con BRIO ! Doctor Bob's Cartoonry BOB BROCKIE cartoonist scientist columnist

April 22 - May 27

This exhibit is an edited version of Bob Brockie, 60 Years of Drawing the Line, from the Mahara Gallery, Waikanae.

Tivoli acknowledges this generous loan.




Bob Brockie is a major New Zealand polymath, currently best-known for his regular cartoons for the National Business Review and his columns on science for the Dominion Post.

He was twice QANTAS Cartoonist of the Year and in 2013  was awarded the New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) for 'services to science and cartooning'.


Tivoli's exhibit focuses on his cartoons, with a small number of his nature studies.


Doctor Bob's PhD Thesis was on hedgehogs.


His autobiography Brockie, A Memoir in Words, Cartoons

and Sketches (2015) is available at Tivoli.


A Very, Very Short History of NZ Political Cartooning

- YouTube, 15 mins










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