Cartoon competition dell’European Cartoon Center: “Walls”

In 2019 it will be 30 years since the Berlin Wall fell. Today we see that border barriers are still erected all over the world. This inspired us to the theme for this 22nd edition of the Euro-kartoenale Kruishoutem: The Wall – in all its forms (habitation, border walls, climbing wall, fortification…). Important dates: Deadline:  […]

Leave no one behind – some of the best cartoons

Our friend Fadi Toon, chief editor of the Facebook page “Cartoon Home Network International” had the idea to launch a virtual exhibition to sostain blind people. An initiative backed by Libex and the center LIBREXPRESSION.  In fact, as the deadline was postponed,  at the end 156 cartoonists did participate, coming from 45 different countries and […]

4 November 1918 – 4 November 2018 – Italo-austro-hungarian armistice

After four years of mutual hatred, three and a half years of mutual massacres, after 635,000 dead Italian soldiers (not counting the French, British, American, Polish, Serbian, on the Italian front) and 1,100,000 Austro-Hungarians; a little more than a year after the Caporetto disaster and a few days after the last victorious Italian offensive of […]

The geopolitical imbroglio of Khashoggi affair: cynicism and deafening silences

The murder, in horrendous conditions, of the journalist Jamal Kashoggi on October 2, still makes news around the world. A saga which makes audience, as often in our new world of information 24/24, not so much because a journalist has been murdered (which in the end is considered as a banality), but for the suspens’ […]

10th international cartoons contest of CDI – results

The results of the Tenth International Cartoon Contest “brilliant minds” of the CDI (La Ciudad De las Ideas – the city of ideas) have been published. We are happy to share the results of this contest, that from 10 years is celebrating ideas. First place: Jitet Kustana from Indonesia Second place: Silvano Mello of Brazil […]

Happy halloween!

In the “Games of thrones” TV series, the protagonists are afraid because “winter is coming”. In our reality, which is not a show, it seems that  people’s anger nourrished by inequalities, avidity of economic and financial powers, successful, cynical and scrupulousless politicians, is preparing the night of leaving dead. Will there be a John Snow’s […]

The JACOVITTI’s world – An exhibition in Aosta

This exhibition proposes a long journey in the career of Benito Jacovitti and his numerous characters with many cartoons exhibited for the first time. A hilarous exhibition with the surealistes characters of “Jac”. But also an axhibition which is not only of comic strips, but with a profound cultural dimension, of political and social dimension, […]

Cheeky Laughs (4) – Being a woman – resist to sexism and gender inequality

Here is the last chapter of the conference organized by LIBREXPRESSION as part of the festival “Internazionale in Ferrara – 2018” (#intfe) dedicated to sexism and gender inequality. Always with the participation of the cartoonists: Marilena Nardi (IT), Anne Derenne (FR) and Zainab Fasiki (Morocco), the theme of this last part was dedicated to how […]

Cheeky Laughs (3) – Being a woman – violence and feminicide

Here is the third chapter of the conference organized by LIBREXPRESSION as part of the festival “Internazionale in Ferrara – 2018” (#intfe) dedicated to the fight against sexism and machismo. Always with the participation of the cartoonists: Marilena Nardi (IT), Anne Derenne (FR) and Zainab Fasiki (Morocco), the theme of this third part was violence […]

Cheeky Laughs (2) – Being a woman – Harassment

We pursue the publication of the synthesis of the debate and of the cartoons presented during the Conference held at the festival “Internazionale a Ferrara – 2018” (#intfe). A conference organised by Librexpression, with three great cartoonists: Marilena Nardi, Anne Derenne and Zainab Fasiki. The second part of the conference dealt with a too common […]