Tom Gauld is a cartoonist and illustrator. Since 2005 he has had a regular column in The Guardian and has been creating a weekly cartoon for the New Scientist since 2014. Tom has published four books with Drawn & Quarterly; two graphic novels ‘Mooncop’ and ‘Goliath’ plus two compendium’s of his comics. In 2018, Tom’s collection of comics ‘Baking with Kafka’ won an Eisner award for Best Humor Publication. Tom has worked on advertising campaigns and packaging for Diet Coke, created permanent installations at Bart’s Hospital and the identity of Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre, the site of a Stone Age Settlement. His artwork has appeared on seven covers for The New Yorker and he has worked on editorial and publishing commissions for clients such as Eye magazine, Wired, The New York Times, Penguin, Canongate Books and Random House. Other clients include The Royal Mail, Apple, Hitachi, Google, Fedrigoni, EMI, Knight Frank, BDO Stoy Hayward and British Gas.