Meet Matt Davies, Newsday's new editorial cartoonist
Matt Davies is joining Newsday! Davies is a Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist and he will join Newsday full-time this fall.
He is also a children's book author and illustrator, currently publishing with Macmillan imprint; Neal Porter Books/Roaring Brook Press.
Born in London, England in 1966, Davies moved to the U.S. in 1983. He studied Illustration and fine art at both The Savannah College of Art & Design (GA) and The School of Visual Arts in New York City. He began drawing editorial cartoons full-time for The Journal News in Westchester County in 1993, and in 2009 started drawing for The Hearst Newspaper Group in Connecticut.