22.10.20

The 10th Sejong International Cartoon Contest SICACO 2021, Korea

SICACO 2021 GUIDE
Theme: Untact + WinWin
Free (Olympics, Children, etc.)
Deadline: 31 August 2021
(+3 Cartoons)

Prize congratulations & Selection Results, SICACO 2020, Korea

Dear Sir, 
Congratulations to your prize for winning the SICACO 2020 contest. 
After the exhibition, we will send you the listing, catalog and card by international mail in November.
Thank you for your wonderful cartons in world-wide corona pandemics. We'd like to ask you in SICACO. 
* SICACO need winner's transferred address immediately. 
 * SICACO prefer hand-painted cartoons for Korean museums. 
 * SICACO accept works submitted with your agreement by mail. 
* SICACO only require yours by e-mail for clear book publishing. 
* SICACO 2021 (themed 'Unact + Winwin') request many fellow artists to participate. 
Good luck to you! See you in SICACO 2021! 
Dr. Lim, Cheong-san 
SICACO 2020, Chairman of the Steering Committee 
  
SICACO 2020 WINNERS LIST

Cover Prize / Shahrokh Heidari (France) 
Theme Cover Prize / Constantin Ciosu (Romania) 

Grand Prize / Askin Ayrancioglu (Turkey) 

Gold Prize / Mlhai Ignat (Romania) 
Silver Prize / Huseyin Cakmak (Cyprus) 
Silver Prize / Jitet Kustana (Indonesia) 
Bronze Prize / Agus Widodo (Indonesia) 
Bronze Prize / Engin Selcuk (Turkey) 
Bronze Prize / Won, Jong Hyuck (Korea) 

Special Prize / Nikola Listes (Croatia) 
Special Prize / Mete Agaoglu (Turkey) 
Special Prize / Emad Salehi (Iran) 
Special Prize / Rocio + Juana + Ines Munoz (Peru) 

Student Grand Prize / Yeom, Ji Hyeon (Korea) 
Student Gold Prize / Park, Hyeon A (Korea) 

Theme Prize / Musa Gumus (Turkey) 
Theme Prize / Marijan Pavecic (Croatia) 
Theme Prize / Miro Stefanovic (Serbia) 
Theme Prize / Murteza Albayrak (Turkey) 
Theme Prize / Hicabi Demici (Turkey) 
Theme Prize / Lutfu Cakın (Turkey) 
Theme Prize / Oktay Bingol (Turkey)
 Theme Prize / Luc Vernimmen (Belgium) 
Theme Prize / Sepideh Faramarzi (Iran) 
Theme Prize / Severin Sikanja (Serbia) 

Theme Prize / Mojmir Mihatov (Croatia) 
Theme Prize / Ika W. Burhan (Indonesia) 
Theme Prize / Bossens Philippe (Belgium) 
Theme Prize / Musa Keklik (Turkey) 
Theme Prize / Octavian Covaci (Romania) 
Theme Prize / Damir Novak (Croatia) 
Theme Prize / Reyhaneh Fakoori (Iran) 
Theme Prize / Wei Chi, Liang (China) 
Theme Prize / Mileta Miloradovic (Serbia) 
Theme Prize / Goran Celicanin (Serbia) 

Theme prize / Zaenal Abidin (Indonesia) 
Theme Prize / Pierpaolo Perazzolli (Italy) 
Theme Prize / Milan Bukovac (Serbia) 
Theme Prize / Erico Junqueira Ayres (Brazil) 
Theme prize / Erdogan Basol (Turkey) 
Theme Prize / Boboc Mihai-Gabriel (Romania) 
Theme Prize / Nahid Zamani (Iran) 
Theme prize / Marco De Angelis (Italy) 
Theme Prize / Miroslav Jakovljev (Serbia) 
Theme Prize / Patrick Heymans (Belgium) 

Theme Prize / Resad Sultanovic (Bosnia) 
Theme Prize / Constantin Pavel + Gabriel (Romania) 
Theme Prize / Sittipunt Tumying (Thailand) 
Theme Prize / Slobodan Obradovic (Serbia) 
Theme Prize / Darsono (Indonesia) 
Theme Prize / Li, Jing Shan (China) 
Theme Prize / Slobodan Butir (Croatia) 
Theme Prize / Anatoly Radin (Russia) 
Theme Prize / Mustafa Yildiz (Turkey) 
Theme Prize / Zdenko Puhin (Croatia) 

Theme Prize / Valery Momot (Ukraine) 
Theme Prize / Zhang, Ya Ming (China) 
Theme Prize / Radko Oketic (Slovenia) 

Achievement Award / Shahrokh Heidari (France) 
Achievement Award / Askin Ayrancioglu (Turkey) 
Achievement Award / Zhu, Zi Zun (China) 
Achievement Award / Tommy Thomdean (Indonesia) 
Achievement Award / Makhmudjon Eshonkulov (Uzbekistan) 
Achievement Award / Dubovskyi Olexander (Ukraine) 
Achievement Award / Ronaldo Cunha Dias (Brazil) 
Achievement Award / Didie Sri Widiyanto (Indonesia) 
Achievement Award / Vladimir Stevovic (Serbia)
 Achievement Award / Roberto Castillo Rodriguez (Cuba) 

