Biologist turned cartoonist. Private Eye, Independent, Guardian and others. Also the Spanish press. Sharp and hopefully funny observations on the arts, politics, current affairs, science.
Andrew Birch started off as news cartoonist on Nature, the science journal. Since then he has worked for many British papers and magazines, plus the Spanish press. Currently he has several strips going, plus regular topical cartoons, joke cartoons, and illustrations. He writes occasional pieces for Private Eye and The Independent and has written a sitcom based on his Oldie strip, which is going to be filmed in 2016, starring Simon Callow.