11.8.19

Welcome to SICACO 2019 !

Dear SICACO Cartoonist!
Welcome to you in SICACO 2019!
Thanks for sending me your original works by mail already!
The deadline is August 31st. in SICACO 2019! (You can send me yours by airmail of the post office on August 31.)
This main theme means "Hot + Cool"./ Free section's football, children, etc.
You'd better send me your original works by mail. (for Korea National Museums)
You can send me your printed digital cartoons by mail.
If you send me your image ones by e-mail, my juries decided no prize, no money, and no books.
Therefore you must not send me yours by E-mail only.
I'll wait for your cartoons mail arriving within 6-9 days at a cost of 5-9 dollars.
Next year I’ll held SICACO 2020 with Korea National Museums at national level.
See you in SICACO 2019!
Dr.Lim, Cheong San, President of SICACO 2019
Mobile 82-10-5425-6115
http://dicaco.kongju.ac.kr / www.dicaco.com .


27.7.19

Similarity : Antiwar cartoon 2013 - Refugees and Immigrants 2019

Massoud Shojai Tabatabai
17th Salon of Antiwar Cartoons, Kragujevac 2013, Serbia
Asier Sanz
Premios Curuxas Gráfica 2019, Spain
Theme: Refugees and Immigrants
1st Prize.
*
This report by Huseyin Cakmak, Cyprus.

11.7.19

Regulation for the 3rd FARTOON – Faro's Cartoons Exhibition 2019, Portugal

REGULATION
1 - FARO 1540 - Association for the Defense and Promotion of Faro’s Cultural and Environmental Heritage, organizes FARTOON – Faro's Cartoons Exhibition, whose works will be displayed in an exhibition at the end of the year.
2 – Participation in this Exhibition implies full acceptance of the conditions listed in this Regulation and the authorization to use the work(s) in this Exhibition and in future editions, in FARTOON extensions, promotions, publications and reproductions in any medium.
3 – All Portuguese or foreign citizens can participate in this Cartoons Exhibition.
4 – Only are accepted unpublished original works that can be black and white or color.
5 – Any graphic techniques are allowed and works measures should not exceed 42 x 30 cm (DIN A3).
6 – In 2019 edition, the contest theme is "Europe and the Migratory Phenomenon".
7 – Each competitor can participate individually or in teams to a maximum of 3 works.
8 - The enrollment in FARTOON should be formalized until 4th October 2019 and is free.
9 – Works must be sent by e-mail to faro1540@gmail.com or by mail to:
FARO 1540
FARTOON – 3ª Mostra de Cartoons de Faro
Rua Reitor Teixeira Guedes, 133
8000-424 Faro
PORTUGAL
10 – For a correct submission should be sent:
- Work(s) on paper;
- Registration form, duly completed and signed;
- Photocopy or scan from an identification document;
 - Author(s) short biographical note;
- Declaration of the author of the work(s) accepting the conditions of this Regulation and authorizing the use of the work(s) at the Exhibition, in its future editions, in its extensions, promotions and publications, but with the authors’ knowledge.
11 – All works submitted for this Exhibition must be sent free of charge (postage or customs). In their packaging should appear clearly and prominently "NO COMMERCIAL VALUE / SEM VALOR COMERCIAL”. Works sent to be paid at the addressee will not be accepted, and its reception will be refused.
12 – The cartoons received will be submitted to a pre-selection, by the organization, and the competitor will be notified by e-mail if the work was selected to the Exhition mentioned in paragraph 1 of this Regulation.
13 – The Jury of FARTOON will be composed of 5 elements.
14 – From the jury's final decision there can be no appeal.
15 – There will be awarded 3 prizes by the jury.
16 – The Jury, according to the quality of the works presented, may or may not assign any of the prizes and/or assign Honorable Mentions.
17 – In addition to the award of diplomas, prizes mentioned in points 15 and 16 will have a symbolic character according to the partnerships established for this edition of FARTOON.
18 – All the works received for the Exhibition, which have been selected for display, or not, will not be delivered back to the competitors, becoming part of the estate of the FARTOON, and the organization will not use them for commercial purposes.
19 – The work(s) must have on the reverse the following information:
- Author's name and address;
- Title and year.
20 – In exceptional circumstances, the organization may exhibit works that do not fully comply with the present Rules.
21 – In case of doubt, those interested can request any clarifications to: faro1540@gmail.com
22 – Omissions in this Regulation shall be solved by the organizer.
Source: fartoon.

