David Levine was the supreme master of Caricature using Classic cross hatching in the modern era.
with narration by Jim Bridges and Frantz Kantor
A small selection of Caricatures by Bill Leak are shown and discussed
Albert “Al” Hirschfeld (June 21, 1903 – January 20, 2003) was an American caricaturist best known for his black and white portraits of celebrities and Broadway stars.
The caricaturist Sebastian Kruger has produced a collection of nearly 80 paintings of stars from the worlds of cinema, music, art, literature and sports.
Heads & Shoulders Anatomy of Caricature, 24 pages of tutorials: digital, pencil, oils and anatomy.
In this collection, he collected nearly eighty caricatures of famous figures, from Danny Kaye to Francis Lemarque, Johannes Brahms, François Mauriac, Boris Vian, Marilyn Monroe, Marguerite Yourcenar, François Mitterrand and Michel Rocard. The readers of “l’Unité” will find there some of the “charges” initially published in their weekly magazine. As a preface to this album, Jean-Paul Liégeois has established a “Small Lexicon of Big Heads for Small Heads”.
How to draw ’em! : easy lessons in caricature by Armstrong’s Simple Simon shorthand system of drawing, Armstrong
Here is a book with two fronts, tow backs, two introductions and tow ways of being opened.It is a portrait gallery of ‘characters’, and you will find there are two ways of looking at each one.
Book by Rex & Laurence Whistler.
These frighteningly exaggerated portraits could serve as a lesson for how to (and how not to!) become a successful caricaturist.
Some of the caricatures in the exhibition are very funny, very sad and very revealing.