We are delighted to announce the 2022 winning Political and Pocket Cartoons and Cartoonists.
Thank you to everyone who voted, thank you to Political Cartoon Gallery, Professional Cartoonists’ Organisation, our sponsors GoPuff and, of course, a huge thank you to all the cartoonists.
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Political Cartoonist of the Year:
The Low Trophy
Runner Up Political Cartoonist of the Year:
The Strube Spoon
Best Pocket Cartoonist:
The Sir Osbert Lancaster Award
Best Pocket Cartoon:
The Mel Calman Award
Best Political Cartoon of the Year:
The Gillray Goblet
Runner Up Political Cartoon:
The Tenniel Tankard
Political Cartoonists Solidarity Award 2022
In light of the horror that has accompanied the Russian invasion of Ukraine we decided to create a new award. The political cartoon awards event marks the important contribution made by cartoonists in holding the powerful to account and nowhere has this been more important than in exposing Putin’s aggression against the Ukrainian people. This award was signed by all the cartoonists in attendance on the night and was presented in person to Vladimir Kazanevsky in Paris by our Managing Director, Ben Atfield.