Clifford K. & James T. Berryman Award for Editorial Cartoons

NPF Award Winner: Clifford K. & James T. Berryman Award for Editorial Cartoons - Rob Rogers

Rob Rogers 2015

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The NPF judges said: “Rogers has a vivid visual style that invites you in. He tackles really heavy issues with a light-handed visual touch. He leaves no confusion about his point-of-view; he knows what he wants to say.”

Rob Rogers is the award-winning editorial cartoonist for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. His cartoons have been vexing and entertaining readers in Pittsburgh since 1984. Syndicated by Universal Press Syndicate, Rogers’ work has also appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today and Newsweek, among many others.

Rogers has also been the curator of three national cartoon exhibitions, Too Hot to Handle: Creating Controversy through Political Cartoons (2003) and Drawn To The Summit: A G-20 Exhibition Of Political Cartoons (2009), both at The Andy Warhol Museum, and Bush Leaguers: Cartoonists Take on the White House (2007) at the American University Museum. In 2015, Rogers curated Slinging Satire: Editorial Cartooning and the First Amendment at the ToonSeum. Rogers is an active member (and past president) of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists. His work received the 2000 and 2013 Thomas Nast Award from the Overseas Press Club, the 1995 National Headliner Award, and numerous Golden Quills. In 2015 Rogers was awarded the Berryman Award from the National Press Foundation. In 1999 he was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.

In 2009, Rogers celebrated 25 years as a Pittsburgh editorial cartoonist with the release of his book, No Cartoon Left Behind: The Best of Rob Rogers, published by Carnegie Mellon University Press. In 2015, he released a local cartoon collection called, Mayoral Ink: Cartooning Pittsburgh’s Mayors.

 

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2016

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2015

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2014

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2013

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2011

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2009

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2008

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2004

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www.sherffiustoons.com

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Women's eNews

2002

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2001

Rex Babin

The Sacramento Bee

2000

Chan Lowe

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1999

Mike Thompson

The Detroit Free Press

1998

David Horsey

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer

1997

Bob Gorrell

Creators Syndicate

1996

John William Deering

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

1995

Jim Morin

Miami Herald

1994

Chris Britt

Tacoma (WA) News Tribune

1993

Chip Bok

Akron Beacon Journal

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Bill Schorr

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1991

Stuart Carlson

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