RULES 12th SALÃO DE HUMOR MEDPLAN E HUMANA SAÚDE
1 – REGISTRATION: AUGUST 15, 2020, TO OCTOBER 15, 2020
The 12th Salão de Humor Medplan e Humana Saúde is open to all graphic artists, whatever their talents, technique, or nation. Entries can be of any category, and each artist can compete in multiple categories. Categories are: Cartoon; Caricature; and Comic Strip/Comic book (the comic book must be a single-page story, and the comic strip may contain a maximum of 5 strips in a single page). Each entrant may submit a maximum of 5 (five) works total. The entry format must be 30 x 40cm and a maximum of 3 mb file size. Registration is free and online at salaodehumor.com. The artist will send his works through the registration form, through the link “Register”. The Salão de Humor will open on Nov 28, with all winners announced.
2 – THEME
The 12th Salão de Humor Medplan e Humana Saúde’s theme is FREEDOM.
3 – JUDGING AND WINNERS SELECTION
A juror will select the winners between October 15 and October 23, 2020.
4 – PRIZES
Cartoon Winner: R$ 5,000 (five thousand reais).
Runner-up: R$ 3,000 (three thousand reais).
Medplan Caricature Prize (open theme): R$ 2,000 (two thousand reais).
Medplan Comics Prize (open theme): R$ 2,000 (two thousand reais).
Internet Prize: R$2,000 (two thousand reais). Public online voting will decide the winner. Voting goes from Oct 28 to Nov 06, 2020, at: salaodehumor.com
5 – TRAVELING EXHIBITION
Selected artworks will join our 12th Salão de Humor Medplan e Humana Saúde traveling exhibition. Selected artists (copyright holders) automatically grant the 12th Salão de Humor Medplan e Humana Saúde unlimited non-exclusive use of the selected artwork for activities in all media, including social media, online and print, concerning the contest, the exhibition, the yearbook, the public archive, and all promotional and educational activities for and under the auspices of the 12th Salão de Humor Medplan e Humana Saúde, without any remuneration being due.
6 – DISQUALIFICATION
6.1 – Your artwork must be your own original artwork and not a copy of anyone else’s copyrighted material (If your image infringes upon another’s copyright it will be disqualified).
6.2 – Your submitted artwork mustn’t have won other contest awards or any other prize.
6.3 – All Medplan e Humana Saúde workforce and their relatives are not allowed to participate in this contest, nor any member of the organization of this event.
6.4 – Plagiarism, infringement of the rights of others, or other violations of the Contest rules will result in disqualification, even if the artwork has already been awarded (in which case the jury will cancel the prize).
§ 1º – By registering you automatically agree upon all terms and rules. For more information: +55 (86) 99975 2514.
§ 2º – The results may be contested in four days after the event opening, with proof of any irregularities that the jury may not have known of.
Kids age 06 to 12 are allowed to participate in our kids’ contest, Salãozinho. The theme for this year’s competition is “INDOOR GAMES AND ACTIVITIES”. You can submit up to two artworks in a 30x40cm format. Every technique and style is allowed in any category (cartoon, caricature, comic strips). The artwork must be submitted in a digital format at salaodehumor.com between August 15, 2020, and October 15, 2020. The winner will receive a cash prize of R$ 600 (six hundred reais) and the runner-up R$ 400 (four hundred reais).
8 – DATES AND DEADLINES
REGISTRATION: AUG/15 TO OCT/15, 2020.
WORK SELECTION: OCT/15 TO OCT/18, 2020.
JUDGING AND PRIZE WINNERS: OCT/19 TO OCT/23, 2020.
ONLINE VOTING FOR INTERNET PRIZE: OCT/28 TO NOV/06, 2020.
CATALOG AND CALENDAR PREPARATION: OCT/23 TO NOV/06, 2020.
PRINTING AND FRAMING FOR THE EXPOSITION: OCT/23 TO NOV/28, 2020.
GRAND OPENING: NOV/28, 2020.