7.7.19

The 1st International Cartoon Contest on Liver Health Awareness 2019, India

1st International Cartoon Contest on Liver Health Awareness 2019, India
RULES & REGULATIONS
PARTICIPATION
• Both professional and non-professional cartoonists are welcome to participate in this contest.
• The competition is open to all individuals aged over 15.
ENTRIES
• Works must be originals. All graphic techniques are permitted ..
• Works may be black & white or coloured.
• Each entry submitted should include a covering letter with the cartoonist’s full name, postal address, contact no. and E-Mail ID.
• The digital works have to be sent in JPEG format with a minimum of resolution of 300 dpi (2480 x 3543 pixels).
• The cartoons / Art work must be drawn on A4 format. (maximum size of 3 MB per cartoon) for digital cartoons.
• Number of entries per contestant: maximum three.
• Cartoons/ Art work sent by post need to have full name, postal address, contact no. and E-Mail ID.of cartoonist on the back-side of each cartoon.
• The organiser (INSTITUTE OF LIVER AND BILIARY SCIENCES) will not be held responsible for lost or damaged cartoons / Art work during the shipment.
• Cartoons / Art work should not be awarded at other festivals.
• Cartoons / Art work must not be older than one year.
DEADLINE
Deadline for submission of Cartoons / Art work is 15 August 2019
Cartoons must be sent to: following 2 emails:
notimeforliver@gmail.com 
vikramknayak@gmail.com 
or by post
Postal Address: CARTOON CONTEST
c/o Ms. Deepti Dubey
Empathy Resource Centre
INSTITUTE OF LIVER AND BILIARY SCIENCES
D-1, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110070,(India)
Phone: Ph. : 011-46300000 Extension: 23515
For more detailed information please visit web site https://theempathycampaign.com/cartoon-contest
Disclaimer
The content, thoughts and views expressed in the creatives/illustrations will be sole responsibility of the participating Artists . The ILBS will not be held responsible for any content, views expressed by the artists in the creatives/illustrations developed.
PUBLICATION RIGHTS
• Property rights – All Art work will become the property of the organiser (ILBS) or theme sponsor. Further, the cartoonist will provide Royalty-free and license to publish and publicly display the Cartoons / Art work (Whether winning or not winning an award) for non-commercial purposes.
• By entering the competition, the cartoonist represents and warrants that the Cartoons / Art work is an original work of the cartoonist and does not infringe on the rights of any third parties.
• All selected works for exhibition will be used by the organizers to promote the EMPATHY campaign contest.
JURY
• Decisions made by the jury cannot be challenged.
• No correspondence with the jury will be allowed on their decisions.
AWARDS ( INDIA )
• First Prize – 55000/- INR
• Second Prize – 45000/- INR
• Third Prize – 35000/- INR
• Two Consolation prize – 20000/- INR each.
BEST FOREIGN CARTOON AWARDS *
• First Prize – 800 $
• Second Prize – 650 $
• Third Prize – 500 $.
*The prize will be given in equivalent Indian Rupees.
EXHIBITION AND AWARD CEREMONY
• The results of the competition will be announced around 6 week after the last date.
• An exhibition of the selected works will take place in the gallery in Delhi.
By entering the contest, each entrant agrees to abide by the rules and regulations mentioned here.
About The Theme: No Time For Liver ! on source: theempathycampaign.

Final Results of the 8th International Olive Cartoons Contest 2019, Cyprus

MUNICIPALITY OF KYRENIA

CYPRIOT – TURKISH CARTOONISTS ASSOCIATION

FINAL RESULTS

8. INTERNATIONAL OLIVE CARTOON CONTEST – 2019
(KYRENIA – CYPRUS)

INTERNATIONAL JURY MEMBERS:
Nidai Güngördü (Cyprus), M. Serhan Gazioğlu (Cyprus), Boris Erenburg (Israel), Derman Atik (Cyprus), Devran Öztunç (Cyprus), Gani Sunduri (Kosovo), Hüseyin Çakmak (Cyprus), İsmail Kar (Turkey), Jugoslav Vlahovic (Serbia), Musa Kayra (Cyprus), Serpil Kar (Turkey).

