News Archive

20/2/12

I am doing a few events to promote my book Goliath:

Friday 9th March. Gosh Comics, London. Details
Saturday 10th March. Forbidden Planet, Cambridge. Details
Thursday 15th March. Here, Bristol. Details
Thursday 29th March. NoBrow HQ, London. Details
Wednesday 4th April. Signing and talk at Analogue, Edinburgh. Website
Thursday 5th April. Travelling Man, Leeds. Details
Saturday 21st April. Comica Comiket, London. Details

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26/1/12

I have designed a limited edition bookplate for copies of Goliath sold at Gosh comics. See the whole thing or reserve a copy here.

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22/1/12

I've been interviewed by The Comics Reporter and It's Nice That about my forthcoming graphic novel Goliath.

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19/1/12

My weekly cartoon is back in The Guardian Review every Saturday.
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9/12/11

Goliath got its first review, in Paul Gravett's previews roundup. Read it here.
I have seen various publication dates around but I am reliably informed it will be out in late February or early March, though it can be pre-ordered from the guardian bookshop, amazon.co.uk and amazon.com already.

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16/11/11

This Friday and Saturday I will be at Avantcomic in Madrid, talking and showing work with Jon McNaught and Nobrow.

The New York Times magazine has put all my weekly "Riff" essay illustrations together on their blog.

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8/11/11

This Friday and Saturday (11th and 12th) it's The Small Publishers Fair at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London. It's open 11am to 7pm and admission is free. I will be there selling (and signing) comics, original drawings and prints and sharing a table with Brighten the Corners.

This is last week's Guardian Review cartoon:

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25/10/11

Drawn and Quarterly have a short preview of my forthcoming book Goliath on their blog. Goliath can be pre-ordered from the guardian bookshop, amazon.co.uk and amazon.com.

I have recently been interviewed for The Rumpus and The Casual Optimist.

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20/10/11

I have drawn a cover and endpaper for Nobrow 6: The Double which is available now for pre-order at nobrow.net. The first 1,000 copies come with a free A2 poster of my image.

I will be selling comics and things at The Small Publishers Fair in London 11th and 12th November and attending AvantComic in Madrid 18th and 19th November, I'll give more details when I have them.

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11/10/11

On Wednesday 19th October, 7pm-8pm, I will be taking part in a Comica Conversation: "The amazing graphic novelist, Anders Nilsen, author of Big Questions, has kindly agreed to have a special one-off Comica Conversation with his friend and fellow comics creator Tom Gauld. Orbital Comics, 8 Great Newport St, London WC2H 7JA."

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1/9/11

This is the sketch for the cover of my forthcoming book Goliath which will be out next year from Drawn and Quarterly.

I have a drawing in The Emblem of My Work an exhibition at Shandy Hall in Yorkshire.

My weekly cartoon in The Guardian Review returns from this Saturday.

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14/7/11

My Saturday Guardian cartoons will be taking a summer break for a few weeks.

The shop will be open over the summer, though due to holidays orders may take a little longer than usual to arrive.

I have added new images (titled New York Times and Genre Fiction) to the portfolio section.

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14/6/11

My cartoons continue to appear in the Guardian Saturday Review. This is last week's. See the original drawings on Flickr.

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17/5/11

I have designed a t-shirt for Heart, you can buy it at their website now.

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2/12/10

I have contributed a new image to Cloudy Collection: Simple, a set of seven letterpress prints. There are 100 sets available and they can be purchased at www.cloudycollection.com

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15/11/10

My new publication 12 Postcards is available now from the shop and costs five pounds (plus postage).

Over the next few weeks I will be posting the remaining cartoons from 12 Postcards on flickr.

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8/11/10

I will be attending the Small Publishers Fair in London on the 12th and 13th of November. I'll be sharing a table with brighten the corners and we will be selling (and, if asked, signing) our wares.

I have just sent out a newsletter. If you have any comments on it, or have joined my mailing list but not received it, please let me know.