Achievement Award / Corradeschi Ghino (Italy) 
Achievement Award / Ilya Katz (Israel) 
Achievement Award / Milan Alasevic (Slovenia)
 Achievement Award / Aurel Stefan Alexandrescu (Romania) 

Best Cartoon / Shole Gordiz (Iran) 
Best Cartoon / Sokolov Sergey (Russia) 
Best Cartoon / Qiao, Wei (China) 
Best Cartoon / Tsocho Peev (Bulgaria) 
Best Cartoon / Venugopal Galisetty (India) 
Best Cartoon / Anatolii Belov (Russia) 
Best Cartoon / Milanko Kalicanin (Serbia) 
Best Cartoon / Bulent Okutan (Turkey) 
Best Cartoon / Andreas Antonos (Greece) 
Best Cartoon / Musa Kayra (Cyprus) 

Best Cartoon / Dr. Jan Tomaschoff (Germany) 
Best Cartoon / Wei, Li (China) 
Best Cartoon / Ekaterina Vorobeva (Russia) 
Best Cartoon / Liviu Stanila (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / Bogdan Petry & Horla Crisan (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / Fotos Thimodeas (Greece) 
Best Cartoon / Alexander Shmidt (Russia) 
Best Cartoon / B. V. Panduranga Rao (India) 
Best Cartoon / Oguz Gurel (Turkey) 
Best Cartoon / Bernard Bouton (France) 

Best Cartoon / Daniele Zordan (Italy) 
Best Cartoon / Bozidar Vukelic-Boba (Croatia) 
Best Cartoon / Feng, Gui Bo (China) 
Best Cartoon / Hanusic Hule (Austria) 
Best Cartoon / Oleg Gutsol (Ukraine) 
Best Cartoon / Mihai Victor (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / Djoko Susilo (Indonesia) 
Best Cartoon / Grigoris Georgiou (Greece) 
Best Cartoon / Agus Harsanta (Indonesia) 
Best Cartoon / Michal Graczyk (Poland) 

Best Cartoon / Jiri Srna (Czech) 
Best Cartoon / Mahtab Jami (Iran) 
Best Cartoon / Chiorean Cornel-Marin (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / Kfir Weizman (Israel) 
Best Cartoon / Zbigniew Kolaczek (Poland) 
Best Cartoon / Dinildomar das Chagas de Moura (Brazil) 
Best Cartoon / Suratno (Indonesia) 
Best Cartoon / Ferreol Murillo Fuentes (Costa Rica) 
Best Cartoon / Andrzej Krawczak (Poland) 
Best Cartoon / Pascal Gelu (Romania) 

Best Cartoon / Ksenija Cirlc (Serbia) 
Best Cartoon / Krotos Tadeusz (Poland) 
Best Cartoon / Liu, Qiang (China) 
Best Cartoon / Louis Pol (Australia) 
Best Cartoon / Valeriu Kurtu (Germany) 
Best Cartoon / Raed Khalil (Belgium) 
Best Cartoon / Stephen Mumberson (England) 
Best Cartoon / Heino Partanen (Finland) 
Best Cartoon / Abdul Qodir (Indonesia) 
Best Cartoon / Yao, Ming (China) 

Best Cartoon / Darko Pavic (Croatia) 
Best Cartoon / Marian Lupu (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / Li, Buyi (China) 
Best Cartoon / Nicolas Koundouros (Greece) 
Best Cartoon / Ismail Kera (Czech) 
Best Cartoon / Artuche Felix (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / Konstantinos Tselios (Greece) 
Best Cartoon / Hong, Xue (China) 
Best Cartoon / Sinchinov Evgeniy (Russia) 
Best Cartoon / Misaila C. Niculina (Romania) 

Best Cartoon / Roman Peshkov (Russia) 
Best Cartoon / Misaila A. Septimiu (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / / Cai, Wai Dong (China) 
Best Cartoon / Rus Adrian (Romania) 
Best Cartoon / Hou Xiao Qiang (China) 
Best Cartoon / Masafumi, Kikuchi (Japan) 
Best Cartoon / Behzad Ghafari (Canada) 
Best Cartoon / Luis Mendiguren Tarres (Spain) 
Best Cartoon / Momchil Kolchev (Bulgaria) 
Best Cartoon / Kemal Ozyurt (Turkey) 

Best Cartoon / Elisa Smiderle (Italy) 
Best Cartoon / Juli Sanchis Aguado (Spain) 
Best Cartoon / Carlo Sterpone (Italy) 
Best Cartoon / Omer Cam (Turkey) 
Best Cartoon / Leyla Tajvar (Iran) 
Best Cartoon / Mansoure Dehghani (Iran) 
Best Cartoon / Corden Dulk (Netherlands) 
Best Cartoon / Gerald Peigneux (France) 
Best Cartoon / Danny Yustiniadi (Belgium) 
Best Cartoon / Mark Winter (England) 

