2nd prize at Inktspotprijs 2019!

✨ Yesterday evening I had the honor to win the second prize at the Inktspotprijs 2019, the Dutch award for the best political cartoon of the year, with my cartoon “Man of God, Law of Men” ✨ I’m really happy! NRC, one of the main Dutch newspaper, flattered me describing me as “relatively unknown Italian,”Continue reading “2nd prize at Inktspotprijs 2019!”

“Hands in Pockets”

Yesterday the Week for Climate started with a big strike in 4500 location across 150 countries. Soon it’s going to be too late to act on global warming and stop climate change. We can’t wait any longer. (the idea for this illustration comes from a students’ protest, where students were standing on blocks of iceContinue reading ““Hands in Pockets””

“Extinction Rebellion”

When I saw for the first time signs of the Extinction Rebellion movement I was biking to the office, in Amsterdam. I was in front of the Rijksmuseum, right in the center. The traffic had been blocked by a group of people, not many, they could have been around 30, maybe even less. They wereContinue reading ““Extinction Rebellion””

On Courrier International

🇪🇺 My cartoon “The Right Way to Europe” is in the special issue of the French magazine Courrier international, dedicated to Europe 🇪🇺 Is another Europe, welcoming and forward-looking, possible? I believe it is, but it will take time and it will require a strong and lasting will. Everyone of us can help building itContinue reading “On Courrier International”

‘Satire Digest – Digest Satire’ #3 is Out!

📧The third number of my newsletter ‘Satire Digest – Digest Satire’ is outtttt! 📧 Don’t you want to know what’s in it? Ahhh, the thrill of curiosity that will make you click on the image, read the newsletter and subscribe to it!! I know I know, irresistible! ⬇️⬇️⬇️

What We Talk About When We Talk About Satire

When I think about satire, when I think about my satire, when, in fact, I think about making my satire, I don’t talk about it. The process of creating a satirical illustration is clunky, an idea comes in waves – goes and comes and goes again, then I usually doze off – until, in aContinue reading “What We Talk About When We Talk About Satire”