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5/9/10

My weekly cartoon is back in The Guardian Review every Saturday. This is the first:

The original drawing is on flickr.

I also have work in current issues of The Believer and Smoke Signal.

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17/8/10

All my weekly comics are on flickr now.

I haven't done a newsletter to my mailing list for a while, so don't worry if you've joined but not got anything. There will be a new one in a month or two. Also, I'm on twitter as @tomgauld.

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30/6/10

My letters page cartoons for the Guardian Saturday Review will take a summer break. I intend to make a weekly cartoon anyway and put it on flickr. Here is the first one.

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18/6/10

My cover for The Three Musketeers appears in Penguin 75 which features some amazing covers designed for Penguin books.

I have work in the current issues of The Believer and Smoke Signal.

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8/6/10

Penguins, from a recent Sketchbook page (see more on Flickr):

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29/4/2010

I'm on Twitter, I mainly tweet about comics, illustration, art and my own work. My name is @tomgauld.

I've put some new images on Flickr, including this which is part of a series of drawings which I made for my show in Stockholm:

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18/4/2010

I will be having a small exhibition and attending spx10 in Stockholm on 23rd, 24th and 25th April.

My cartoons continue to appear in the Guardian Saturday Review. This is last week's. See the original drawings on Flickr.

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21/3/2010

Part of a recent Sketchbook page (see more on Flickr):

An interview with me (and some images) will appear in It's Nice That No.3 which is available to preorder now.

Creative Review blog featured the work I did for NHLBI/Diet Coke's The Heart Truth campaign.

My work appears the in current issues of The Believer and Smoke Signal.

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1/3/2010

I will be judging the Working Class Awards. The deadline to enter your work is 31st March 2010.

I've put some new things on Flickr.

I have work in Maision Close, a collaborative comic book with 30 other cartoonists. The book is mainly in French but my bit is in English. The project was invented and directed by Ruppert and Mulot.

My cartoons continue to appear in the Guardian Saturday Review. This is last week's. See the original drawings on Flickr.

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11/2/2010

A badge related to this Guardian cartoon:

If you're in the US you might see my work for NHLBI/Diet Coke's The Heart Truth campaign this month. The animated adverts are online here.

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3/2/2010

My illustration agent Heart has a lovely new website.


The image is here.

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22/1/2010

If you missed out on my Characters for an Epic Tale print you can try to win a copy in this month's Creative Review.

I've added three images to the Lost Fairy Tales page.

My cartoons continue to appear in the Guardian Saturday Review. This is last week's. See the original drawings on Flickr.

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4/1/2010

Happy new year!

The shop has now reopened and I have more copies of The Gigantic Robot for sale.

Lego Robots photographed as publicity for my agent Heart;

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4/12/2009

The shop is now closed for Christmas, it'll reopen in early January.

On Saturday 12th December I will be selling (and signing if asked) my books at The Mangle Christmas Sale, 11am to 6pm at the Tab Centre in Shoreditch.

I've sent out the last of my Characters for an Epic Tale prints, if you ordered one you ought to get it next week. The print is now sold out. If you missed out please join my mailing list to be kept informed.

My cartoons continue to appear in the Guardian Saturday Review. This is last week's. See the original drawings on Flickr.

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23/11/2009

For the rest of November, US customers can save 20% on all the lovely books at buenaventurapress.com, including The Gigantic Robot and Kramers Ergot 7.

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18/11/2009

My new letterpress print Characters for an Epic Tale is available now.
(Update: this has now sold out, sorry.)

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13/11/2009

I will be at The Small Publishers Fair at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London on the 13th and 14th of November and will have various books for sale (including some of the last copies of Three Very Small Comics volume 3, The Wise Robot Will Answer Your Question Now and hopefully a new item) at special prices and signed too if you ask nicely. I will be sharing a table with Brighten The Corners.

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9/11/2009

My cartoons continue to appear in the Guardian Saturday Review. This is last week's. See the original drawings on Flickr.

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2/11/2009

Welcome to my new website...