Evaluation Date:
10 – 14 June 2019 Grand Pasha Otel (Kyrenia – Cyprus)

Country: 61

Participants: 458

Works: 1.018

PRIZE LIST

First Prize: 1.000 Euro + Gold Olive Sculpture + Frist Degree Diploma
Recep Özcan (Turkey) (Top)

Second Prize: 800 Euro + Silver Olive Sculpture + Second Degree Diploma
Edi Dharma (Indonesia)

Third Prize: 600 Euro + Bronz Olive Sculpture + Third Degree Diploma
Narges Javanmajidi (Iran)

INTERNATIONAL JURY MEMBERS SPECIAL PRIZES

Olena Tsuranova (Ukraine)

Mahmood Nazari (Iran)

Zoran Josic (Slovenia)

Oleksy Kustovsky (Ukraine)

Kürşat Zaman (Turkey)

Oktay Bingöl (Turkey).

SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE PERSONS

Karcomics Cartoon Web Page Special Prize
Norbert Van Yperzeele (Belgium)

Erten Kasımoğlu Special Prize
Santiago Cornejo (Argentina).

FINALIST PRIZES

Abdülkadir Demirhindi (Turkey)
Ahmed Khabali (Morocco)
Aimeur Youcef (Algeria)
Akbar Torabpour (Iran)
Alexander Dubovsky (Ukraine)
Ali Miraee (Iran)
Altan Özeskici (Turkey)
Amir Beigzadeh Nonakaran (Iran)
Anas El Lakkis (Lebanon)
Arben Meksi (Albania)

Behnam Pormehdi (Iran)
Behnaz Bakhtiari (Iran)
Bülent Okutan (Turkey)
Cemalettin Güzeloğlu (Turkey)
Daniel Eduardo Varela (Arjantin – Argentina)
Darko Drljevic (Montenegro)
Dilek Acar (Turkey)
Ekaterina Vorobeva (Russia)
Engin Selçuk (Turkey)
Ertan Ayhan Sertöz (Turkey)

Ertuğrul Atasever (Turkey)
Esmaeil Babaei (Iran)
Ester Lauringson (Estonia)
Evzen David (Czech)
Fahri Eyican (Turkey)
Fernando Pica (Colombia)
Furkat Usmanov (Uzbekistan)
Galym Boranbayev (Kazakhstan)
Georgios Sengounis (Greece)
Gökhan Nergiz (Turkey)

Gülfidan Özdilek (Turkey)
Hamid Amini (Iran)
Hamid Soufi (Iran)
Hamidreza Mosayebi (Iran)
Hasan Ceylan (Turkey)
Hasan Omidi (Iran)
Hikmet Çil (Turkey)
Hilal Özcan (Turkey)
Husan Sodiqov (Uzbekistan)
İbrahim Tuncay (Turkey)

Javad Takjoo (Iran)
Jitet Kustana (Indonesia)
Jose Traghetti (Argentina)
Josef Prchal (Spain)
Jovo Skomac (Serbia)
Kevney Ensar Bahadır (Turkey)
Khosro Heydari Alikamar (Iran)
Lubomir Juhas (Slovakia)
Luc Vernimmen (Belgium)
Louis Pol (Australia)

Lütfü Çakın (Turkey)
Mahmood Nazari (Iran)
Marco Ramos Trujillano (USA)
Marzieh Khani Zadeh (Iran)
Milan Alasevic (Slovenia)
Miro Georgievski (Macedonia)
Muammer Kotbaş (Turkey)
Musa Keklik (Turkey)
Mustafa Yıldız (Turkey)
Mohammad Ali Khalaji (Iran)

Mohammad Saleh Razm Hosseini (Iran)
Mojmir Mihatov (Croatia)
Mojtaba Faizi (Iran)
Omar Zevallos Velarde (Peru)
Osama Hajjaj (Jordan)
Ömer Çam (Turkey)
Önder Önerbay (Turkey)
Özge Kırçıl (Turkey)
Parsa Tavanaei (Iran)
Peter Niuwendijik (Holland)