Best Cartoon / Vitaliy Levitskiy (Ukraine) 
Best Cartoon / Bambang Sulistyo (Indonesia) 
Best Cartoon / Steffen Jahsnowski-Herschel (Germany) 
Best Cartoon / Borislav Hegedusic (Croatia) 
Best Cartoon / Sukrlyadl (Indonesia) 
Best Cartoon / Luc Descheemaeker (Belgium) 

S.P / Hayrettin Oturgan (Turkey) 
S.P / Duru Ciftci (Turkey) 
S.P / Deniz Ilker Kuruoglu (Turkey) 
S.P / Wilson Tanium (Indonesia) 
S.P / Li, Wang, Xue Wei (China) 
S.P / Vaso Krcmar (Serbia) 
S.P / Achmad Cholid (Indonesia) 
S.P / Evelyn Somya De Paz Samayoa (Guatemala) 
S.P / Muhammad Nasir (Indonesia) 
S.P / Helia Salmani (Iran) 

S.P / Vasantha Hosabettu (India) 
S.P / Nikolay Slavov Fitkov (Bulgaria) 
S.P / Partono (Indonesia) 
S.P / Junko Whyte (Ireland) 
S.P / Aguseko Santoso (Indonesia) 
S.P / Haidari Natalija (Belgium) 
S.P / Ratko Maricic (Croatia) 
S.P / Mwangi Cyrus Kinyanjui (Kenya) 
S.P / Hlektra Soulh (Greece) 
S.P / Dubravka Bodulic (Croatia) 

S.P / Huang, Rong Min (China) 
S.P / Oleg Gorbatchev (Finland) 
S.P / Nasim Sayaddokht (Iran) 
S.P / Zhao, Yun Sheng (China) 
S.P / Fahriye Citakli (Turkey) 
S.P / Khoiril Mawahib (Indonesia) 
S.P / Zahra Moradi (Iran) 
S.P / Youcef Aimeur (Algeria) 
S.P / Armin Ganjdeh (Iran) 
S.P / Tode Blazevski (Macedonia) 

S.P / Kiana Shirin (Iran) 
S.P / Vitaly Bondar (Belarus) 
S.P / Delaram Gholami (Iran) 
S.P / Njuguna Mbutha (Kenya) 
S.P / Mahyar Jafari Rad (Iran) 
S.P / Zidarov Veselin (Bulgaria) 
S.P / Mahdieh Mohseni (Iran) 
S.P / Nikolay Chernyshev (Russia) 
S.P / Amjad Halabi Nejad (Iran) 
S.P / Mobina Mahdzad (Iran) 

S.P / Park, Ki So (Korea) 
S.P / Kim, Heung Su (Korea) 
S.P / Aliyeh Mazaheri (Iran) 
S.P / Cho, Kwang Gaun (Korea) 
S.P / Lee, Ji Ean (Korea) 
S.P / Lee, Yeon Hui (Korea) 
S.P / Cho, Tae Hui (Korea) 
S.P / Yun, Sol (Korea) 
S.P / Jung, Jae Min (Korea) 
S.P / Kim, Seo Yeon (Korea) 

S.P / Kim, Min Seon (Korea) 
S.P / Jeon, Yu Rim (Korea) 
S.P / Jang, Eun Jeong (Korea) 
S.P / Noh, Hye Ji (Korea) 
S.P / Kim, Gyu Ri (Korea) 
S.P / Ha, Yeong Joon (Korea) 
S.P / Lee, Do Hyeon (Korea) 
S.P / Park, Jin Young (Korea) 
S.P / Yang, Min Uk (Korea) 

H.M / Irina Galchina (Russia) 
H.M / Elnaz Karimdadashi (Iran) 
H.M / Aloisio Andrade (Brazil) 
H.M / Jia Rui Jun (China) 
H.M / Ahmet Esmer (Turkey) 
H.M / Raffael Blumenberg (Israel) 
H.M / Ferhat Demirbas (Turkey) 
H.M / Sepideh Aghaei (Iran) 
H.M / Manver Alvarez Junco (Spain) 
H.M / Zlatko Krstevski (Macedonia) 

H.M / Damasus Nugroho Jusilo (Indonesia)
 H.M / Zulkuf ABA (Turkey) 
H.M / Soheil Rokni (Arab Emirates)
 H.M / Lou Pei Dong (China) 
H.M / Lim, Han Na (Korea) 
H.M / Amin Aminaei (Netherlands) 
H.M / Cristina Dohatcu (U.S.A) 
H.M / Chei, Kwang Jae (Korea) 
H.M / Park, Ju Ho (Korea) 
H.M / Niu, Yan An (Korea) 

H.M / Lee, Hye In (Korea) 
H.M / Kwon, Ah Yeon (Korea 
H.M / Kim, Dong Geon (Korea) 
H.M / Kim, Jeong Eun (Korea) 
H.M / Shin, Bom (Korea) 
H.M / Ha, Yeong Hwang (Korea) 
H.M / Oh, Ju Eun (Korea) 
H.M / Jeon, Yebin (Korea) 
H.M / Cho, Woo Jin (Korea) 
H.M / Yoon, Jin Hyeok (Korea) 

