CEMAL TUNCERİ (NORTH CYPRUS)
Born in 1952 in Yeşilyurt, Cemal Tunceri is a professional mechanical engineer who is involved in arts. He started drawing cartoons in 1982 and is one of the establishers of Cypriot Turkish Cartoonists’ Association.
His cartoons were published in various newspapers and magazines published in Cyprus including Kıbrıs Postası, Ortam, Bozkurt, Halkın Sesi, Akrep, Lololo, Kıbrıs, Çağ Ses, Yelpaze, Yeni Düzen, Kıbrıslı, Cyprus Diyalog, Yeni Duzen Sanat and Adres Kıbrıs.
His cartoons were displayed in international exhibitions and took place in albums in Cyprus, Canada, Turkey, Italy, Bulgaria, Belgium, Japan, Macedonia, England and South Korea.
Cemal Tunceri is a member of the Federation of Cartoonists’ Organization (FECO) and has a FECO International Press Card.
He published the “Isırgan Otu” cartoon album in 1996 and the “Güldüşün – Siyah Noktacıklar” cartoon album in 2006. He won many prizes in various national and international cartoon contests.