Marcelo Oscar Lawryczenko
Location: , Islamic Republic of Iran
Member Since: February 27, 2017
He was born on 17 July 1945 in Laguna Paiva, in the Santa Fe, region of Argentina. In 1967, he moved to Buenos Aires. It was here that he started to publish annotated cartoon strips.
His works were featured in the following Argentinean magazines:
MARÍA BIZCA, PITOS Y FLAUTAS, MEDIA SUELA, TÍA VICENTA,
HUMOR, EL PÉNDULO, HUMOR Y JUEGOS, SEX HUMOR, LA RISA, RICO TIPO, EL PERIODISTA, MORISQUETA, EL MES, etc.
They were also published in newspapers: PRENSA LIBRE, CÓRDOBA, TIEMPO DE CÓRDOBA and LA VOZ.
Further afield, he worked in Spain with CACUMEN, EL CRONOPIO, HUMOR, and EL PAPUS.
In Chile, his cartoons were included in the HUMANOIDE magazine.
In addition, he received the 4th prize in 1981 at the BIENNIAL OF ANCONA (Italy), and he was awarded a runners-up prize, in 1983, 1985, 1987, 1991 and 1993.
In Cuba, he received the prize CASA DE LAS AMÉRICAS in the 6th INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF HUMOUR 1989 and mention in 1991.
In 2002 he received selected Prize in the 1st FreeCartoonsWeb (China).
He has exhibited works in International showcases for cartoons in Belgium, Italy, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia, Cuba, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Canada and numerous exhibitions in Argentina.
Apart from drawing cartoons he also works as industrial designer of embroideries. He also likes to write notes of humor in magazines.
He also writes and it publishes poetry.
Lives and works in Buenos Aires. It is divorced and he has a daughter.