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 Cartoon Exhibition by Zola Zu


  pic: Zola Zu, Organisor.  World 1st-time world-scale cartoon-arts contest and expo. on the net was held on Zola Zu's own dime, cartoon-artists from 70+ countries joined the contest under the theme of promoting human rights & against dirty politics.  This event was reported by Asian best news, the Straits Times by its front-page,  exhibited in Japanese largest mall in Taiwan, and was ranked world No.1 cartoon contest on the net, like English google, yahoo, etc for straight 7 years.  



  No. 1 rankings on US Bing, Google, Yahoo, German MetaGER,  Yandex of Russia, Baudu of China, ...  click:  2017-2018,

      by "comment Taiwan", "understand Taiwan", "introduction to Taiwan", "review Taiwan", "introduction of Taiwan", etc, and int'l-issue keywords !!






















 pic: Zola Zu together with Euro artists.
Zu holds a press card issued by Euro., a master degree in Computer in USA, and worked in Taiwan government and as a college teacher.

pic: Zola Zu in the United Nations, photo with <The Golden Rule> - "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you", an art-work USA sent to the United Nations.,

pic: Zola Zu together with US professor, Taiwanese professors,
leading cartoonists, cartoonists leader.









Singapore's The Straits Times (awarded Asia best news at that time) reported Zola Zu was organizing world no.1 int'l cartoon-arts contest on his own dime to promote human rights and freedom of expression


  Pic left: one of Zola Zu's works was exhibited in Japan HIROSHIMA PEACE memorial museum.  In that event, Zola Zu was one of int'l artists with most number of selected art-works.   Major Japanese Newspapers (e.g.,"朝日新聞"  ) reported this event.
  Pic. middle: Zola (right) photo with former leader of Japanese cartoonists and  leader of Taiwanese cartoonists.


Zola Zu

 Federation Cartoonists Organisations, Foreign Editor, Taiwan President (1998 ~ Mar. 2018 );  Int'l Press Federation, Reporter ~ 2020.
 APACA (Asia & Pacific Animation and Comics Association ), advisory board & Taiwan vice president (2008 ~ 2018).
Bachelor in Taiwan, Master in USA,  DBA completion in China, was a college teacher, computer programmer in Taiwanese government.

Critique articles (concerning Danish cartoon crisis, religion creativity, Beijing Olympics, national advertising, logo design, visual parody, animation, etc) were printed in major media of Taiwan, the United Daily and the China Times.
cartoons were exhibited in Holland, France, Japan, Korea, Belgium, Czech, Bulgaria, Italia, Poland, Turkey, Brazil, Greece, Croatia, Germany, Israel, Egypt, Cyprus, Portugal, Spain,  Iran, Slovak, Slovenia, USA, etc
cartoons were awarded in Australia, Romania, Egypt, Arab, Taiwan, etc.

 A normal individual, without psycho, paranoid delusion, former delinquent;   moderate, very middle of the road, agnostic about politics.

meaning of name / "Zola" :  Famous novelist Zola's J'accuse! has become a common generic expression of outrage and accusation against someone powerful.  Besides, Zola was poisoned by his enemy, probably.   "Zu" : exact pronunciation of this Chinese word ( last name ), Taiwan semi-officially use "Chu".   "Zu" is more clean and simpler than red China's "Zhu", aesthetically.   "Zola Zu" has been on the passport for at least 20 years.  





 social platforms <Twitter>  ; <Facebook>  ;
<pinterest>   ; <LinkedIn> 







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Zola Zu is fighting against dark force for years 韶vs武

reporter first reach final line

Zola Zu is the reporter first reaching political crime-line

pen books

Go high, not go low

Hello Kitty Speak Out
even Kitty should not silence the ugly political truth

(a visual parody inspired by Hello Kitty,  by Zola Zu)





   Cartoonist VS.  politicians        An individual VS.  one+ countries and/or syndicates

   straight-forward    VS.   under-table          clean  VS   dirty




Zola Zu's cartoon works in major media of Taiwan


In Taiwan's major newspaper UDN system, Zola Zu's cartoon against warmongering Nazi and Japanese army



In Taiwan's major newspaper UDN system, Zola Zu's cartoon depicted warmonger  converted Jesus sign to Nazi sign







In Taiwan's major newspaper the China Times, Zola Zu was a bridge connecting Europe and Taiwan


