Ann Telnaes

Washington, D.C.

Editorial cartoonist

Education: California Institute of the Arts, BFA, Character Animation Program

Ann Telnaes creates editorial cartoons in various mediums — animation, visual essays, live sketches and traditional print — for The Washington Post. She won the Pulitzer Prize in 2001 for her print cartoons, the National Cartoonists Society’s Reuben for Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year for 2016 and the Herblock Prize for editorial cartooning in 2023. In 2022, she was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for her illustrated reporting and cartooning. Telnaes’s print work was shown in a solo exhibition at the Great Hall in the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress in 2004. Her first book,
Latest from Ann Telnaes

We’re having a heat wave

Ann Telnaes cartoon on the heat wave

July 12, 2023

Trump is controlling the strings

Ann Telnaes cartoon on Donald Trump and Walt Nauta

July 7, 2023

AI: Art or not?

Ann Telnaes cartoon on AI art

July 3, 2023

America in line

America in line

July 1, 2023

Will the Court survive the stench?

Ann Telnaes cartoon on the Supreme Court's ethics controversy

June 28, 2023

Spot the Supreme Court’s missing financial disclosures

Ann Telnaes cartoon on the Supreme Court's financial disclosures (or lack thereof).

June 21, 2023

The GOP’s paper-thin defenses of Donald Trump

Ann Telnaes cartoon on Trump supporters' paper-thin arguments

June 16, 2023

Follow the files

Ann Telnaes cartoon on the Trump files.

June 13, 2023

DOJ reels in Trump

Ann Telnaes cartoon on former president Donald Trump's indictment

June 9, 2023

Chris Christie’s flip-flop

Ann Telnaes cartoon: Chris Christie flip-flops on Trump

June 8, 2023