17 Striking Illustrations Which Reveal The Sheer Irony Of Modern Life


Mexican artist Angel Boligan is considered to be one of the best cartoonists of modern times. His surreal missives on the state of the world are rich in meaning and full of their own unique brand of irony. Perhaps for this reason, every single image provides much food for thought.

In Angel’s view, anyone can understand humour regardless of language; it is the best means of communication and therefore he doesn’t hesitate to weave it into to his work.



A realistic computer game


Broken heart




Communication management


A dangerous game


A married woman


A little push




Life support


Online dating


Social media


Solve the puzzle


New values


Working hard


The struggle with the monster


Man and woman


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