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In pics: Cameron to Sachin, New Yorker’s Liza Donnelly’s live sketches at HTLS

Liza Donnelly, a celebrated New Yorker cartoonist and writer, is live-sketching from HT Leadership Summit 2016. She is making sketches of all the speakers and some guests.

HTLS2016 Updated: Dec 03, 2016 23:27 IST
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One of Liza Donnelly’s live sketches depict people listening at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2016. (Liza Donnelly)

Liza Donnelly, a celebrated New Yorker cartoonist and writer, is live-sketching the sessions happening at HT’s Leadership Summit 2016.

After her live sketches of the summit grabbed eyeballs on Day 1, she sketched celebrities like former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and former UK prime minister David Cameron who took the stage on Saturday to talk on ‘the change India needs’.

Donnelly has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1979 and now also does live cartooning for the US news channel CBS, besides publishing in other media forums, and has since carved out a niche for herself: issues centred around gender.

Take a look at her sketches from the 2016 HTLS Day 2:

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit.
Watching and recording: A cameraman on the job at the HTLS as delegates attend a session.
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit.
News anchor Rini Simon Khanna, who is the compere at the HTLS.
A sketch of Dr David Sedlak, Plato Malozemoff professor, department of civil and environmental engineering, University of California, Berkeley.
Dr Jeffrey Sachs, university professor, Columbia University, at the HT summit.
Pramit Pal Chaudhuri, HT’s foreign editor, in conversation with Dr Alyssa Ayres and Dr Daniel Twining.
Dr Alyssa Ayres, senior fellow for India, Pakistan and South Asia, Council on Foreign Relations, said Donald Trumps’s presidency is a chance for India to become important to the US.
Dr Daniel Twining, director and senior fellow of Asia Program, The German Marshall Fund of the United States, at the HT Summit.
Speaking at the session, Sachin Tendulkar said Test Cricket is not dying.
Nikhil Naz, consultant, NDTV, talks to former Indian captain Sachin Tendulkar.
’The God’ has arrived! Sachin Tendulkar speaks at the HT summit.
Deepak Chopra, founder of the Chopra Foundation and co-founder of the Chopra Center for Well-Being, speaks on ‘The Future of Well-Being’.
Liza Donnelly sketches Shobhana Bhartia, the chairperson and editorial director of HT Media Ltd.
Piyush Goyal, the Union minister of state (independent charge) of power, coal, new and renewable energy and mines, at the HT Leadership Summit.
Bobby Ghosh, editor-in-chief of Hindustan Times in conversation with David Cameron, former PM of the UK.
Addressing the HT summit, David Cameron said he is genuinely passionate about the special relationship between Britain and India.
David Cameron, former Prime Minister of the UK, addresses the HT Leadership Summit 2016.
Grab a cup of coffee while waiting for today’s sessions to begin. ( Live sketch by Liza Donnelly )
HTLS all set for the Day 2 of debates and discussions.

With deft strokes, Donnelly brought to life the speakers, as they addressed the gathering. At the end of the session, all speakers were presented with their framed caricatures.

Follow live coverage of HTLS 2016 Day 1 here

Full coverage of HTLS 2016

First Published: Dec 03, 2016 09:58 IST