I INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION OF GRAPHICAL HUMOUR “CULTURAL CORRESPONDENCES”.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The publisher SAURE announces the 1st GRAPHICAL HUMOUR competition entitled “CULTURAL CORRESPONDENCES”, which will be international in scope.
The cartoonists will carry out work on the value of cultural correspondences: the discovery of other traditions, other cultures, other languages that enrich our vision of the world and life. The capacity to know how to appreciate the dialogue between so-called western knowledge and traditional millennial knowledge. Having eyes for those who are different, having ears to listen to their voices, their melodies, songs, stories... keeping ties and admiration for cultural exchanges.
All persons over 14 years of age may take part. Each participant can submit a maximum of three works.
2. MODALITY AND FORMAT
The scenes and characters must be of their own creation and be unpublished. The works may be black and white or colour. The works shall have an extension of a single page that shall not exceed the 800 x 600 pixel format, with a minimum resolution of 72 pixels per inch.
The works must be written in Spanish or French. Wordless humorous scenes by artists from other language backgrounds are also admitted.
Competitors must register or identify themselves on the website and enter their work in JPG format in the field provided for this purpose.
5. PRESENTATION LOCATION AND DEADLINE
The works must be sent exclusively through the website up until 12th October 2012.
6. VIRTUAL EXHIBITION
With the works submitted and subsequently chosen by the jury, the publisher plans to make them available to the public. The exhibition of the works will not entitle the authors of the illustrations to pecuniary rights.
Six prizes will be awarded in the competition:
Over 18s: 1st prize: 500 Euros. Basic tax will be deducted before proceeding to make the payment. 2nd prize: 3 comics. 3rd prize: 2 comics; with diploma.
Under 18s (from 14 to 17): 1st prize: 3 comics, 2nd prize: 2 comics, 3rd prize: 1 comic, from the publisher's collection with a diploma.
A qualified jury will choose the best works. The prizes will be made known within a month and a half after the end of the competition. If the jury decides so, the prizes may be declared void, and their decision is final.
9. ADDITIONAL CLAUSE
Participation in the competition implies acceptance of these terms and conditions.