the first Sri Lankan political cartoonist to win
Amnesty International's Human Rights Press Awards
(1996,1997, and in1998). Among his prestigious
honors are commendations and awards by U.S.
President Bill Clinton & Britain's Queen
Seneviratne, a professional multimedia consultant and
artist, who pioneered newspaper graphics in Sri Lanka to
Associated Newspapers - LAKE HOUSE ( ANCL) in 1980, Upali
Newspapers has contributed his work for many international
newspapers, Magazines, Advertisng Studios in many parts of
the world and to name a few: Singapore Monitor, Hongkong
Standard. Hong Kong iMAIL, ASAIWEEK, CORPORATE- Business
monthly, APPLE DAILY, ORIENTAL DAILY, WINDOW- weekly
political magazine in HK, UNIT TWO CREATIVE SERVICES in
Singapore, COMPASS NEWS in London, FREEDOM FORUM in
Washington DC, UN, WITTY WORLD in Pensylvannia USA, and
Hanna Barbera in Sydney.
political satire to social issues and human rights, the
cartoonist , whose pen name is SARA, has pencilled in his
unique brand of commentary as a political cartoonist in Hong
Kong Media for a good part of a decade.
known to many politicians in USA, Sri Lanka and Hong Kong as
a controversial editorial Political Cartoonist.
his SARAsene & Associates Multimedia Organization in
different parts of the world, New York, Los Angeles, Colombo,
Singapore and the main office in Hong Kong. Looking for
partnership in anypart of the world to expand mutimedia
year old professional career in 16 major internationl cities
around the world...
35 years Professional exerience as an Editorial Political
Cartoonist, Senior Editorial Newspaper consultant , Graphics
Consultant , Creative Director, Art Director, Animator,
International Political Magazine Publisher, Political Critic,
Cartoonist, Caricaturist, Multimedia Lecturer and Sculptor.
Worked in many major cities around the world: Colombo, Rome,
Singapore, Bankok, Kathmandu, Sydney, Paris, Heidleberg,
Canyon Country, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, New York, Washington
DC, Chattanooga TN and Hong Kong.
Times of Newspapers
Kong Standard Newspapers -
- Hong Kong Daily Newspaper
China Morning Post -
DAILY - (
Largest Chinese Daily Newspaper in Taiwan / Hong Kong )
- Political Weekly Magazine- Hong Kong
Eastern Economic Review
International Monthly Magazine
British Monthly Magazine
( UN) -
International Political Cartoonists Association- New
Editorial Cartoonists Association
- As a
Publisher, Books published on...
World's most outrageously funny monthly (launched in
New York and Hong Kong)
Alwis Advertising Co-
and Animation International Studios
Two Creative Services- Creative Director
- Colombo for Book Projects
Chief Animator- Sydney
- Peter Scriven - Character Artist and
of all Tintookies characters-
Singapore- Consultant designer
International News Magazine
- Business Magazine
Eastern Economic Review
CHINESE PRESS GROUP ( SUN)
International Cartoon Magazine - Publisher in Hong Kong
and New York
in Visual Art and cartooning - FREEDOM FORUM - Hong Kong
and Washington DC
many international awards and commendations from world
leaders and international organisations for my published
work including most prestigious press awards from
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS (PRESS) AWARD in
1996, 1997 & 1998.
for many major newspapers, Advertising Companies, major news
and graphics suppliers (COMPASS NEWS FEATURES) and
international magazines (ASIAWEEK) in Hong Kong and many
other major cities in the world as an Art Director, Creative
Director, Editorial Political Cartoonist, Illustrator and
lecturer in Computer Graphics etc.
by Washington DC based "Freedom Forum" to
represent as a Multimedia Expert to some countries in Asia
to give lectures on Mac based computer graphics to
publishing establishments of those respective media
series of international editorial political cartoon humour
mags ( FUNWORLD INTERNATIONAL) on monthly basis and launched
these in different parts of the world. Apart from that
published lots of different sports souvenirs from
International Cricket to Marlboro sponsored Tennis games
From New York to Hong Kong.
(for my Published Newspaper Political Cartoons &
Illustrations and My launched monthly International
Political Humour Magazine in Hong Kong & USA) by ex-
President USA Bill Clinton, British PM Tony Blair, EU
Commissioner and ex HK Governor Lord Chris Patten &
Queen Elizabeth II Philippine President Fidel Ramos.
experience as a...
Conultant, Editor, Journalist / Special political
commentator, Art Director, Creative Director, Chief Designer,
Multimedia Art Director, Editorial Political Cartoonist and
Visualiser, and Publisher, Design Director for...
Kong Standard Newspapers
iMAIL English daily
Monthly Business magazine
Weekly Political Magazine
ASIA - International business magazine
- Times Of
Newspapers of Ceylon Ltd
House Newspapers Of Ceylon Ltd
Designers International Advertising Company
CONTROL Advertising & Design Company (subsidiary of
- J WALTER
- De Alwis
- UNIT TWO
CREATIVE SERVICES Singapore Ltd,
Barbera Animation Studios -Sydney Australia,
Creative Production Australia.
& ASSOCIATES LTD - International Graphic and
Advertising & Design Studios,
of CRICKETOON Magazines ( Specialised in Cricket &
other sports cartoons and caricatures)
MEDIA COVERAGE For my work...
CNN - INSIDE ASIA - Interview on my cartoon & Graphics
Exhibition in HONG KONG, Colombo & Singapore
TVB Pearl - on Editorial Political Cartooning for APPLE
DAILY RTHK - Profile of SARA - The Media Man - 30 Minute
programme about my Career.
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Institute of Aesthetic Studies -
in Graphic Art, Animation and Print Media &
Kong Foreign Journalists Asoociation,
University- Sri Lanka.
Garphic art & Cartoon Exhibitions held
EMOTIONS OF THE CITY
KONG CULTURAL CENTRE NEW VISION - ONE MAN
LOS ANGELES & COLOMBO.
LEADERSHIP- FREE PRESS, FREE SPEECH, FREE SPIRIT-
FREEDOM FORUM AT SHUI ON CENTRE, HONG KONG.
WITTY WORLD - EXHIBITION AND LAUNCH OF FUNWORLD
INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY MAGAZINE IN HONG KONG, LOS
ANGELES, NEW YORK, CHATTANOOGA USA, COLOMBO.
operating my own international media Publishing & Design
Company in Hong Kong which has links to major international
media Organizations including Human Rights Organizations in
USA, CHINA, PHILIPPINES, UK, NEPAL, AUSTRALIA and GERMANY.
- The last Bristish Governor of Hong Kong and EU
- Minister of Finance Government of Sri Lanka
- Chairman - Upali Newspapers Ltd
- Minister of Foreign Affairs and Tourism
Donald Tsang CEO
- Hong Kong SAR Government
- National people's Congress ( NPC)
David Chu Yu Ling
- National Peoples Congress (NPC)
Kong Permanent Resident
5, 1/F, Sha Po Old Village
Yung Shue Wan
& Office Phone: (852) 2982 1819
Mobile: (852) 92265178
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