10 August – 27 October 2019 -
Discover the lighter side of politics at the free political cartoon exhibition Behind the Lines: The year’s best political cartoons 2018 and Swings and Roundabouts: 100 Years of Queensland Political Cartoons.
Behind the Lines: The year’s best political cartoons 2018.
Venture down the rabbit hole to discover 2018’s best political cartoons.
Featuring over 80 cartoons by 30 of Australia’s best political cartoonists, this exhibition revisits the 2018 political year, capturing the humorous side of the year’s leading political headlines.
The exhibition includes works by leading political cartoonists Mark Knight, Alan Moir, Cathy Wilcox, John Shakespeare, Judy Horacek and 2018 Political Cartoonist of the Year, Matt Golding.
See a selection of Matt’s work including his cartoon of Alice peering into a Wonderland with some familiar political faces.
Additional in-gallery activities include a fanciful political card game and a self-portrait sketching activity utilising a life size distortion mirror. Bring along your family and friends to debate, sketch and play.
Swings and Roundabouts: 100 Years of Queensland Political Cartoons.
Explore some of Queensland’s key political moments in this series of political cartoons and objects from the State Library of Queensland collection.