Branch, John b.1953
John Branch original cartoon artwork.
John Branch contributes cartoons to the San Antonio Express-News on a regular basis. He was the full-time editorial cartoonist at the Express-News from 1981 through March 2009. Branch began his career at the Daily Tar Heel at the University of North Carolina in 1975. Upon graduation in 1976 with a degree in studio art, he began drawing for his hometown paper, the Chapel Hill Newspaper. His work has been reprinted in The New York Times, USA Today, Newsweek and many other publications throughout the country. Branch's work is distributed nationally in the King Features/North America Syndicate "Best and Wittiest" package. A member of the board of directors of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists, Branch hosted the 2009 AAEC convention in San Antonio. Two collections of his work have been published, "Out on a Limb" and "Would You Buy a Used Cartoon From This Man?"