Volunteers Answer Plea from Caricature Artist

Diabetes suffering Caricature Artist, Beth Hebert-Shuler, recently had to have her leg up to her knee amputated, which caused a bit of a problem for her home, which had stairs leading up to her house. Not only was this a problem for getting in and out of her house after she got out of the… Read more »

Beauty Pageant Play Embraces Caricature Beauty

Renowned Artist and Caricaturist, Ken Fallin, recently created and released a new stage portrait for the play called Pageant. The Play started back in 1991 and was brought back to life this July 2014, and expected to last until October. It is a musical comedy that features men dressed as female contestants, otherwise known as… Read more »

The Palm Restaurant in West Hollywood

It definitely seems like caricature art, celebrities and dining is a combination which is incredibly powerful. We’ve discussed renowned establishments which feature a good deal of art which represents the personality of many great stars of stage and screen before on the Mark Hall Caricature Art Inc. blog. Today, we wanted to honor one restaurant… Read more »

Caricature is Always an Art

Whether from the mouth or mind of a famous author like George Orwell, or the hand of a cartoonist in a Newspaper, Caricature is always an art, and a hard one to do well at that. And that is both from a literal standpoint, as well as looking at art from a figurative standpoint. It… Read more »

The Compliment in Caricature

Many people have often come to think of caricature as either a fun joke that you can get done at Disneyland or some comic insulting a politician. And that’s even if someone didn’t have a bad experience with a caricature artist exaggerating something that was sensitive to that person, which does happen on occasion. It… Read more »

Caricature is a Cure for the Selfie

In this editorial in the Contra Costa Times, Angela Hill writes, “Caricatures should replace the ubiquitous selfies in today’s society. They’re far more creative and personal.” What a statement! It’s almost like a creative call to arms against the all-consuming Selfie Empire, a declaration of war by soul-stirring, truth-seeking artists. Well, maybe it’s not that… Read more »

Caricature is Alive and Well Across the World

Here in the United States, caricature art always faces a tough time when trying to gain the same kind of respect afforded to other forms of art. Caricature may indeed be more popular and seemingly common than Expressionism or other artistic movements. However, art events and exhibits from across the globe paint a very different… Read more »

Caricature on Broadway

The art form of caricature is one that pays great respect to many other types of art enjoyed by audiences in our contemporary world. Here at the Mark Hall Caricature Art blog, we’ve discussed places like Sardi’s where caricature art isn’t just displayed, it’s a central part of the design and serves as an homage… Read more »

Bitstrips – What Are They?

The big news in the comic/caricature world right now is Bitstrips. Bitstrips are the product of an app that have slowly been taking over social media sites with particular attention being paid to Facebook. These are either one shot comics or storyboarded comics created by any user who has the Bitstrip app and a facebook… Read more »