Peter Puszta (Germany)
Radko Oketic (Slovenia)
Rooshan Gataullin (Tatarstan)
Saadet Demir Yalçın (Turkey)
Saeed Sadeghi (Iran)
Saman Torabi (Iran)
Sanaz Khadem Yahyavi (Iran)
Satılmış Akın (Turkey)
Serafim Bakoulis (Greece)
Serdar Harata (Turkey)

Serdar Kıcıklar (Turkey)
Shahram Rezaei (Iran)
Shirin Gholipour (Iran)
Sinchinov Evgeniy (Russia)
Slobodan Butir (Croatia)
Sohrab Kheiri (Iran)
Toso Borkovic (Serbia)
Tsocho Peev (Bulgaria)
Tahere Sadat Rahimi (Iran)
Tony Tasco (Belgium)

Uğur Pamuk (Turkey)
Yalda Hasheminezhad (Iran)
Yang Lijie (China)
Yavuz Özhan Önür (Turkey)
Yustinus Anang Jatmiko (Indonesia)
Valery Momot (Ukraine)
Vladimir Kazanevsky (Ukraine)
Vladimir Semerenko (Russia)
Viktor Holub (Ukraine)
Viktor Kudin (Ukraine).

(*) Kyrenia Municipality will provide travel and boarding expenses for three prize winners as stated in the terms and conditions of the contest. The prize – winning cartoonist must respond to the prize ceremony invitation within 10 days. The responses outside of 10 days are not considered.

STEERING COMMITTEE.

4.7.19

The 11th International Tourism Cartoons Competition 2019, Turkey

11th International Tourism Cartoons Competition 2019, Turkey
Theme
The theme of the competition in 2019 is: Airport.
Categories
Cartoons will be accepted in two sections:
Adult Category: This category is open for the all of cartoonists who are 17 and older. Category should be noted when cartoons are submitting. Grand award, second award, third award, Professor Atila Özer recognition award and three mansions will be given in this section. Finalist cartoons in this section will be published in the album.
Young Category: This category is open for the cartoonists who are 16 and younger. Category should be noted when cartoons are submitting. Grand award and two achievement awards will be given in this section. Finalist cartoons in this section will be published in the album.
Submission Guidelines
• The competition is open to all amateur and professional cartoonists.
• Each performer is allowed to submit maximum three works.
• The cartoons submitted to the competition may be prepared as original drawings, digital printings or computer printouts. The drawing technique is open-ended. Drawings may be colorful or black and white. On the other hand, performers are required to put signatures on their drawings.
• Participants must write their names, surnames and addresses behind their drawings. Also, they must complete the Participant Information Form placed under submission page and send it together with their drawings.
• Cartoons sent may be of the ones previously published somewhere but previously awarded cartoons are not allowed to submit.
• Cartoons submitted for selection will be able to be printed in the publication of Anatolia Tourism Academy and in other printed materials of this organization such as books, catalogs, brochures, postcards, web sites and posters. All rights for any other publishing except these belong to the owner of drawing.
• The cartoons that will be selected after the first evaluation will be announced between Februrary 1 and 9, 2019. The objections will took into account between Februrary 1 and 9, 2019.
• Finalist cartoons will be published in the album. Cartoonists whose drawings published in this album will be sent a copy of the album.
• Regardless of award-winning or taking place in the album, all the cartoons submitted for selection will not be returned.
• All the cartoonists participated in the competition are implied to agree on the conditions and regulations of the competition.
• Submission deadline is 31 December 2019.
• The cartoons can be mailed to the below address:
Nazmi KOZAK
Anadolu University,
Faculty of Tourism
Yunus Emre Campus,
26470 Eskisehir/TURKEY
OR E-mail: tourismcartoon@gmail.com
Please fill in and submit the required information on the application form.
The works of those who do not complete the participation form will not be evaluated.
Click here for the application form.
Evaluation Declarations
1. Works submitted to the competition will be evaluated in two stages.
2. In the first stage, all the works will be pre-evaluated at a meeting held by Pre-Evaluation Selection Committee members. At the end of this meeting, finalist works will be determined. No more than 1/5 of the works submitted to the competition will be taken for further evaluation.
3. Before continuing with the second stage, finalist works will be announced on the internet between 24 and 31 January 2019. Similar and copy works, plagiarism, previously awarded works, and other objections will be decided by the Pre-Evaluation Selection Committee members and due to the reasonable objections, on which the committee will reach a consensus, related works will be eliminated.
4. At the second stage, finalist works will be re-evaluated by Final Selection Committee Members. This time, evaluation will be done in two sub-stages. In the first stage, the number of finalist woks will be reduced to 45-50 and, in the last stage, winners will be determined.
5. Evaluation of the submitted works will be done based on three critical issues mentioned below.
• Selection and convenience of the topic,
• Quality of humor,
• Originality of drawing.
Important Dates
First Announcement July 2019
Deadline for Submission 31 December 2019
Meeting of the pre-Selection Committee 25 January 2020
Announcement of finalist cartoons (for possible objections) February 1 – 9, 2020
Notification of Winners April 2020
Source: tourismcartoon.