H.M / No, Ji Hyeon (Korea) 
H.M / Choi, Jeong Yun (Korea) 
H.M / Jeong, Bo Kyeong (Korea) 
H.M / Kim, Seung Hyun (Korea) 
H.M / Na, Eun Ji (Korea) 
H.M / Kim, Chae Min (Korea) 
H.M / Jung, Seong Ung (Korea) 
H.M / Lee, Su Hyang (Korea) 
H.M / Hwang, Hyeon Jeong (Korea) 
H.M / Kim, Min Jae (Korea) 

H.M / Kim, Yu Na (Korea) 
H.M / Son, Eun Ji (Korea) 
H.M / Lee, Seo Hyeon (Korea) 
H.M / Oh, Seo In (Korea) 
H.M / Gong, Gyeong Ju (Korea) 
H.M / Lee, Gang Bee (Korea) 
H.M / Jeon, Moon Sic (Korea) 
H.M / Park, Su Yeon (Korea) 

Student S.P / Ko, Eun Seo (Korea), 18y 
Student S.P / Wi, Jae Kyeong (Korea), 18y 
Student S.P / Yeo, Hye Eun (Korea), 18y 
Student S.P / Ko, Ha Seon (Korea), 18y 
Student S.P / Kim, Sol (Korea), 18y 

Student H.M / Park, Su Bin (Korea), 12y 
Student H.M / Kim, Cho Hee (Korea), 18y 
Student H.M / Kim, Tae Yeong (Korea), 18y 
Student H.M / Nam, Jeong Woo (Korea), 18y 

Webtoon / Eder Santos (Brazil) 
Webtoon / Bladmir Kazhenovsky (Ukraine) 
Webtoon / Qasim Qapalan (Iraq) 
Webtoon / Ali Miraee (Iran) 
Webtoon / Mahmood Nazari (Iran) 
Webtoon / (Saudi Arabia) 
Webtoon / Tammam Darwish (Syria) 
Webtoon / German Osuna (Colombia) 
Webtoon / Via Bruno Saetti (Italy) 
Webtoon / Muammer Kotbas (Turkey) 

Webtoon / Abdullah Ibnu Thalhah (Indonesia) 
Webtoon / Tin Myo Aung (Myanmar) 
Webtoon / Baker Alhashki (Jordan) 
Webtoon / Sun Shen Ying (China) 
Webtoon / Ross Thomson (England) 
Webtoon / Somaye Shoghi (Iran) 
Webtoon / Saeed Sadeghi (Iran).

Golden Olive Humor Service Awards 2020

19th Olive Festival International Olive Humor Festival
Organizing Committee Members Announced the Results

2020 GOLDEN OLIVE HUMOR SERVICE AWARDS HAVE BEEN DETERMINED

(October 22, 2020 - Girne) Under the honorary chairmanship of Girne Mayor Nidai Güngördü, in line with the decision taken by the members of the International Olive Humor Festival Organizing Committee, consisting of the representatives of Kyrenia Municipality and the Cyprus Turkish Cartoonists Association, Cyprus Turkish Humor Culture and World Cartoon Art ' The winners of the traditional “Golden Olive Humor Service Awards” given to people who have made significant contributions to the company in the past or today were determined. 
At the evaluation meeting held by the members of the International Olive Humor Festival Organizing Committee consisting of M. Serhan Gazioğlu, Derman Atik, Musa Kayra, Selen Selışık and Hüseyin Çakmak, under the honorary chairmanship of Kyrenia Mayor Nidai Güngördü, "2020 Golden Olive Humor Service Awards" The winners were determined as follows: 
Utku Karsu
(For His Contributions to Turkish Cypriot Cartoon Art),
Mahmut İslamoğlu
(For His Work on Humorous Poetry - Stoning and Cypriot Humor Culture);
Cemal Tunceri
(For His Contributions to Turkish Cypriot Cartoon Art);
Biler Demircioğlu
(Due to His Works in Humorous Theater and Humorous Play - Parody);
Alberto Morales Ajubel
(For His Contributions to Cuban, Spanish, and World Cartoon Art);
Semih Poroy
(For His Contributions to Turkish and World Cartoon Art).
The 2020 Golden Olive Humor Service Awards will be awarded on a date to be announced later. The awards to be presented to the artists will consist of “Golden Olive Sculpture” and “Award Diploma”. 

