Ali Farzat, Syrian Political Cartoonist

Ali Farzat (Arabic: علي فرزات‎; born 22 June 1951) is a renowned Syrian political cartoonist. He has published more than 15,000 caricatures between Syrian, Arab and international newspapers.[1] He serves as the head of the Arab Cartoonists’ Association. In 2011 he received Sakharov Prize for peace.[2] Farzat was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2012. [3]

A slideshow of his work is available here.

There’s a BBC profile of his work here.

His wikipedia article is here.

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