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Koons puppy

Koons puppy

I didn’t realise how lousy the birds and the bees metaphor is until I drew this.  It’s rubbish. More like this in my book Peter Duggan’s Artoons. It’s full of lousy stuff.

Raft of Medusa

Raft of Medusa

Art is full of friction like this. My book shines a light on these sordid chapters in art history. The mainstream press deliberately and wilfully ignores the real story. They want you to believe it’s all about pretty pictures!

Lovely review in L'Echo

Lovely review in L’Echo

Here’s a lovely review of my book (in French translation by Flammarion) which appeared in the Belgian newspaper L’Echo on the 15th of August 2016. Wonky English translation below…   The Bonfire of the Vanities revisited   Peter Duggan, Australian cartoonist for the Guardian, likes to confuse readers with cartoons in the form of tributes. Those [...]

Olympics

Olympics

I would like to say I set a new world record but I haven’t. It’s because I got distracted writing this book.

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera – so much drive.

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera – so much drive.

For more arty expeditions, see my book.

How does Edward Hopper do it?

How does Edward Hopper do it?

They say that the essence of drama is conflict. And you can’t argue with them or they’ll punch you in the face. But in any case the point is proven by the superlative TV series Game of Thrones. It is the very embodiment of conflict. The variety and number of conflicts, on every scale you [...]

A French review in BD Gest'

A French review in BD Gest’

  Just noticed a review of the French version of my book in BD Gest’, the premier francophone site for comic reviews – see here. I am very proud to say it was rated 4 out of…eh?…WTF?   It is with a sarcastic and slightly envious eye that Peter Dunggan (that’s me) decrypts in his own [...]

Artists & Illustrators

Artists & Illustrators

Artists & Illustrators magazine have a piece about my artoons on their website. You can read it by clicking “Continue Reading” to enlarge this page, then click on THIS!

Random Things Through My Letterbox

Random Things Through My Letterbox

The book blog Random Things Through My Letterbox has posted a very nice review of my book. You can view it by CLICKING THIS SERIES OF WORDS IN CAPITAL LETTERS.

The Guardian just posted a bunch of Artoons

The Guardian just posted a bunch of Artoons

The Guardian has just posted a gallery of my Artoons – none of which have appeared in The Guardian before. Extremely nice of them! You can view it by clicking on this link – http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2016/feb/09/best-artoons-gallery-peter-duggan-in-pictures. (If it doesn’t work you have to click on “Continue reading” on the bottom right side of this post – it makes [...]