Organized by Cival Einstein, the talented Brazilian cartoonist, the 1st INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF CARICATURE was held in Rio de Janeiro in November 2013.
The opening date of the exhibition was on November 29th in Alliance Française de Fortaleza.
Cartoons by 20 Brazilian artists are shown ; in addition, 7 international cartoonists were invited.
Jean Christophie Tailpied, the director of Alliance Française, highlighted the importance of the caricature in the history of humankind.
"It is the first time that we present such an exhibition in our institution" he said.
The event was a great success and the exhibition will remain open until December 30th ; then it will run in other Brazilian states until 31 March 30th, 2014.