Way too much info about Steve Greenberg

Besides being the cartoonist for "Boomerish" for 50-and-up magazines around the country, Steve Greenberg is an editorial cartoonist and artist in Southern California, drawing for the alternative-weekly Ventura County Reporter, the Jewish Journal of Los Angeles and other publications and websites; his overall work is distributed through PoliticalCartoons.com. He regularly contributes to the Cartoon Movement out of The Netherlands and was the first American cartoonist invited to join. He is also an award-winning informational graphics artist and illustrator.

From 2002-2008 he was on staff with the Ventura County Star northwest of Los Angeles. He was earlier with the Marin Independent Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Examiner, Seattle Post-Intelligencer and the Daily News of Los Angeles and was the regular contributing cartoonist for Editor & Publisher magazine, 1995-98.

His cartoons have won awards or honors nearly every year of his career, and he has had reprints in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Chicago Tribune, Milwaukee Journal, St. Petersburg Times, Tokyo's Asahi Shimbun, Time, U.S. News, The New Republic, Sierra and many other publications, plus reprints in over 70 books. He has been featured in The Daily Cartoonist, Comic Riffs, Cartoonist PROfiles, The Funny Times, Hogan's Alley (where he is a contributing writer) and other cartooning publications. His originals have been exhibited in cities across the U.S., Canada and overseas, and are in several archives and museums including San Francisco's Cartoon Art Museum, Ohio State University, the National Cartoon Museum, the Charles M. Schulz Museum and the Newseum. As a freelance artist, he drew the opening titles for a 1985 summer television series on ABC, "Hail to the Chief," has written for Disney comic books, written and drawn for Mad magazine.

Born in Los Angeles (Hollywood, no less), he received a BFA in Art from California State University Long Beach, where his editorial cartoons ran in two campus newspapers and won first places in national and statewide competitions. Now divorced, he lives in suburban L.A. and can be reached at steve (at) greenberg-art.com


Steve's web site and editorial cartoons