The first International Cartoon Festival on Safe & Optimal Consumption of natural gas/Alborz / Iran

The first International Cartoon Festival on Safe & Optimal Consumption of natural gas/Alborz / Iran / 2017

Safe and Optimal Consumption of Gas
“Consumption Optimization and observation the gas safety tips”

Conditions :
-Each participant can send maximum 6 works
-Sending (Name, family name, post address, Email address and Tel) of artists Just by word file is necessary
– Festival catalogue will be given to those artists whose works will be published (please apply extreme attention in writing your mailing address and contact information)
-Artworks must be A4 and A3 in size , 300 dpi by jpg format.
– The Artworks, published -and Awarded In Other Festivals Or Competitions, Are Not Accepted And They Will Be Rejected In The Judgment Stage.
-There is no limitation in the employed techniques
-Secretariat of the festival has the copyright of printing and exhibiting the received works
-Attending in the competition means the artists agree with all rules of the festival

First prize: 3.000.000 toman, Honorable mention & Trophy.
Second prize: 2.000.000 toman, Honorable mention & Trophy.
Third prize: 1.000.000 toman, Honorable mention & Trophy.
10Special Prize: 500.000 toman, Honorable mention & Trophy
3Special Prize of technical jury alborz gas: Honorable mention & Trophy


Address for sending artworks:

For more information, please send your questions to the following email address:

6. Sejong Uluslararasý Karikatür Yarýþmasý SICACO 2017, Güney Kore

6. Sejong Uluslararasý Karikatür Yarýþmasý SICACO 2017, Güney Kore

Ýki bölümde düzenleniyor: 
A) Konulu bölüm (Thema section): Baþarý/Galibiyet + Baþarýsýzlýk/Yenilgi (Success+Failure)
B) Serbest konulu bölüm (Free section): Futbol, vb. serbest konular (Soccer, etc).
2.Boyut: Eserler/çizimler 297 mm x 420 mm (A3) ölçülerinden küçük olmalýdýr (Kaðýt A3 olabilir).
3.Teknik / Sayý: Serbest. Ancak, iyi bir ödül için en az 3 orijinal eser yollanmasý isteniyor. Ayrýca poster, kartpostal, sergi katalogu veya albümünüz varsa, onlardan örnekler de ekleyebilirsiniz.
4.Her eserin arka yüzünde sanatçýnýn unvaný (Title: örneðin Mr/Bay, Ms/Bayan, Dr/Doktor gibi), adý soyadý (Name), yaþý (Age), adresi (Address), tel no (Telephone Number), elmek (e-mail) ve mesleði (Career: örneðin Cartoonist/Çizer, Student/Öðrenci, Worker/Ýþçi gibi) yazýlý olmalýdýr.
5.Ödüller: Büyük Ödül 3.000, Altýn Ödül 1.000, 2 adet Gümüþ Ödül 500, 4 adet Bronz Ödül 300 $. Ayrýca seçilen sanatçýlara ve genç çizerlere – öðrenciler bölümü kapsamýnda – özel ödüller veya mansiyonlar verilmektedir (300 ödül: Sertifika + Yarýþma albümü gönderiliyor).
6.Yarýþma sergisi Ekim 2017’de Sejong kent galerisinde açýlacaktýr.
7.Karikatürler geri verilmez, Kore müze ve galerilerinde sürekli sergilenir ve tanýtým amaçlý olarak kart, poster, albüm, gazete, dergi, kitap, site, kullanýlabilir.
8.Son katýlma: 31 Aðustos 2017
9.Yarýþma adresi:
Sejong Int’l Cartoon Institute 
450, Wolpyeongdong 
Daejeon, Seoul 35221
Korea (Kore Cumhuriyeti)
10.Yarýþma yöneticisi:
Prof. Dr. Cheong San Lim,
Sejong Uluslararasý Karikatür Enstitüsü Baþkaný
Tel: 82 (42) 487-5034
Ceptel: 82-10-5425-6115
E-mail: (tüm katýlan eserler).
5. SICACO 2016 kazanan eserler için bkz.
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The Caricature Contest will be held with collaboration of KalDer
Bursa Department and Anadolu Karikatürcüler Dernegi (Anatolian
Caricaturists Society) for the 4th time within the 15th Quality and
Success Symposium which is going to take place in Bursa
between 14th – 15th of April 2017.
Topic of the Contest: “NEW LIFE”
Explanation about the topic of the contest: Our world has been
changing and progressing from its existence point to our day.
Humanity took big steps for its own future, everything moved so
fast. Sustainability, economy, change, Industry 4.0, universal
values, environment, climate changes, rapidly consumed resources
in danger of extinction, nature friendly production systems, livable
future subjects are being approached in “NEW LIFE” theme.
Last date for application: 19 January 2017, Monday
The contest is receptive internationally for all amateur and
prfessional caricaturists.
Kindly submitted for your information, thank you for your attention.
Attachment 1: Specification
Attachment 2: Application Form
KalDer Bursa Department & Anatolian Caricaturists Society
Topic of the Contest:“NEW LIFE”
Explanation about the topic of the contest: Our world has been changing and progressing
from its existence point to our day. Humanity took big steps for its own future, everything
moved so fast. Sustainability, economy, change, Industry 4.0, universal values, environment,
climate changes, rapidly consumed resources in danger of extinction, nature friendly
production systems, livable future subjects are being approached in “NEW LIFE” theme.
Last date for application: 19 January 2017, Monday
The contest is receptive internationally for all amateur and prfessional caricaturists.
Application: Limited with three caricatures, may be e-mailed to in 300 dpi
jpg format.
The caricatures can be published, yet should not be awarded in another competition. The
caricatures will be published at social media account
between 21.01.2017 – 31.01.2017 for detection of plagiarism and resemblance. Objections will
not be considered after these dates.
Competing caricatures may be printed and used in KalDer organisations(posters, books,
albums, postcards, brochures, invitations, exhibitions, etc.) and published in internet
environment. One of the artworks may be used as the main visual of the 15th Quality and
Success Symposium which will be held in Bursa between 14th to 15th of April 2017. All
remaining publication rights belongs to the author. Competitors are considered to have an
agreement in these conditions.
1st Place 3.000 TL ve plaque
2nd Place 1.500 TL ve plaque
3rd Place 750 TL ve plaque
Three Honorable Mention Plaques
Anatolian Caricaturists Society Special Award (plaque)
Explanation: Reward money and plaques will be sent to respective winners in March 2017.
Reward money will be paid according to exchange rates of the date of payment in USD for
international artists.
Results will be announced at social media account on 06
February 2017, Monday.
Person in Charge of Organisation: Arzu Özel
E-mail Adress for the Works to be sent:
Contact Information:
Phone: +90224 241 60 10
KalDer Bursa Department (Türkiye Kalite Dernegi Bursa Department)
Fethiye Mah. Sanayi Cad. No:317/2 Nilüfer / Bursa / Turkey
Not: You can see compatition specifications at
KalDer Türkiye Kalite Dernegi Bursa Subesi
Fethiye Mah. Sanayi Cad. No:317 K:2 BURSA
Tel: +90224 241 60 10 Fax: +90224 241 58 70



