Famed political cartoonist and UMBC artist-in-residence Kevin “Kal” Kallaugher spoke to a standing-room-only crowd at TEDxWarwick on March 5. His presentation video, “The Magic and Power of Caricature” is now online, along with 10 other informative and inspiring talks. See also the event photos on UMBC’s Flickr page.
Kal will also spoke at the Palo Alto Institute’s “Secrets to a Funnier You: The Art and Science of Being Funny” on April 1. The host institution notes that “even though we all know humor is fundamental to our well-being, we don’t always give it the attention it deserves.” Kal and the other speakers offered new perspectives on the importance of humor in daily life.