Launch of the exhibition « Cartoons at Large » at the Alliance Française, Thursday 5 th May
The Alliance française in Southern Africa presents an exhibition on freedom of expression as seen through the eyes of 50 cartoonists from all over the world. The launch of the exhibition will take place on Thursday 5th of May at The Alliance française ( 155 Loop Street) with the presence of the well-known South African cartoonist ZAPIRO.
The Cartoons at Large (‘‘Dessins en liberté”) exhibition comprises 12 panels of press illustrations by 50 artists from around the world. Each panel is devoted to a specific theme concerning freedom of expression, such as censorship, Internet, corruption, women’s rights, rebellions, climate, sports, racism, etc. The drawings made by artists of 45 different nationalities have all been published in their respective countries.
The exhibition will be displayed all May long.