Mary Zins
Editorial cartoonist and Illustrator

USA.  She studied illustration and design at Cleveland State University.  She has worked as a graphic artist for the Cleveland Zoo and Cleveland Museum of Natural History and has been a freelance illustrator for over 12 years.  She has also been a contributing illustrator for the popular Show Me How book series by Weldon Owen Publishing. She is a member of the Union of World Cartoonists, Cartoon Movement, United Sketches and Le Crayon. Her works are shown regularly in international exhibitions and have received international awards.  

Murat Yılmaz
Vice president of the
Union of World Cartoonists 

Turkey. Awarded editorial cartoonist for various magazines and newspapers. Publisher of research articles on caricatures. 

Ahmet Altay
Founder and Chairman of the
Union of world Cartoonists
Artdirector, Cartoonist, Illustrator and graphic designer

Turkey. He works for national newspapers, news magazines and design agencies (Ustura, Gırgır,  Zıpır, Cafcaf and Hacamat humor magazines, Karar newspaper, Hayat Publishing Group). Editor-in-chief of UWC’s Cartoon Magazine and Zoka humor magazine.

Dr. Sabine Haupt
Germany. Goethe Institut
Sabine Haupt is currently being deployed to Schwäbisch Hall as Director of the Goethe-Institut.

Born and raised in a typical small town in Westphalia she studied Islamic Science in Hamburg, Oxford and Amman and worked extensively in various countries throughout the Middle East.

Ute Christine Berger M.A. 
Culture Officer
City of Schwäbisch Hall
Initiator and project manager „Very British. British Cultural Weeks Schwäbisch Hall 2018/19“

Prof. Dr. Christian Fischer
AV Media Artist

Germany. Professional photographer, studied Media Design at Bauhaus University and Electro Acoustic Composition at Academy of Music Franz Liszt in Weimar. PhD in composition. He lectured at several universities in Germany, Egypt and Estonia and was head of the Media Design Department of the German University in Cairo. His interdisciplinary work covers composition, audio installation, multi media, video, photography, teaching and writing. He holds a professorship for digital media, University  of Applied Sciences Fulda, Germany.

Sebastian deAndrade
Comicbook Artist and Gamedesigner

Germany. Known multiplicator and creator of indy comics and arcade games. He lectures at several universities in germany game-art, game-production and drawing. 


Prof. Guido Kühn
Germany representative of the
Union of World Cartoonists
Initiator of Brexit – The Cartoons
Editorial cartoonist, illustrator and media designer. 

Germany. Studied fine arts, visual communication and economics. His works are shown regularly at international exhibitions and found in various publications. Design lecturer and researcher. Various professorships for av media design, 2D/3D Animation and crossmedia design.