INTERNATIONAL OLIVE HUMOR FESTIVAL
ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

20.10.20

Semarang International Cartoon Festival 2020, Indonesia

SICARFEST 2020
Semarang International Cartoon Festival 2020, Indonesia
SICARFEST #1 2020 (Semarang International Cartoon Festival) was held in 2020 by the Visual Arts Department, Faculty of Languages and Art, Universitas Negeri Semarang (Unnes). The theme of this exhibition is Educational Cartoons for COVID-19. All artists from all over the world are expected to contribute to educating the society about the importance of maintaining health by adhering to the existing health protocol regulations during COVID-19. 
This theme was determined by the concern of the Visual Arts Department, Faculty of Languages and Art, UNNES about the spread of COVID-19. Inevitably education will provide understanding to students to be more aware of implementing healt protocols. Through education, students will also mentally and physically be trained to be more immune to COVID-19, so online education must still be done. For this spirit, the Visual Arts Department, Faculty of Languages and Arts, UNNES held the SICARTFEST #1 2020 event to educate and entertain the society through cartoon exhibitions. 
Terms of Work 
Works at the SICARTFEST exhibition must meet the criteria: 
* Explain the response to COVID-19 from a comedy and educational perspective on COVID-19. 
* Each participant can send only 1 cartoon. Write a description of the work: a) full name, b) title, c) media, d) technique, e)email address, and f) country. 
Write the concept of the work from the idea of creation (the beginning of finding ideas). 
* Sent cartoon must be 300 DPI resolution, JPG format. 
Timeline 
This exhibition will be enlivened with several parallel events: 
01-12 November 2020: submission artwork 
09 November 2020: Creative Cartoon Waorkshop 
16 November 2020: Opening Cartoon Exhibition 
20 November 2020: Special award funniest, insightful & actual 20 favorites artist 
22 November 2020: Indonesian Cartoon Talk (Bincang Kartunis Indonesia CAKARIN) 
Further Information: 
Contact person: 
+6285299795065 (Ichsan) 
+6285225236536 (Nia) 
+6281390111765 (Athian) 
Total Prize: IDR 35.000.000 
Source: goldpencil.

19.10.20

Similarity: Fernandes - Gumus - Takjoo

Afonso Carlos Fernandes DICACO 2000.

Musa Gümüş 2. KalDer 2015 2nd Prize.

Results of the 25th International Exhibition of Cartoons, Zagreb 2020, Croatia

25th INTERNATIONAL CARTOON EXHIBITION
ZAGREB 2020
Theme: Cuisine
The 25th International Exhibition of Cartoons ZAGREB 2020
has seen the arrival of 1.061 works of 439 authors from 60 countries.

THE WINNERS

FIRST PRIZE
MOJMIR MIHATOV, Croatia (Top)
SECOND PRIZE
GRIGORI KATZ, Israel
THIRD PRIZE
JAVAD TAKJOO, Iran.

SPECIAL MENTIONS
FRANO CEBALO
, Croatia
JUAN G. BENAVIDES FORMAS
, Spain
VALENTIN GEORGIEV
, Bulgaria
OLEG GUTSOL
, Ukraine
PAL LEPHAFT
, Serbia.

17.10.20

Results of the 9. International Cartoon Contest, Kyrenia 2020, Cyprus

MUNICIPALITY OF KYRENIA
CYPRIOT – TURKISH CARTOONISTS ASSOCIATION
9. INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST 2020
(KYRENIA – CYPRUS)

FINAL RESULTS

JURY MEMBERS:
Nidai Güngördü (Cyprus), M. Serhan Gazioğlu (Cyprus), Derman Atik (Cyprus), Musa Kayra (Cyprus), Selen Selışık (Cyprus), Hüseyin Çakmak (Cyprus).

Evaluation Date:
21 – 25 September 2020 Kyrenia Municipality Art Gallery (Kyrenia – Cyprus) 
Country:
62
Participant:
289
Work:
887

PRIZES 
Grand Prize (Free Section): 1.500 Euro + Golden Olive Statue + Diploma 
Ali Rastroo (Iran) (Top)

OLIVE SECTION 
First Prize: 750 Euro + Golden Olive Statue + Kyrenia Municipality Prize (Diploma) 
Ayhan Alkan (United Kingdom) (Above)
Second Prize: Silver Olive Statue + Cyprus Turkish Cartoonists Association Prize (Diploma) 
Elahe Khoraman (Iran) 
Third Prize: Bronze Olive Statue + Olive Festival Prize (Diploma) 
Zhaleh Yoosefinezhad (Iran).
 
FREE SECTION 
First Prize: 750 Euro + Golden Olive Statue + Kyrenia Mayor Special Prize (Diploma) 
Mustafa Tozakı (Cyprus) 
Second Prize: Silver Olive Statue + Olive Humor Festival Prize (Diploma) 
Damir Novak (Croatia) 
Third Prize: Bronze Olive Statue + Ramiz Gökçe Special Prize (Diploma) 
Grigoris Georgiou (Greece).
 
