Simon Pearsall Click here to go back to the list of 2012 artists.

Simon Pearsall is a regular contributor to Private Eye and his cartoon First Drafts has been running on the Literary Review page of that magazine since 2002. He won The Cartoon Art Trust’s Joke Cartoonist of The Year in 2010. He had  his first exhibition Simon Pearsall - The Wilderness Years (1963 - 2011) in October last year. People came and he sold some cartoons. He is not  French. Nor is he Swiss. He cannot play any musical instruments. He has two hats. Neither of them suit him.