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Kevin Kallaugher awarded Herblock Prize for 2015

Kevin Kallaugher KAL | The Herb Block Foundation

The Herblock Foundation has announced that this year’s winner of the Herblock Prize is Baltimore Sun and The Economist editorial cartoonist Kevin “KAL” Kallaugher .

From the Herblock Foundation:

In a distinguished career that spans more than 36 years, KAL has created over 8,000 cartoons and 140 magazine covers. His resume includes six collections of his published work, seven international honors and awards, and major exhibitions in a dozen countries. KAL, a Norwalk, Connecticut native and Harvard graduate is currently the artist-in-residence at University of Maryland Baltimore County. He has created acclaimed animations and calendars, toured the U.S. with the Second City improv comedy troupe and addressed audiences around the world. In 1999, The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons said of KAL, “Commanding a masterful style, Kallaugher stands among the premier caricaturists of the 20th century.”

You can see a gallery of KAL’s submissions on the Foundation’s website.

Community Comments

#1 Paul Combs
March/2/2015
@ 1:49 pm

Very well-deserved!

#2 Steve Artley
March/2/2015
@ 5:19 pm

Excellent choice. KAL’s work is not only superb, he is incredibly prolific, managing to get it all accomplished while trotting all over the globe. Congratulations Kevin!

#3 Frank M Hansen
March/2/2015
@ 5:41 pm

Well deserved. Incredible work.

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