Horacio Fidel Cardo (May 20, 1944 – October 22, 2018) was an Argentine painter and illustrator. He was born in Buenos Aires. He not only created paintings and three-dimensional works, but also focused on humour, drawing, and book illustration. From 1983 to 2007, he worked regularly as a freelancer in The New York Times. From 1994 onward, he worked as freelancer with the International Herald Tribune (The Global Edition of the New York Times).