X – MIKS 2017 „ Ancient Astronauts “


As part of the


3rd International Exhibition of Caricatures in Sisak


will be held the


 1st International Exhibition of Comics

1st International festival of Aphorisms

Debate on the theme „Ancient Astronauts – Krešimir Mišak

and other Artistic Performances.



The Organizer of the 3rd International Cartoon Exhibition Sisak – MIKS 2017 „Ancient Astronauts“ is  International Association of Cartoonists "MIKS“.

The Project Leader and the President of the Organizing Committee is a mr. Nenad Ostojić.



The Contest of International Cartoon Exhibition „MIKS“  is open to Everyone, Regardless Nationality, Age, Sex, or Profession.





The Truth is Around Us! Or maybe not? Do You Believe in Ancient Aliens, Angels or in Gods??

This Contest is dedicated to a Popular Theory about  Ancient Aliens!

What is the Origin of Human Race? Were we created by Gods or Ancient Aliens? Where did they come from? Why did they leave? Where did they go? What was their goal? Are Humans Aliens on planet Earth? What is the Secret of UFOs? Who built the Pyramids? Do Alien Civilisations exist? What would happen if we Contacted them?

The Cartoonists’ task is to create their work based on those Topics.

The task for the Portrait Cartoonists is to draw people who have created the theory of Ancient Astronauts (Aliens) or People who claimed there are Ancient Civilisations in the Universe, like Erich von Däniken, Carl Sagan, Giorgio A. Tsoukalos, Stephen Hawking, Nikola Tesla, Neil deGrasse Tyson, George Noory, David Hatcher Childress…



1.  Works must be originals and any kind of graphical technique will be     accepted, including digital artwork, sent by Internet, if  the prints are SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR and if they are indicated as PRINT NUMBER ONE, or a originalto this contest.

2.        Entries can be either black and white or coloured.

3.        There should be the name, the surname and the address on the reverse side of the cartoons.

4.        The Cartoons must not have bee previously awarded on festival.

5.        Maximum 5 entries will be submitted (per  topic).

6.        Size of entries is a A4 or A3 format (300 dpi).

7.          Each Cartoonist must fulfill the Application Form and send it with your work    (regular mail or e-mail)



Entry Deadline is the  01.06. 2017. (June 1, 2017.)



3rd International Cartoon Exibition Sisak  – X – MIKS 2017 „Ancient Astronauts“

Gradski muzej u Sisku,

Ulica kralja Tomislava 10,

44000 Sisak, HRVATSKA (Croatia)


Digital works can be sent to the e-mail address;




1. Grand Prix – 800 Euros,

2. Second Prize  –  500 Euros,

3. Third Prize  – 250 Euros,

MIKS 2017 awarded 7 Special Awards: 3 Awards  selects Jury of MIKS,  one choosing the Visitors, a Special Recognition Awarded to our Partners and promoters Fenamizah, Good Humor Party and Toon Mag.



The Exhibitons will be Staged in the Gallery of the City Mussem in Sisak,  29.06.2017. to 30.07.2017.



