Congratulations To Our 2016 NCS Reuben Award Nominees!by The GoComics Team
The National Cartoonist Society has announced its divisional nominees for the 2016 Reuben Awards and they're stocked with GoComics talent aplenty - in fact, GC creators swept several categories altogether!
Ruben Bolling (Tom the Dancing Bug), Michael Luckovich and Jen Sorensen were nominated for Editorial Cartoons.
Dave Blazek's Loose Parts, Nick Galifianakis' Nick and Zuzu and Mark Parisi's Off the Mark were nominated for Newspaper Panels.
Luke McGary (Lukey McGarry’s TLDR) and Dave Whamond (Reality Check) were nominated for Advertising/Product Illustration Work.
Maria Scrivan (Half Full) and Blazek were nominated under the Greeting Card category.
Online Comics - Short Form nominees include Sarah Andersen (Sarah's Scribbles), Bolling, and Dave Kellett (Sheldon).
Mike Lester, Mark Tatulli and Whamond all received nominations for the Book Illustration category.
Pickles by Brian Crane rounded out the massive GC creator presence with its nomination in the Newspaper Strips slot.
Winners will be announced on May 27th at the NCS Reuben Awards in Portland, Ore and we'll be following up in celebration.
You can read the full list of this year's nominees in each category, below:
Glen Le Lievre
Moana - Eric Goldberg
Zootopia - Cory Loftis
Finding Dory - Erick Oh
The Simpsons - Eric Goldberg
Atomic Puppet - Steve Lambe and Alan Stewart
The Loud House - Chris Savino
Nick and Zuzu - Nick Galifianakis
ADVERTISING / PRODUCT ILLUSTRATION
Giant Days - Max Sarin and Liz Fleming
Locke & Key - Gabriel Rodriguez
Usagi Yojimbo - Stan Sakai
Cousin Jospeh - Jules Feiffer
Black Dahlia - Rick Geary
The Red Virgin and the Vision of Utopia - Bryan Talbot
MAGAZINE FEATURE / ILLUSTRATION
Teresa Burns Parkhurst
ONLINE COMICS – LONG FORM
Octopus Pie - Meredith Gran
Band by Band - Kathleen Jacques
OMG Check Please - Ngozi Ukazu
ONLINE COMICS – SHORT FORM
Sarah's Scribbles - Sarah Andersen
Donald and John - Ruben Bolling
Dustin - Steve Kelley & Jeff Parker
Pajama Diaries - Terri Libenson
LINK_O_NEAL about 6 years ago
WHAT??? they stiffed Bill Amend again only one of the funniest comic cartoonist ever!!!