16.8.18

International Cartoon Contest Golden Hat 2019, Belgium

GOLDEN HAT 2019
RULES
PARTICIPATION
All persons over 18 years of age are eligible to participate in this international contest. Participants shall agree to the terms and conditions of the rules and the decisions of the jury. Belgian law governing withholding tax on prizes won by foreign participants applies.
Participation is free of charge. Deadline 31.12.2018.
DEFINITION
A cartoon is a humorous drawing. This may be a caricature of a famous person, a parody of a real situation, or simply a picture of a funny situation. The cartoon may consist of one image or take the form of a short comic strip. No moving images allowed.
THEME
Participants are free to choose the theme of their entries.
ENTRIES
Regulations​
Maximum 5 submissions per person, black and white or colour.
The cartoons must not contain text.
Drawings can also be made digitally.
They must be packaged flat and not folded.
Works under glass, framed or in other materials will not be accepted.
They must not have been exhibited in Belgium or awarded in other countries.
Entries
Digital entries: min. 2480 x 3500 pixels (A4 300dpi). Allowed file types: jpg jpeg eps tif psd pdf.
Entries may only be sent by post after the form has been completed on the website and the form is enclosed with the entry. Dimensions min. 21 x 30 cm or max. 30 x 42 cm. The entrant’s name, first name and address must be written on the back of each cartoon.
Your participation is only valid if we have received your fully completed entry form on our website.
Entries are submitted at the expense of the entrants.
The selected cartoons wil be tramed with a passe-partout for the exhibition.
ORIGINALITY OF WORKS
The sender remains responsible for the originality of his work. Discussions and possible claims concerning all forms of plagiarism are the responsibility of the contributor.
OWNERSHIP RIGHTS
By participating, entrants grant the organizing body the right to use their entries as advertising for the “International Cartoon Festival” and the seaside resort Knokke-Heist (e.g. as cartoon book, catalogue, advertising in the press and other media, separate promotional printed works such as posters, leaflets, etc., promotional gifts by the city council and/or cartoon festival organizers, calendar).
JURY
A professional jury will make a selection from the entries for the exhibition and will declare the prize winners.
OWNERSHIP BY ORGANIZING BODY
All submitted works shall become the property of the organizing body.
CARTOON BOOK
In collaboration with “Davidsfonds” Leuven, a cartoon book will be published, subject to budgetary and technical constraints. Selected participants will be entitled to one copy.
PRIZES
Golden Hat 5.000 € *
Silver Hat 2.000 € *
Bronze Hat 1.000 € *
Audience Award 500 €
* + flight and hotelaccommodation in Knokke-Heist during the opening (one night)
PRODUCTION
Cultural centre Knokke-Heist vzw
Maxim Willemspad 1 , 8300 Knokke-Heist
Phone +32 50 63 04 30
cartoonfestival@knokke-heist.be
Source: myknokke.

3.8.18

Theme in the 13th International Cartoon Contest, Braila 2018, Romania: Social Networks

REGULATION
INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST
The contest is open to all cartoonists.
THEME: Social networks
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 03 September 2018.
Mandatory technical conditions
Size: A3 (297 mm x420 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)
Prizes are 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 810 153.
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.
Salon opening and award ceremony: the 28th of September 2018.
Edition catalog will include a selection of the most valuable works in the competition;
The catalogue of the International Cartoon Contest - the XIIIth 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 .

25.7.18

Results of the 3rd International Cartoon Contest Kolašin 2018, Montenegro

Results 3rd International Cartoon Contest Kolašin 2018, Montenegro
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JURY:
Luka Lagator, cartoonist, President of the jury
Medi Belortaja, cartoonist, Albania
Radojica Bulatovic, artist, director Radio of Montenegro
Nina Bojanovic, graphic designer
Darko Drljevic, cartoonist.
Decision:
1st Prize: Damir Novak, Croatia (Top)
2nd Prize: Jerzy Gluszek, Poland (Above)
3rd Prize: Yuksel Cengiz, Turkey (Down)
Special Prize:
Ridha, Germany
Dusan Gadjanski, Serbia
Shahrokh Heidari, Iran
Gabriele Corvi, Italia
Thocho Peev, Bulgaria
Sergei Sokolov, Russia.

