Lynda Barry Wins 2019 NCS Reuben Award for Cartoonist of The Year

Lynda Barry Wins 2019 NCS Reuben Award for Cartoonist of The Year

CELEBRATED CARTOONIST LYNDA BARRY AWARDED CARTOONING’S HIGHEST HONOR The recipient of the cartooning profession’s highest honor, the Reuben Award for Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year is chosen by a secret ballot of the members of the National Cartoonists Society....
The span of comics in Wisconsin by Scott Gordon

The span of comics in Wisconsin by Scott Gordon

The exhibit Fifty Years of Comics: Fifty Years of Comics is on display through November 22 at the Museum of Wisconsin Art in West Bend (and its companion gallery at the Saint Kate “Arts Hotel” in downtown Milwaukee), and especially under pandemic...
Badger style cartooning is a work of art by Jay Rath

Badger style cartooning is a work of art by Jay Rath

The Badger State’s rich cartooning history will be celebrated in an exhibit opening Aug. 8 at the Museum of Wisconsin Art. “Wisconsin Funnies: 50 Years of Comics” will be on display through Nov. 22 at the West Bend museum and Saint Kate — The Arts Hotel in Milwaukee....
MOWA announces 50 years of comics by Jennifer Turner

MOWA announces 50 years of comics by Jennifer Turner

West Bend, WI  – The Museum of Wisconsin Art (MOWA) announces the opening of Wisconsin Funnies: Fifty Years of Comics, its first major exhibition following a three-month closure due to COVID-19. This exhibition presents the rich history of comics in Wisconsin as it...
UW–Madison’s Baldacchino releases two new books

UW–Madison’s Baldacchino releases two new books

UW-Madison’s John Baldacchino recently released two new books, “Sejjieħ il-Ħsieb: Limitu u Ħelsien (Rubblewalls of Thought: Limit and Freedom)” and “Educing Ivan Illich: Reform, Contingency, and Disestablishment.” Baldacchino is a professor with the School of...