OLIVE SECTION – FINALIST PRIZES 
A. K. M. Firoz (Bangladesh) 
Abbas Kameli (Iran) 
Abbas Naaseri (Iran) 
Ahmed Khabali (Morroco) 
Amir Beigzadeh Nonakaran (Iran) 
Aşkın Ayrancıoğlu (Turkey) 
Bapak Sudarmanto (Indonesia) 
Borta Ambrozie Ovidiu (Romania) 
Chiorean Cornel – Marin (Romania) 

Damir Novak (Croatia) 
Daniel Eduardo Varela (Argentina) 
Deniz İlker Kuruoğlu (Turkey) 
Duru Çiftçi (Turkey) 
Firuz Kutal (Norway) 
Gennady Nazarov (Ukraina) 
Gerald Peigneux (France) 
Guibao Gai (China) 
Halit Kurtulmuş Aytoslu (Turkey) 
Hasan Ceylan (Turkey) 
Hasan Omidi (Iran) 
Husan Sodiqov (Uzbekistan) 

Konstantin Kazanchev (Ukraina) 
Lee Hyun Sik (South Korea) 
Leon De Borger (Belgium) 
Louis Pol (Australia) 
Malatesh M. Garadimani (India) 
Marco D'Agostino (Italia) 
Marina Gorelova (Belarus) 
Mbah Darsono (Indonesia) 
Mehmet Zeber (Turkey) 
Muammer Kotbaş (Turkey) 
Musa Keklik (Turkey) 
Mustafa Tozakı (Cyprus) 

Oleksy Kustovsky (Ukraina) 
Raul Fernando Zuleta (Colombia) 
Sanaz Khadem Yahyavi (Iran) 
Seyyed Sajad Alizadeh (Iran) 
Shirin Gholipour (Iran) 
Slobodan Butir (Croatia) 
Sohrab Kheiri (Iran) 
Spiro Radulovic (Serbia) 
Steffen Jahsnowski (Germany) 
Tsocho Peev (Bulgaria) 
Turan Asan (Turkey) 

Valentin Georgiev (Bulgaria) 
Valeri Tarasenko (Russia) 
Vishal V. Shenoy (India) 
Vladimir Kazanevsky (Ukraina) 
Wesam Khalil (Egypt) 
Zoran Josic (Slovenia).
 
FREE SECTION – FINALIST PRIZES 
Akbar Rouhy (Iran) 
Ali Mosavi (Afghanistan) 
Anas El Lakkis (Lebanon) 
Arif Albayrak (Cyprus) 
Artur Juhász (Hungary) 
Boris Erenburg (Israel) 
Daniel Eduardo Varela (Argentina) 
Darko Drljevic (Montenegro) 
David Hafez (USA) 
Dolgun Dalgıçoğlu (Cyprus) 

Ehsan Cheraghi Iranshahi (Iran) 
Ester Lauringson (Estonia) 
Fahriye Çıtaklı (Turkey) 
Farid Amir Sardari (Iran) 
Hamed Mortazavi Alavi (Iran) 
Hasan Ali Ismail (Syria) 
Hayrettin Oturgan (Turkey) 
Hossein Pourteymourin (Iran) 
Jamal Dana (Iran) 
Kemal Özyurt (Turkey) 

Lan Bo (China) 
Leily Salimi (Iran) 
Liang Yu (China) 
Lijie Yang (China) 
Liviu Stanila (Romania) 
Mahdieh Sabbaghkar (Iran) 
Manoj Chopra (India) 
Mohammad Raei (Iran) 
Mohsen Ebrahimi (Iran) 
Muhammad Nasir (Indonesia) 
Musa Keklik (Turkey) 
Myagmar Amarkhuu (Mongolia) 

Oleksy Kustovsky (Ukraine) 
Parisa Norollahi (Iran) 
Peter Niuwendijik (Holland) 
Rahim B. Asghari (Iran) 
Razie Darzi (Iran) 
Roberto Castillo Rodriguez (Cuba) 
Ronaldo Cunha Dias (Brazil) 
Saeed Sadeghi (Iran) 
Samane Karimi (Iran) 
Shavkat Muzaffar (Uzbekistan) 
Shirin Gholipour (Iran) 
Sohrab Kheiri (Iran) 
Soltan Soltanli (Azerbaijan) 
Spiro Radulovic (Serbia) 

Viktor Holub (Ukraina) 
Vladimir Kazanevsky (Ukraina) 
Wesam Khalil (Egypt) 
Yalda Hasheminezhad (Iran).
 
(*) The award ceremony will not be held this year due to Covid-19. If the conditions are suitable, the award ceremony will be held in October 2021. 

STEERING COMMITTEE

30.9.20

Winners of the 15th George van Raemdonck Cartoon contest 'The Clear Line', Belgium

IHA (International Humour in Art), in collaboration with the town council of Boechout,
the culture council and Davidsfonds Boechout-Vremde are pleased to announce the prize winners of the 15th INTERNATIONAL GEORGE VAN RAEMDONCK CARTOON CONTEST
1st prize Galym Boranbayev Kazakhstan
2nd prize Pavel Constantin Romania
3rd prize Igor Pahchenko Russian Federation
4th prize Huseyin Cakmak Cyprus
5th prize Luc Descheemaeker Belgium
6th prize Shmidt Alexander Russian Federation.
You will find the full list of winners and selected candidates on www.iha.be
Due to the Corona measures, the opening ceremony on Saturday October 3 will not take place.
The awards ceremony will be streamed live on Sunday 4 October at 8:00 pm CET (Brussels) via www.facebook.com/InternationalHumourinArt. Please join us!

