Matt studied at St Martin's School of Art in London and first saw himself published in the New Statesman during one of its rare lapses from high seriousness. He has been the Daily Telegraph's pocket cartoonist since 1988. He was 'WHAT THE PAPERS SAY' CARTOONIST OF THE YEAR three times and is also five times winner of the UK PRESS GAZETTE CARTOONIST OF THE YEAR. He has won the CARTOON ARTS TRUST POCKET CARTOONIST OF THE YEAR AWARD six times, most recently in 2013, and in 2002 he received an MBE.
That rare thing: a daily cartoonist who never fails - The TimesThey can capture the absurdities of a situation better than any article - ObserverThe funniest, the most consistent and quite simply the best - UK Press AwardsNo one can be funny every time - except MattI think he's a genius ... He is the national cartoon