Ricardo Liniers Siri, known to many as Liniers, is the creator of the daily strip Macanudo and graphic novels for younger readers, including the Eisner Award-winning "Good Night, Planet." For the last 16 years, Liniers has been writing and drawing Macanudo, which has been published daily in Argentina by La Nación since 2002 and as English-language collections in the United States since 2014.
It has grown to be one of the most celebrated cartoon strips in South America, and Liniers has become one of the continent’s most popular cartoonists—currently boasting more than 950,000 followers on Facebook and more than 760,000 on Twitter. Liniers won the Inkpot Award for career achievement in 2018.
Liniers currently resides in Vermont, where he is participating in a fellowship with the Center for Cartoon Studies, teaching at Dartmouth College and drawing Macanudo daily.