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Slinging Satire: Masters of Political Cartoons

October 9, 2014 – March 9, 2015   The Cartoon Art Museum and The Association of American Editorial Cartoonists present Slinging Satire, a showcase of recent comics by today’s top political cartoonists.  Featured artists include Pulitzer Prize winners Mark Fiore, David Horsey, and Matt Wuerker; Herblock Award winners Mat Bors, Jen Sorensen, and Tom Tomorrow; [...]

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The Art of The Boxtrolls

September 26 – February 15, 2015 The Cartoon Art Museum proudly presents artwork from the feature film The Boxtrolls, produced by LAIKA, the Portland-based animation studio owned by Nike co-founder and Chairman Philip H. Knight, and released nationwide by Focus Features on September 26, 2014.  The exhibition features concept art from the upcoming film, LAIKA’s [...]

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Stranger Than Life: The Cartoons and Comics of M.K. Brown

    August 30, 2014 – February 15, 2015 Opening Reception Saturday, September 6, 2014, 4:00-6:00pm, Free and Open to the Public The Cartoon Art Museum presents Stranger Than Life: The Cartoons and Comics of M.K. Brown, a retrospective featuring  one of the funniest cartoonists of the last four decades.  This historic exhibition includes the [...]

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Black and White and Read All Over: Comics of the New Millennium

December 17, 2011 – May 6, 2012 “I never thought my art would be displayed anywhere other than my mother’s refrigerator. And even she tried to hide it under large magnets and grocery lists.”  -Stephan Pastis, Pearls Before Swine The newspaper comics page is known for its sense of tradition.  The Katzenjammer Kids is still [...]

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