miercuri, 22 august 2012

17° Mercosur International Cartoon Contest Diógenes Tabord, Argentina


17° Mercosur International Cartoon Contest Diógenes Taborda VOLPE STESSENS CULTURAL FOUNDATION


The Cartoon contest is open to professional and amateur cartoonists and illustrators sending 1 to 3 works with the theme TANGO.


1 - Dates:
Art Selection: September 15th
Opening: September 21th, 19 hs.
Awards: October 12th, 19 hs.

2 - Categories: Cartoon (graphic humor) , Comic Strips/Comic Stories (graphic art in sequence.

Caution: for comic stpries will be accepted with a maximum of 03 pages), Caricature (graphic humor that expresses the physical and/or personality character known), illustration + Special Prize to the artwork most voted by the public.

3 - Theme: TANGO

4 - Requirements:

The graphicl tehnique is free. The entry form or a word document with the artist name, address, telephone,
e-mail, website and a small biography. Each artist may enter with a maximum of 03 works
per category in a size that no exceed 30x40 cm., digitalized in 300 DPI in RGB or CMYK and in JPG format. The works should be sent by e-mail to this e-mail addresses: volpestessens@gmail.com – diogenestaborda@gmail.com

5 - Prizes:

The Big Prize Diogenes Taborda 2012 will win a personal exhibition exclusive about him the Night of the Museums of Buenos Aires 2012 (the most popular day of the argentinean museums) and a colective exhibition the other 4 awarded artists in the 4 categories during the next year to be realized in the Cartoon Museum Diogenes Taborda, el día de la historieta. Also will be edited a postcard in 10x15 cm with 4 colors. 1.000 copies and a diploma will be sent to the awarded artists.

6 - Jury:

- Marcelo Oliveri, Director Buenos Aires Academy of Lunfardo.
- Enrique Espina, President of the Center of Gardel studies.
- Horacio Torres, Director of the Museum House Carlos Gardel.
- Romulo Berruti, Journalist specialized in theatre, cinema and Tango; also a cartoon lover.
- Ana Von Rebeur, President of FECO Argentina, cartoonist for many places and writer of more than30 books.
- Corne (Santiago Cornejo), Director of the Cartoon magazine “Catrasca” and cartoonist publishing in magazines like MAD Germany, Nebelspalter, etc.
- Jorge Volpe Stessens, Director of the Cartoon Museum Diógenes Taborda.

7 - Additional information: A simple application requires the artist to acceptance of these regulations.

The artists selected tranfer automatically authorial rights of his artworks for reproductions in any media,without restriction, aiming to promote the event; and allows to the Cartoon Museum Diógenes Tabordato use this artwork in any other exhibitions.  

Cartoon Museum Diogenes Taborda
Fundación Cultural Volpe Stessens
Jorge Omar Volpe Stessens
Website: www.museotaborda.org

duminică, 12 august 2012


Concursul este deschis tuturor caricaturiştilor.

Număr maxim de lucrări: 5

Lucrările vor fi originale iar pe verso vor purta coordonatele autorilor (adresa, numărul de telefon şi adresa de e-mail la care pot fi contactaţi) şi vor fi insoţite de o scurtã biografie şi poza  autorului.

Dimensiuni: A4 (210x297) – A3 (297x420).
Tehnica de realizare a lucrărilor este liberă.

Data limită de trimitere a lucrărilor : 1 septembrie 2012

Premii : MARELE PREMIU            1500 EURO
              PREMIUL    I                   1000 EURO
              PREMIUL   II                     800 EURO
              PREMIUL  III                     500 EURO
              3 PREMII SPECIALE    3 x 300 EURO

Vernisarea expoziţiei şi decernarea premiilor: 29 septembrie 2012

Catalog: va cuprinde o selecţie a celor mai valoroase lucrări din concurs. Caricaturiştii care vor avea lucrări reproduse în catalog vor primi gratuit câte un exemplar.

Lucrările nu se returneazã, ele urmând a intra în patrimoniul Centrului Judeţean pentru Conservarea şi Promovarea Culturii Tradiţionale Brăila.

Desenele vor fi trimise pe adresa:
Centrul Judeţean pentru Conservarea şi Promovarea Culturii Tradiţionale Brăila
Piaţa Traian 2
810153, Brăila 

Contact: tel/fax: +40.239.614.710

joi, 9 august 2012

Cartoonale Brugge, Belgium

1. Theme: Crime and Punishment

2. Maximum number of entries per participant: 3
The works must be original, not previously published and all graphic techniques are allowed.

3. Entries must be sent to:
Cartoonale Brugge
Burg 12
8000 Brugge
it is recommended to put the cartoons in a sealed envelope bearing the words “NIET PLOOIEN – DO NOT FOLD” or to mail a download link to cartoonale@brugge.be (minimum 300 dpi)

4. The maximum paper size of the drawings is A3 (297 mm x 420 mm), the registration form must be attached to the back of each cartoon. If the cartoons are sent by e-mail, the registration form (or the required information) must be attached to the e-mail.

5. By entering the contest, each participant gives the City of Bruges the permission to publish the submitted works and to use them to make publicity for Cartoonale Bruges and for the City of Bruges.

6. Prizes:
First prize: 1,500 Euro
Second prize: 1,000 Euro
Third prize: 500 Euro

7. The three prize-winning cartoons will become property of the City of Bruges.

8. Works that have to be returned will be sent by post. Cartoons returned will be handled with care, but the City of Bruges cannot take responsibility for any loss or damage caused by the postal service.

9. By sending in one or more cartoons, each entrant agrees to abide by the contest rules.

10. Deadline: 16 November 2012

11. The exhibition of the selected works will take place from 13 till and including 27 January 2013 in the Jan Garemijn Hall in the Halles, Markt 7, 8000 Brugge. The exhibition is open every day from 10 am till 5 pm and entrance is free. Prize-giving ceremony: Saturday 12 January 2013 at 7 pm.

12. Any disputes will be settled by the organizational committee.

The entry form must be completed, see the follow: