The autobiographical cartoons in this gallery were created ‘on the go’ while Matuschka traveled
by train through Europe, car across America or found herself on a layover at an international

Always sure to pack a kit of magic markers, crayons and colored pencils the artist often
supplements her tools with eye liner, lipstick, rouge and wrapping paper.

Please scroll to the end of this gallery to see one of the earliest cartoons, created in 1972.