Quino was named Doctor Honoris Causa

Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejon, humorist and cartoonist, better known as Quino, was named yesterday Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Buenos Aires. At the same event an acknowledgment diploma was awarded to the D la Flor Editions, editorial house responsible for publishing...

Mafalda celebrates her 50th anniversary with an exhibition

Amid celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the most famous comic book in Latin America, Mafalda, Joaquín Salvador Lavado, the creator of the character better known as “Quino,” made his request that both Argentina and the world “move forward” and...

Quino, the creator of Mafalda, turns 82

Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejón, better known as Quino, turns today 82. Born in July 17, 1932 in Mendoza, Argentina, in 1945 he enters the School of Fine Arts of that city, motivated by his uncle. In 1954 he published his first page of comics in the weekly “Esto es”, so...

Mafalda celebrates 50 years with an exhibition in Costa Rica

Mafalda, a controversial little girl worried about humanity, whose critical judgments, full of innocence and irony, have been with us forever. Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejón, better known as Quino, is the creator of this rebellious cartoon strip, to which the exhibition “The...