O&D cartoon (De Volkskrant, 5 March 2011)

Jos Collignon is a Dutch cartoonist, best known for his political drawings. He studied Dutch Law in Utrecht. After graduation in 1977, he chose a career in journalism, however. He was initially a university correspondent for De Volkskrant, but became a regular artist for NRC Handelsblad. He transferred from NRC to De Volkskrant in 1980. He makes political drawings for his paper's opinion pages since 1992.

O&D comic strip (De Volkskrant, 1 November 2011)

He has additionally contributed cartoons and comics to magazines like De Tijd (until 1990), FNV Magazine (and it's successors, since 1993), FEM Business (1998 onwards), De Journalist and I.S., a publication about development from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. His work has been collected in several books by De Harmonie.

Jos Collignon won the Inkstpot Prize for Best Dutch Political Drawing in 2010. Collignon lives and works alternately in Utrecht and in Normandy.

Cartoon by Jos Collignon for Forum (13 October 2009)


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