21.7.18

Invitation: Wonderful? Wonder World 2018 cartoon exhibition in Tokyo, Japan

Wonderful? Wonder World 2018
We held the cartoon exhibition ‘Wonderful? Wonder World 2017’ with the great support by cartoonists all over the world. This year we will hold ‘Wonderful? Wonder World 2018’. We would like the cartoonists to participate this exhibition. This exhibition will be open to every professional and amateur. Now there have been a lot of problems around the world, war, refugees, dictator, poverty, unilateralism and so on…. We want to show the images of recent world situation to Japanese people.
・Theme: recent world situation. In principle; without caption and title.
・The exhibition will be held in 3-9 September 2018.
・The cartoon isn’t necessarily new work.
・Maximum 2 cartoons.
・Please attach the information (homeland and name. If you need, you can add your profile).
・All the cartoonists will be introduced on Facebook page with the works.
・If we get so many cartoons, we will exhibit a work by a cartoonist.
・No participation fee required.
・Gallery; Motoazabu gallery, Motoazabu 3-12-3, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
・The works have be sent on internet in over 200 Dpi and Jpeg.
・Deadline; from 25 July to 10 August 2018.
・Address; yoshiakiyokota@yahoo.co.jp or Facebook message.
If you have any question, please let us know. Please participate to our small but meaningful event.
The Executive Committee of Wonderful? Wonder World.
Yoshiaki Yokota 20.07.2018.

14.7.18

15th Int. Cartoon festival competition "BOOK AND TECHNOLOGY", Prizren 2018, Kosovo

Open Call for the 15th edition of International Cartoon festival
competition in Kosovo "BOOK AND TECHNOLOGY"
12 - 14 October 2018, Prizren, Kosovo

9.7.18

SEE YOU IN SICACO 2018

Dear Sir, my lovely SICACO cartoonists,
Welcome to you in SICACO 2018!
This year theme means (Construction + Destruction).
This time free section's football, game, race etc.
The deadline is August 31st.(52 more days)
You'd better send me your original works by mail.
(Korea National Museums display yours forever.)
You can send me your printed digital cartoons by mail.
(Maybe our judges rank low your copies. But I don't think so.)
I'll wait for your best cartoons. See you in SICACO 2018!
Dr.Lim, Cheong San, President of SICACO 2018
Mobile 82-10-5425-6115
http://dicaco.kongju.ac.kr / www.dicaco.com .

2.7.18

3rd International Cartoon Exhibition, Cakovec 2018, Croatia

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3rd International Cartoon Exhibition for Youth under 16, Cakovec 2018, Croatia
First blogged 19.04.2018 14:30
Updated 02.07.2018 22:05.

30.6.18

Official Results of the 4th MIKS "Black Sails", Sisak 2018, Croatia

Opening and Announcement of the winner of the 4th International Caricature Exhibition MIKS "Black Sails" 2018 (Sisak, Croatia) - June 29, 2018 Sisak City Museum.
Official results:
In the competition of 885 authors from 87 countries and 2388 papers.
The international jury composed of:
Julian Pena Pai (Romania)
Andrea Pecchia (Italy)
Jit Koestana (Indonesia)
Fowzy Morsy (Egypt)
Luc Deschheemaeker (Belgium)
Krešimir Galović (Croatia)
&
Capt. Nenad Ostojić (Croatia).
announced the winners of 4 editions of MIKS "Black Sails" -
Međunaronda cartoon exhibition in Sisak (Croatia).
WINNERS:
1st Prize: Igor Smirnov (Russia)
2nd Prize: Marcin Bondarowicz (Poland)
3rd Third Prize: Slawomir Makal (Poland).
MIKS Special Mentions:
Luc Vernimmen (Belgium)
Andrei Popov (Russia)
Elena Ospina (Colombia)
Marco De Angelis (Italy)
Grzondziel Krzysztof (Poland)
Eshan Ganji (Iran)
Konstantin Kazanchev (Ukraine)
Julio Cesar Ibarra Warnes (Argentina)
Regis Teixeira (Brazil)
Klaus Pitter (Austria)
Doborslav Bob Živković (Serbia).