29.9.20

Results of the 17. International Comics and Cartoon Festival, Prizren 2020, Kosovo

Results of the 17. International Comics and Cartoon Festival, Prizren 2020, Kosovo.
1146 Participations from 71 States.
WINNERS:
1 . First Place Golden "Stone Bridge" Award – Agus Widodo - Indonesia, 
2 . Second Place Silver "Stone Bridge"Award – Chen Anyong – China, 
3 . Third Place Bronze "Stone Bridge" Award – Antonio Santos – Portugal, 
4 . Special Award from "XHENNETCOMICS" Association - Edi Dharma – Indonesia, 
5 . Special Award – Nima Shahmiri – Iran, 
6 . Special Award – Czeslaw Prezezak – Poland, 
7 . Special Award – Muammer Kotbas – Turkey, 
8 . Special Award – Marco D”Agostino – Italy, 
9 . Juri Award – Tsocho Peev – Bulgaria, 
10 . Juri Award – Damir Novak – Croatia, 
11 . Honorable Mention – Mehmet Atamer – Turkey, 
12 . Honorable Mention – Nikola Listes – Croatia, 
13 . Honorable Mention – Musa Kayra – Cyprus, 
14 . Honorable Mention – Shavakat Muzaffar – Uzbekistan, 
15 . Honorable Mention – Liviu Stanila – Romania, 
16 . Honorable Mention – Aliyeh Mazaheri – Iran, 
17 . Honorable Mention – Jitet Kustana – Indonesia, 
18 . Honorable Mention – Aleksei Kivokustev – Russia, 
19 . Honorable Mention – Madhu Krishnan – India, 
20 . Dmytro Scazhenyk – Ukraine. 
We would like to thank all the participants for their strong support, 
We feel proud, 
Thank you! 
Executive Director: 
Gani SUNDURI.
See all winning cartoons on xhennetcomics.

26.9.20

9. International Cartoon Contest, Kyrenia 2020 (Non – Definitive List of Prizes)

9. International Cartoon Contest 2020 (Non – Definitive List of Prizes)
MUNICIPALITY OF KYRENIA
CYPRIOT – TURKISH CARTOONISTS ASSOCIATION
9. INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST 2020 (KYRENIA – CYPRUS)
JURY MEMBERS:
Nidai Güngördü (Cyprus), M. Serhan Gazioğlu (Cyprus), Derman Atik (Cyprus), Musa Kayra (Cyprus), Selen Selışık (Cyprus), Hüseyin Çakmak (Cyprus).
Evaluation Date:
21 – 25 September 2020 Kyrenia Municipality Art Gallery (Kyrenia – Cyprus)
Countries:
62
Participants:
289
Works:
887
Dear cartoonist and cartoonists associations officials:
The cartoons which are selected by the contest jury just mailed to your address. If you know any similar cartoons, please send (Until: September 29, 2020 Night time (Cyprus) 24.00) by e – mail up to the following address: 
If Plagiarism detected and/or any previously award winning material submitted, submissions will be canceled and the next eligible entry will be considered for the prize.
In addition to the “Grand Prize”, 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes will be given seperately for “Olive” and “Free” titles, as well as 50 cartoons in each section will be given “Finalist Prizes”.
ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
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NON – DEFINITIVE LIST OF PRIZES
(FREE SECTION)
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Please click here for the OLIVE SECTION (NON-DEFINITIVE) PRIZES.

