Full name: Rodrigo Daniel Nunes de Matos
Editorial cartoonist for the weekly newspaper Expresso (Portugal) since 2006 – currently publishes in its Economy section. In 2018, one of his cartoons was chosen by the UN’s Human Rights Office to illustrate the 22nd Article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, in celebration of its 70th anniversary.
Awarded with the Grand Prix in the Press Cartoon Europe 2014 (Belgium).
Living in Macau (China) since 2009, his cartoons became also known to the public through the pages of the newspapers Ponto Final (Portuguese) and Macau Daily Times (English).
Born in Silva Porto (Angola) in 1975, lived to the age of 15 in Brazil, graduated in Journalism in Coimbra (Portugal) and worked as a journalist in Lisbon for six years, before becoming a professional cartoonist and illustrator. Major in Editorial and Press Illustration by the Esdip art school, Madrid (Spain).
- 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 2018 (Geneva, Switzerland) – Article 22
– Press Cartoon Europe 2014 (Knokke-Heist, Belgium) – Grand Prix
– World Press Freedom Editorial Cartoon Competition 2014 (Ottawa, Canada) – 3rd place
Official website: www.rodrigocartoon.com