Darian Zam writes about the work of cartoonist and commercial artist, Joseph Bruno Moran.
Image from Darien Zam's Long White Kid. Maori Wonderland picture album, published by Frank Duncan & Co Ltd, c. 1920. Possibly the cover, as well as the company’s logo, were designed by Moran. Courtesy of Early Canterbury Photographers blog, canterburyphotography.blogspot.com
Ghost Ghost Tumblr.
Joe Wylie's political fumetti at Porcupine Farm.
Bookmarks catchup: Karl DuFresne writes about New Zealand cartooning historian Ian F. Grant.
Cartoon by NZ cartoonist Trace Hodgson
Five questions with New Zealand cartoonist Steve Bolton.
Toby Morris shares recent gig posters he's illustrated.
Janet McAllister writes about New Zealand Comics exhibition Nga Pakiwaituhi.
Frank and Becky of Tiny Kitten Teeth feature on The Mutant Season at Nerdist.
Animated abstract cartoons by DRAW.
Chris Arrant interviews Moth City creator Tim Gibson.
Sarah Laing shares illustrations from her forthcoming novel The Fall of Light.
John Retallick has brought his Comic Spot podcast out of retirement with an interview with future co-host Gary Chaloner. John with Jo Waite and Bernard Caleo interviewed a wide range of cartoonists in the Comic Spot's first iteration. Listen to Comic Spot archives here.
The Public Relations Institute of New Zealand present a talk from three New Zealand cartoonists this Thursday 21st March at Dida's Wine Lounge in the Auckland CBD. Rod Emmerson, Chris Slane and Guy Body will discuss cartoons and news media with MC Brendan Boughen. More details here.
Bookmarks catchup: Dylan Horrocks talked to Arts on Sunday about New Zealand comics and recounted his experiences at the 2012 Frankfurt Bookfair and Treviso in Italy.
Tim McEwen reviews Bobby N's Digested #2
Nat Karmichael reviews Kokoda: That Bloody Track. Copies are currently available on selected Australian news stands and from Zbeach True Comics.
Cartoonist, 2013 Ruebens Host, and stand-up comedian Jason Chatfield promotes his upcoming show at the 2013 Melbourne Comedy Festival with some speed cartooning. Tickets online at http://goo.gl/Jk53c.
From the Pikitia Press WIP folder:
A conversation with Chromacon Illustration and Comic Arts Festival 2013 organiser Allan Xia.
Illustration by Allan Xia