Paul Francis Conrad
(1924 - 2010)
Paul Francis Conrad was active/lived in California, Colorado. Paul Conrad is known for satircal political cartoons and figural sculpture.
Biography Paul Francis Conrad
Noted for his invention of visual metaphor, cartoonist Paul Conrad's
use of imagery made a special impression during the Watergate
scandal. He is one of only five editorial cartoonists to win
three Pulitzer Prizes and is also a noted sculptor whose works have
been widely exhibited across the country.
Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in 1924, Conrad started cartooning at the University of Iowa for the "Daily Iowan". After receiving his B.A. in art in 1950, he worked for the Denver Post, where he spent 14 years before joining the Los Angeles Times.
Resisting even the slightest temptation to inject comedy into his work,
Conrad carried on in a flinty, unyielding tradition. His drawings
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