibitions in a dozen countries, awards and honors in seven. These awards include Feature Cartoonist of the Year in the UK, Cartoon of the Year in Europe, The Thomas Nast Prize in Germany and The 2017 Berryman award for cartoonist of the year in the US. A graduate of Harvard, Kal has created acclaimed animations and calendars, toured the US with Second City improv comedy troupe and addressed audiences around the world. The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons said of Kevin “Commanding a masterful style, Kallaugher stands among the premier caricaturists of the (twentieth) century.”
Kal’s New retrospective collection Daggers Drawn is now available to order.