In Taiwan's United Daily News system, Zola Zu promoted human rights (against humans as guinea pigs)



In Taiwan's United Daily News system, Zola Zu was fighting against environmental pollution





Zola Zu's  articles and works were ranked No.1 on internet










 pic: This websites-group was ranked No.1
by keyword
comment Taiwan
on Google,
8-1-2018, 4-11-2018, 1-25-2018, 12-2-2017, 9-6-2017,
 4-20-2017, 11-25-2016



pic: This websites-group was ranked No.1 by keyword
understand Taiwan" on Google, 8-1-2018, 4-11-2018, 
1-25-2018, 12-2-2017,
9-6-2017, 5-5-2017,
4-25-2017, 11-21-2016;

ps:  images' ranks - No.1, 2, 3


     review Taiwan   was among top ranks on
 US google, English Bing,
8-1-2018, 1-25-2018, 12-2-2017, 9-6-2017




Zola Zu's articles in major media of Taiwan




For full text (Chn version) pls click






The author's "parody" article printed in Taiwan's major newspaper invoked dystopian novel "1984", best-known advertisement "1984", and best-known slogan "Think Different" (should be "think differently")  to question Taiwan president's new form of the word "Freedom", and by the way to tentatively test if  any of the state apparatus or the administration etc has been trying to harm people's freedom and human rights...
(pls focus on the "art" , instead of the "frame";  pls ref to text above in this webpages)

  Something the government did was called "state violence" (UDN editorial-opinion, the government's political rivals or competitors or opponents watch were called "state apparatus" (LTN editorial-opinion  This web-site takes no sides, only focuses purely on the issue itself.

        pic left: article on United Daily News,   
  ◆   pic. right: part of the article on the UDN internet newspaper (photo is Taiwan ROC president Tsai I. W.)

     ◆ author's remuneration was donated to a charity foundation already.





Zola Zu's articles in major media of Taiwan






Pic. :   comment Facebook   , 
 in most popular news in Taiwan, Apple Daily,
real-time news & online opinion, 8-24-2017,
and was reprinted in major news, United Daily News' blog, 8-25-2017


Facebook freedom of expression,  FB free expression ranks No.1 on US Bing


pic.: Zola Zu's critiques on FB reprinted in FECOnews, official periodical  of Federation Cartoonists Org. , headqtr in Europe, in Nov. 2017.  The cartoon art is done by FECO leader.




pic. photo with Liberty Statue, at top of twin towers, the US







pic. below: In Rocket Garden, Kennedy Space Center, USA








pic.  travel to White House, DC,






pic.  working as t.a. in computer lab., US campus







pic.  a teacher in 10 universities and colleges, Taiwan






pic. left: in European cartoonists' party, Europe; 
        ★ background pic. is   Zu's article concerning religion crisis triggered by Danish cartoonists, was printed in the China Times, major news in Taiwan; 
         ★ pic. right : photo with Taiwan's national flower - plum, which endures extreme cold




Top rankings on internet "understand Taiwan", "Introduction of Taiwan", "review Taiwan",
"comment Taiwan", "Introduction to Taiwan" and those Chinese keywords / ~ 2017 ~





review Taiwan

pic: This websites-group was ranked No.1
by keyword  "review Taiwan"  on US Google, 6-1-2018, 4-11-2018,
1-25-2018, 12-2-2017,   9-3-2017




pic: This websites-group was ranked No.1 by keyword  "Understand Taiwan" on US Yahoo, 8-1-2018, 4-11-2018, 9-6-2017, 5-4-2017











pic: This sites-group was ranked No.1 by Chinese keyword "comment Taiwan"
on Google Taiwan, test at  8-1-2018,
4-11-2018, 1-25-2018, 12-2-2017, 9-6-2017, 6-3-2017, 9-1-2017








This websites-group was ranked both No.1
by keyword
"understand Taiwan
on Bing 

 tested at  8-1-2018, 4-9-2018, 1-25-2018, 12-2-2017,  9-6-2017, 5-8-2017






This websites-group was ranked both No.1 and No.2 
by keyword  "
comment Taiwan"  on

 tested at 7-1-2018, 1-25-2018,
12-2-2017, 9-6-2017, 5-8-2017




pic. left: illustration on The China Times,           pic. middle: critiques on political designs, The China Times ,     
  pic. right:   Criticism on Olympics, United Daily News




pic. :   critiques on Taiwan's creativity, United Daily News




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