25.9.20

37th Aydın Doğan International Cartoon Competition 2020, Turkey

37th Aydın Doğan International Cartoon Competition 2020
Deadline: November 1, 2020 
The Aydın Doğan International Cartoon Competition is organized every year in Turkey by the Aydın Doğan Foundation. The competition is open to professional and amateur cartoonists from all over the world. 
One cartoon that will be selected among the cartoons that will be sent in the “Empowered Girls, Empowered Futures” category will receive a special award worth of 8.000 US dollars. For more information click here
AWARDS 
- “Empowered Girls, Empowered Futures” Award: 8,000 USD 
- Winner: 8,000 USD and the Aydın Doğan Foundation Winner Award 
- First Runner up: 3,500 USD and the Aydın Doğan Foundation First Runner up Award 
- Second Runner up: 1,500 USD and the Aydın Doğan Foundation Second Runner up Award 
- Success Award: 500 USD and the Aydın Doğan Foundation Success Award 
Participation Rules 
1. Participants can select any theme. 
2. Cartoons participating in the competition must be signed. 
3. By completing the participation form, the contestant beforehand declares and accepts that he/she is the author of his/her cartoon(s) to be submitted to the competition; that he/she grants license in form of non-exclusive simple license to Aydın Doğan Foundation without any limitations on location, time period and number including assignment to third parties in relation to the usage rights of financial rights such as processing, duplication, distribution, representation, indication and transmission to the public via audio and/or visual means as defined under the provisions of the Articles 21-25 of the Law No. 5846 on Turkish Intellectual and Artistic Works; and that he/she grants power to use the moral rights to Aydın Doğan Foundation, which are obligatory for the use of the licensed financial rights as set forth in Law No. 5846 on Turkish Intellectual and Artistic Works, and that he/she gives consent to Aydın Doğan Foundation to exhibit such cartoon(s), to keep them in its archives, to duplicate and publish them on the Internet or through other media and to use them in any other way without any limitations. 
4. Where the cartoon(s) to be submitted to the competition wins a rank and/or a prize; the contestant beforehand declares and accepts that he/she is the author of his/her rank and/or prize-winning cartoon(s) and that he/she transfers ownership of the cartoon, submitted to the competition, to Aydın Doğan Foundation; that he/she transfers the financial rights such as processing, duplication, distribution, representation, indication and transmission to the public via audio and/or visual means he/she holds over the cartoon(s) to Aydın Doğan Foundation without any limitations on location, time period and number including assignment to third parties under the provisions of the Articles 21-25 of the Law No. 5846 on Turkish Intellectual and Artistic Work; and that he/she grants power to use the moral rights to Aydın Doğan Foundation, which are obligatory for the use of the licensed financial rights as set forth in Law No. 5846 on Turkish Intellectual and Artistic Works; that he/she gives consent to Aydın Doğan Foundation to exhibit such cartoon(s), to keep them in its archives, to publish them on the Internet or through other media and to use them in any other way without any limitations; that he/she does not have any right of disposition over the financial rights subject to transfer and thus will not enter into any transactions with third parties in relation to transferred financial rights. 
5. The Participant hereby accepts and declares that the cartoon submitted for the competition is an original work, and that there is no right arising from Law No. 5846 on Turkish Intellectual and Artistic Works on the cartoon belonging to any third party and if any, that permission is obtained with regards to such rights, and in case a third party claims a right on the cartoon submitted and Aydın Doğan Foundation is obliged to pay any compensation or any other amount under whatsoever name due to the use of such cartoon, that he/she will pay 2 times of this amount to Aydın Doğan Foundation as a penal clause, and also that the award given to the participant will be taken back. 
6. The Contestant accepts and declares that the information included on the participation form completed for the competition participation will be processed and transferred with communication and competition participation purposes within the framework of the International Cartoon Competition of Aydın Doğan Foundation in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Law number 6698; that even if the application fails, the personal data will be kept by Aydın Doğan Foundation for the period of time set forth by the legislation; that the information related to competition participation will be shared with the jury, press and media organs and other relevant parties; that where a prize is won or where cartoon is published, his/her information as being author of such cartoon will be shared with the public; and that he/she is provided with required information in this regard. 
– The Contestant accepts and declares that he/she has been informed before participating in the competition that he/she can learn his/her rights about his/her personal data and possible modifications on processing of this data from www.aydindoganvakfi.org.tr
– That where he/she has any request on processing of his/her personal data by Aydın Doğan Foundation, he/she can send such request in written with original signature to the address of Aydın Doğan Vakfı, Burhaniye Mahallesi Kısıklı Cad. No: 65 34676 Üsküdar Istanbul/Turkey; 
– That he/she will provide clear and comprehensible information related to the right he/she requests to use during the application to be made; that he/she will certify his/her identity during the application to prove that the applicant is the relevant person and will send his/her identification information together with the application; and that it will be required to share also his/her contact information to receive the result of the application; And that he/she has been informed about all of the foregoing issues before participating in the competition. 
7. The Foundation will cover travel and accommodation expenses of the first three award-winning competitors for the award ceremony. 
8. Jury members cannot participate in the competition in the year they act as a jury member. 
9. The decision to upload the cartoons, submitted to the competition, on the Virtual Museum belongs to Aydın Doğan Foundation. 
Criterias 
- The cartoons which have been sent to the Aydın Doğan International Cartoon Competition in previous years, will not be reevaluated for this year’s competition. 
- The uploaded cartoons must be in high resolutions for printing purposes. 
- Jury members cannot participate in the competition in the year they act as a jury member. 
Source: Apply.

XX International Salón Humor Santa Clara 2020, Cuba

XX International Salón Humor Santa Clara 2020, Cuba
The humoristic monthly Melaito and the Cuban Association of Authors and Artists (UNEAC) in Villa Clara, call for the XX International Salón Humor Santa Clara 2020. 
Regulations: 
The themes for the salon will be “free” and “erotic”. 
The works can be in any technique, but it will receive only by email, in jpg, with 300 dpi resolution. 
Each participant can send a maximum of three works for each theme. 
Entries should be posted no later than November 20th, 2020 to the following electronical address: 
Awards: 
The Organizing Committee will award three prizes for each category and other discretionary prizes. 
Prizes for international participants will consist of an original painting by a well-known local artist and a prize certificate, which will be posted by secured delivery.
A panel of prestigious cartoonist will decide the winners and its decision is final. 
The awards will be given on December 20th at the UNEAC venue. 
Shortlisted cartoons and works will be part of an exhibition. 
For more details about this announcement you can emails: 
Organizing Committee. 
Source: cartoonblues.