Tawfiq Omrane

Tawfiq Omrane is a well-known cartoonist based in Tunisia. He has been publishing since the 1980s (Le Phare, Almostaqbel, Alwehda, Arraï.) He received the Academia Award for Cartoon Art in Tunisia in 2014 and the Media & Culture/Cartoon Art Award in Tunisia in 2018.

Fighting Censorship

Fighting Censorship Fighting Censorship

Freedom of Speech at stake in Tunisia. Cartoonist Tawfiq-Omrane was arrested (and released) after publishing cartoons that allegedly mocked the Prime Minister. More info here.

Oct 2, 2023 / OppArt / Tawfiq Omrane