Touka Lampoons our Wicked World
September 23- October 5, 2010
Tuesday – Wednesday 11:30 am–6:30 pm
Thursday 1:30-8:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am–6:30 pm
Saturday 3:30-6:30 pm
Sunday & Monday by appointment only Please call 416 361 6045
Thursday September 23, 2010, 6:00-9:00 pm
Touka Neyestani; cartoonist. Born in 1960, Shahrood – Iran. Married, living in Toronto.
Graduated from the Science and Industry University in Architecture, 1988. Started collaboration with the press in 1980 workingwith “Ketab-e-Jomeh” weekly edited by “Ahmad Shamloo” .
Collaboration with more than forty monthly, weekly, and daily papers ever since, including:
Monthlies: Film, Sanat-e-haml-o-naghl, Adineh, Donya-ye-sokhan, Mofid, Aineh-ye-Andisheh Majles va Pajouhesh, Iran Honar, Bahrevari, Gol Agha, Kayhan Caricature, Tanz-o-Caricature, Behkam, Farzin, Zaman, Loh, Arman, Sonboleh, Video va mahvareh, Rahavard-e-danesh, Payam-e-mokhaberat, Donya-ye-Ketab,Piroozi, Iran-e-Far da, Tamashagaran, Sanat-e-Keshavarzi-o- Toseeh.
Weeklies: Zan-e-rooz, Iran-e-javan, Rah-e-no, Aban,Nameh.Dailies: Iran, Gozaresh-e-rooz, Sobh-e-emrooz,Jameeh, Toos, Neshat and “Nebel Spalter”, weekly printed in Switzerland.