V. Baja Cartoon Competition
This year the town of Baja organises its fifth cartoon competition; the third time it goes international!
Every fun loving amateur or professional cartoonist over 18 years of age is welcome to enter the event.
Theme: Gastro-tourism – we’re partial to fish, game and wine.
Gastro-tourism is not new; a lot of us like to get to know a new culture through its cuisine.
Baja can be such a tourist destination with its yearly fish soup competition, which attracts hundreds of thousands of gastro-tourists and is famous all over Europe. This grand fish soup feast is part of the Beautiful Baja festival program, which also includes the more and more popular sausage competition and the taste bud pampering wine contest.
1.) Participants can submit up to three original cartoons in A/4 or A/3 size, using any technique. Prints of cartoons produced or coloured with software can also be submitted on condition that it has the cartoonist’s original signature and the print’s serial number.
2.) The participants should write their name, address, phone number and e-mail address on the back of the cartoons.
3.) Deadline for entries: 25 June 2012.
4.) Postal address for entries (please note the order!):
Bajza J. u. 19.
5.) For information or enquiries about the competition contact:
Phone: +36 20 426 58 82
6.) Participants whose works are selected by the jury for the catalogue will receive a catalogue via post.
7.) First prize: HUF 100,000 + certification - Courtesy of the mayor of Baja
Second prize: HUF 80.000 + certification - Courtesy of Kedvenc crosswords magazine
Third prize: HUF 63,500 + certification - Courtesy of Magyar Vadászlap hunting magazine
+ 5 certification.
8.) The jury makes its decision on 2nd July, 2012.
The decision of jury is irreversible.
9.) The opening ceremony and prize distribution will be at 5 p.m. 13. July, 2012.
Address: Bácska Kulturpalota (Bacska Culture Hall) - Szentháromság square, Baja, 6500, Hungary.
10.) For the list and works of participants and for any other information visit: http://www.grafikuskelemen.hu/ .
11.) The organiser retains the right to use the cartoons freely.
12.) We do not send back the cartoons; we intend to make an exhibition from them.
We wish good work and successful participation to everyone.