3.7.19

The 4th International Cartoon Exhibition, Cakovec 2019, Croatia

4th International Cartoon Exhibition, Cakovec 2019, Croatia
PARTICIPATION
Everyone can participate regardless of nationality, age, sex or profession.
THEME:
WATER.
ENTRIES
Conditions of entry:
1. Original works and digital artworks will be accepted.
2. Entries can be either black and white or coloured.
3. Entries can be sent via internet or by mail.
4. Each authour can send up to 3 works.
5. Size of entries is A4 or A3 format (jpg 300 dpi).
Send them to this email: cartoondamir@gmail.com
6. Cartoon works will be reviewed by the international jury.
DEADLINE
Entry deadline is September 1st, 2019.
ADDRESS
Send original works to:
DAMIR NOVAK
PRVOMAJSKA 1
MALI MIHALJEVEC
40311 LOPATINEC
CROATIA
PRIZES AND AWARDS
First prize - 410 EUR, trophy and diploma
Second prize - 210 EUR, trophy and diploma
Third prize - 110 EUR, trophy and diploma.
Five special mentions.
EXHIBITION
The exhibition will take place in Culture Center in Čakovec from September 19th to September 30th 2019.
OTHER CONDITIONS
Authors of works that qualify for the exhibition will be given a copy of the cataloque.
The organizer reserves the right to reproduce the works sent to the festival, Čakovec 2019, as the advertising material, without being obliged to pay a fee to an author.
Original works are returned at the request and the expence of the author.
CONTACT
damir.novak3@gmail.com .
*
4th International Cartoon Exhibition for Youth under 16 years, Cakovec 2019, Croatia
THEME:
WATER.
ENTRIES
Conditions of entry:
1. Original works and digital artworks will be accepted.
2. Entries can be either black and white or coloured.
3. Entries can be sent via internet or by mail.
4. Each authour can send up to 3 works.
5. Size of entries is A4 or A3 format (jpg 300 dpi).
Send them to this email: cartoondamir@gmail.com
6. Cartoon works will be reviewed by the international jury.
DEADLINE
Entry deadline is September 1st, 2019.
ADDRESS
Send original works to:
DAMIR NOVAK
PRVOMAJSKA 1
MALI MIHALJEVEC
40311 LOPATINEC
CROATIA
PRIZES AND AWARDS
First prize - trophy and diploma
Second prize - trophy and diploma
Third prize - trophy and diploma.
Five special mentions.
EXHIBITION
The exhibition will take place in Culture Center in Čakovec from September 19th to September 30th 2019.
OTHER CONDITIONS
Authors of works that qualify for the exhibition will be given a copy of the cataloque.
The organizer reserves the right to reproduce the works sent to the festival, Čakovec 2019, as the advertising material, without being obliged to pay a fee to an author.
Original works are returned at the request and the expence of the author.
CONTACT
damir.novak3@gmail.com .

