Mort Gerberg is a longtime cartoonist and author best known for his cartoons in The New Yorker, Playboy and numerous other publications.
Mort Gerberg is a longtime cartoonist and author best known for his magazine cartoons in The New Yorker, Playboy and numerous other publications. He was voted as Best Magazine Cartoonist of 2007 and 2008 by the National Cartoonists Society, the international organization for professional cartoonists, and was a founding member and president of The Cartoonists Guild.
Gerberg has drawn several nationally-syndicated newspaper comic strips and has written, edited and/or illustrated 43 books for adults and children, including “Cartooning: The Art and the Business,” which has been the most respected instructional/reference work in the field since 1983.
He has written and drawn for television, online and home video and taught cartooning for 15 years at New York City's Parsons School of Design.
For clients in the business world he creates customized art and humorous writing for their advertising and public relations, and is a creative consultant for ideation focus groups.
Gerberg is also a popular public speaker, particularly on the subjects of creativity and positive aging. Samples of his work may be seen at >www.mortgerberg.com<