29.6.18

2nd International Seferihisar Cittaslow Cartoon Competition 2018, Turkey

2nd International Seferihisar Cittaslow Cartoon Competition
Subject: Are you among those we couldn’t globalize?
1- The competition is open to all cartoonists.
The cartoons submitted to the competition may have been published before, however they shouldn’t have been awarded in another competition.
3- The drawing style is free. Every cartoonist can join the competition by maximum 5 works. Original cartoons could be posted or digital versions can be sent by e-mail in .jpg format of 300 dpi suitable for printing. We are not responsible for works in different file formats or corrupted files.
4- The original cartoons shall not exceed 30X40 cm dimensions.
5- The applicants shall write down their name, surname, address, country and phone number at the back of the original cartoons. A short CV shall also be attached in the same envelope/e-mail the cartoons posted.
6-The cartoons shall be delivered to the following address before August 10, 2018.
Postal address: Çolak İbrahim Bey Mahallesi 19 Mayıs Caddesi No:10 Seferihisar Çocuk Belediyesi Seferihisar – Izmir – Turkey
e-mail: lsesen@seferihisar.bel.tr
and leventsesen@hotmail.com
The results will be announced on August 14, 2018.
The original cartoons delivered to the committee will not be returned to the applicants. The awarded and non-awarded cartoons could be published and used on cultural occasions by the Municipality. The applicants hereby accept these conditions. The cartoons will be preserved in Seferihisar Anı Evi (House with Cartoons).
The selected works by the jury will be displayed and published in the album.
The award ceremony will be made on September 22, 2018. The awarded and selected cartoons will be displayed in an exhibition in Seferihisar Anı Evi (House with Cartoon) starting at the same day of the award ceremony.
The 1st, 2nd, 3rd prize owners will be granted travel, accommodation and board expenses.
SELECTIVE COMMITTEE
Tunç Soyer Cittaslow Turkey Coordinator
Menekşe Çam
Ayten Köse
Kamil Masaracı
İzel Rozental
Selin Ada
Eray Özbek
AWARDS
First Prize: One week accommodation in Euphoria Aegean Resort&Spa (2 people) + Plaquette
Second Prize: One week accommodation in Club Resort Atlantis Otel (2 people) + Plaquette
Third Prize: One week accommodation in Teos Ormancı Holiday Resort (2 people) + Plaquette
SPECIAL PRIZES: Special awards may be granted by various organisations.
NOTE: The jury will evaluate the submitted works on August 11, 2018.
Source: Seferihisar Municipality.

28.6.18

Results of Don Quichotte 1st International "Environmental Issues" Cartoon Contest 2018

"PLANET CALLING SOS!"
1st INTERNATIONAL “ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES”
CARTOON CONTEST 2018 AWARDS
Organisation:
INTEGRA Filder e.V. & Don Quichotte.
WINNERS:
1st Prize: LIU QIANG / CHINA (Top)
2nd Prize: EMRAH ARIKAN / TURKEY
3rd Prize: SILVANO MELLO / BRAZIL
SPECIAL PRIZE OF LUBW (State Institute for the Environment, Measurements and Nature Conservation Baden-Württemberg): KONSTANTIN KAZANCHEV / UKRAINE
SPECIAL PRIZE OF INTEGRA FILDER e.V.: VASCO GARGALO / PORTUGAL (Above)
SPECIAL PRIZE OF DON QUICHOTTE: OLEKSIY KUSTOVSKY / UKRAINE
MENTION 1: MAKHMUDJON ESHONKULOV / UZBEKISTAN
MENTION 2: HİCABİ DEMİRCİ / TURKEY
MENTION 3: LUC DESCHEEMAEKER / BELGIUM
MENTION 4: JITET KUSTANA / INDONESIA
MENTION 5: ALEXANDER SCHMIDT / RUSSIA (Above)
MENTION 6: ESMAEL BABAEI / IRAN
MENTION 7: JABER ASADI / IRAN
MENTION 8: PURINUT KARCHAI / THAILAND (Down)
MENTION 9: MAHBOUBE PAKDEL / IRAN
MENTION 10: HİLAL ÖZCAN / TURKEY.
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All winning cartoons on
source & donquichotte.