2.7.19

The 14th International Cartoon Contest, Braila 2019, Romania

REGULATION
INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST
The contest is open to all cartoonists.
THEME: The laughing (The cartoons that make you laugh)
ENTRIES: max. 3.
The cartoons will be original and accompanied by a brief biography (including photo, address and phone number).
The making technique of the cartoons is free.
Deadline: The cartoons will be sent until the 02nd September 2019.
Mandatory technical conditions
Size: A3 (297 mm x 420 mm).
The cartoons will be sent in electronic format, JPG, 300 dpi, CMYK.
Each sent cartoon will contain in the name of the file the author's name and title of the work/the cartoons’ numbering.
Mailing address : cartooncontestbraila@gmail.com 
Participants must own all the rights to the cartoons entered in the contest.
The cartoon’s author gives the Organizer the right to use the cartoon, according to the Romanian legislation, in order to promote the event, the institution and the city's image, unlimited, by any means.
The Organizer does not assume any responsibility for any breaches of copyright. Exclusive responsibility lies with the one who sent the cartoon.
Prizes:
The Big Prize – 1.500 €;
First Prize – 1.000 €;
Second Prize – 800 €;
Third Prize – 500 €;
3 Special Prizes – 3 x 300 € (each)
The Prizes will be taxed according to Romanian legislation.
Please note! To be able to receive their prize, winners must send the winning cartoon in original (with the author's signature on the back of the work) within 30 days from the announcement and communicate the bank account in Romanian currency lei ( for the Romanian competitors) or the euro account (for foreign competitors ).
The winning cartoons will be mailed to the following address: Romania, Braila, Traian Square, No. 2, Postal code 810153.
The Organizer shall not be responsible for failure of a winner to receive the prize for reasons that are not related to the Organizer. If the competitor does not comply with the obligations imposed by this regulation, the Organizer is relieved of any liability.
Mention! In the absence of interbank relations between Romania and the country of origin of the winner, the Organizer is relieved of any liability.
The winners will receive a catalogue and an awarding certificate.
Salon opening and award ceremony: the 27th of September 2019.
Edition catalog will include a selection of the most valuable works in the competition;
The catalogue of the International Cartoon Contest - the XIVth edition may be downloaded from the institution official website: http://centruldecreatiebraila.ro/ .
CONTACT:
The County Center for Preservation and Promotion of Traditional Culture Braila
No. 2, Piata Traian, postal code 810153, Phone no.: +40.239.614.710, Braila, Romania
Source: centruldecreatiebraila.

1.7.19

Similarity: Male - Female Relations


Kemal Ozyurt, Entry work
SICACO 2015, Korea.
Sergei Semendyaev, Special Mention
24th International Cartoon Exhibition Zagreb 2019, Croatia.

23.6.19

The 4th International Caricature Festival, Smile of the Sea 2019, Russia

We are pleased to inform you about the IV International Caricature Festival "Smile of the Sea" and invite you to take part in it.
The festival was established by the Novorossiysk city branch of the Union of Journalists of Russia with the assistance of the Administration of the city of Novorossiysk and the Russian Academy of Arts. For the first time the festival was held in 2016, and we hope that the meeting with the beautiful humorous and satirical art of caricature on the shores of the Black Sea will grow into a good tradition.
Theme of the festival: "Corruption"
Additional topic: “Crime and Punishment
Works are accepted until August 15, 2019 (DEADLINE EXTENDED:) August 25, 2019.
The selection of cartoons at the exhibition and the determination of the winners is conducted by a specially invited jury.
At the end of the festival, winners and participants will receive festival diplomas and a catalog in electronic form. The best works will be awarded special prizes, a diploma from the Russian Academy of Arts, a diploma from the cartoonist guild of Russia.
Technical requirements for works: A4 format for originals and their copies, JPEG (300dpi) - for works in electronic form.
You can send work by the new e-mail: imeempravo@mail.ru
or at the address:
353900, Krasnodar region, Novorossiysk, ul. Karl Marx, 44, office 5 RUSSIA
(telephone: + 7-918-9873929, telephone / fax: (8617) 72-00-47.
We wish you a creative success!
Festival Director: Valery Volkov
Artistic director of the festival: Alexander Prokhorov.
(Translation by Google).
Source: cartoonblues.