Renowned Cartoonist & Illustrator Barry Blitt
Thursday, April 15 — Slides at 7:20 with Show at 7:30 pm
How far is too far? What boundaries exist when the name of the game is satire?
Barry Blitt is a cartoonist and an illustrator. Since 1992, he has contributed illustrations and more than a hundred covers to The New Yorker, including “Deluged,” which was voted Cover of the Year by the American Society of Magazine Editors in 2006, and “The Politics of Fear,” a finalist for the same award in 2009. His work has also appeared in Vanity Fair, Time, Rolling Stone, and The Atlantic, and he illustrated Frank Rich’s weekly column in the New York Times. He was honoured with a Pulitzer Prize in 2020, and has also received awards from the Society of Illustrators, Print, and American Illustration, and is a member of the Art Directors Club Hall of Fame.