Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications

Date
2010-2020
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Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-; Fairfax Media Limited (Firm); Press (Christchurch, N.Z.); Sunday star times (Newspaper)
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DC-Group-0045
Description

Digital cartoons by Sharon Murdoch that relate to or illustrate political and social aspects of life in New Zealand, published mainly in the Christchurch Press and the Sunday Star Times from 2010 onward, and also in the Dominion Post. Also includes examples of Murdoch's word puzzle cartoons featuring Munro the ginger cat, which are published in Fairfax publications.

Part of the New Zealand Cartoon Archive

Sharon Murdoch, born 1960, is a Wellington-based editorial cartoonist. In the 1990s, she was part of the Wellington Media Collective, and is currently resident cartoonist for the Sunday Star Times as well as having her work published in all of the Stuff major dailies. Murdoch was a finalist for the Canon Media Awards in 2014 and 2015, and winner of the Canon Media Awards Cartoonist of the Year in 2016, 2017 and 2018. She also publishes her work regularly on Twitter using the handle @domesticanimal.

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Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Key Sky tower. 14 February 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0030697 Description: Shows Prime Minister John Key reclining in the nude and smiling suggestively. In the background the SkyCity tower has been positioned in place of an erect ph...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Abbott. 11 February 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0030692 Description: Under the heading 'Beknighted', Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has a sword through his head, yet says "Phew! That was close!" Refers to an attempt to ...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Gutsy. 2 March 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0030699 Description: A two part cartoon labelled Gutsy. In the top frame a manic looking John Key yells "Get some guts and join the right side!!!" In the bottom frame a much smal...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Contender. 28 March 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0030707 Description: Under the heading 'I coulda been a contender', Prime Minister John Key comforts Tim Groser, saying "Never mind Tim, you'll beat those other job applicants ne...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Package deal. 15 March 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0030704 Description: Prime Minister John Key holds a hammer and stands by National MP Mark Osborne, saying "Buy the Mark Osborne luxury pack before March 28 and we'll throw in br...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Waikato cows. 21 March 2015
Date: 2015 By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0030706 Description: Under the heading 'The Big Picture', the text refers to the response of the Federated Farmers and the Green Party to the news that there were now 1.39 millio...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :In the Club. 22 February 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0030698 Description: Shows a gun-carrying rebel fighter (representing Islamic State - IS) in one half and a gun-carrying New Zealand soldier blindfolded by a United States flag i...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Funnel. 7 March 2015
Date: 2015 By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0030700 Description: Under the heading 'The Sleeping Draught', Prime Minister John Key climbs a ladder belonging to the GCSB in order to pour a liquid labelled 'Hokum & Bunkum fo...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Historic Claims. 14 February 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0030696 Description: Under the heading 'Historic Claims' a suited arm points at a small baby and accuses it of making bad choices in life, asking "...When are you going to take s...
Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960- :Flag. 2 February 2015
Date: 2015 From: Murdoch, Sharon Gay, 1960-: Digital cartoons published in The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post, and other publications By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0030694 Description: Under the heading 'The Flag Debate', Bill English and John Key hold up a large New Zealand flag to block out protesters holding the flag of Tino rangatirata...