Only at Explicit Request will the Remaining (Original) Works be returned to the owners (at their expense).

Authors of the Works that qualfy to the Exhibition are Given a presentation  hard copy od the Exhibition Cataloque.

The Organizer reserves the right to reproduce the works sent to the MIKS 2017, as the advertising material, without being obliged to pay a fee to the author whose work may be used.

The Prize-Winning works become the Property of the Organizer.




Nenad Ostojić

Tel: +385/98-339-405





I.                    Nenad Ostojić (Croatia, Cartoonist)

II.                  Zoran Petrović (Germany, Artist, Cartoonist)

III.                Arifur Rahaman (Norway, Cartoonist, Editor)

IV.                Eduardo Baptistao (Brasil, Cartoonist)

V.                  Massoud Sojai Tabatabai (Iran, Cartoonist)

VI.                Krešimir Mišak  (Croatia, Journalist, Writer, Editor of TV shows; At the edge of science)

VII.        Marco De Angelis (Italy, Cartoonist)

VIII.      Darijana Gotal Sokolović (Croatia, Cartoonist)

IX.                 Roko Idžjotić (Croatia, Cartoonist)


Second international cartoon contest and exhibition Norway

Second international cartoon contest and exhibition, Norway
The Norwegian Cartoonist Gallery and tOOns MaG /Arifur Rahman invite you to participate in the international exhibition and contest “Freedom of Expression” 2017.

Requirements for participating: 
1. The cartoon have to be new, never published before.
2. The cartoon can be produced traditionally or digitally.
3. Participants may send maximum five works. In case of including text, it must be in English.
4. Cartoons with your C.V. , address (in doc. format) and a personal photo have to be sent to the following email address:
5. Deadline: 20th of March 2017
6. Size: A3, JPG format with 300 DPI.

Awards and prizes:
1st prize: NOK 3 000.
2nd prize: NOK 2 000.
3rd prize: NOK 1 000.
Nine cartoonists will receive Honorable Mention Award.

Jury and exhibition:
An international jury of eight members will make a selection of the submitted cartoons which are to be exhibited and published in The jury members will be considered as participants in the exhibition and represent their own countries.
Selected cartoons will be exhibited in Norway, Slovakia and in India so far and can be exhibited in some other countries. Cartoons can only be used for promotion purposes (Printing, Exhibition, Websites, Newspapers, Posters and Invitation cards).
We will publish the results of the contest on 15th of April 2017.
For further information, please visit

Kind regards
Arifur Rahman,                                                                      Vigdis Wolden,
Publisher, tOOns MaG                                      Curator, Norwegian Cartoonist Gallery

“Autószektor” Caricature Contest 2017

"Autószektor" Caricature Contest 2017

The Motorist Great-Coalition (H-1132 Budapest, Váci street 18.) invites all professional and amateur caricaturists to the „Autószektor Caricature Contest” with the following theme:

Mobility – from cars to bikes, public transport to space travel, from technical sports to having fun

1. All participants must be a natural person over 18.

2. The contest has 1 turn. Each competitor is allowed to participate in the competition with a maximum of 5 caricatures. Entries should not content any text and should be made in A4 format. File details: CYMK, JPG, good quality, the maximum size of the mail is 10 MB.

3. The registration form – attached to this contest invitation – must be sent back signed and scanned, together with the caricatures – to the (István Kelemen)

4. Deadline: 2017. January 31.

5. Awards:

I. 150 000 HUF

II. 100 000 HUF

III. 50 000 HUF

+ Everyone on the podium gets a diploma

6. By applying, the participants accept that any decision of the jury – in connection with this contest – is final and not appealable.

7. Announcement of results: 2017. 02. 28.

8. A digital catalogue will be made with the submitted caricatures.

9. By filling the registration form, the participant acknowledges that the Motorist Great-Coalition – referring to the competition – can use the submitted creations free, without the purpose of gaining financial benefits. Forms of use:

– Through mediums cooperating with the Motorist Great-Coalition (;;, etc. )

– In digital or printed catalogues

– In the free publication made for the partners of Motorist Great-Coalition, which will not be merchandised

– On exhibitions, or events supported by the Motorist Great-Coalition

– As decoration

Continuous information on theúra-Pályázat-1012579632220757/?fref=ts

If you have any question, contact us at (István Kelemen)!

We wish you good work and a successful participation!

István Knezsik



(To be held in 7th May 2017)

The Ministry of Culture in Egypt, in cooperation with Egyptian Caricature Association organize, The 4th International Cartoon Gathering.

Eligible Participants:
• Opened to all artists from all over the world above 18 years of age. 
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Technical Criteria:
· All artworks to be prepared at 300 dpi.
· Size A3 (297mmx420mm) in JPG format.
· Entries: Max. 5 cartoons.
· Submitted works can be in color or black and white , in any style or technique.
· Submitted works must not violate copyright laws.
· By virtue of submitting an entry, the entrant certifies the work as his own and permit the organizers have full right to reproduce all or a part of the entered material free of charge for publication and/or display in media related to the exhibition. 
· All artworks should be Away from sexuality or any other sexual suggestiveness.

• Send your cartoons and your CV (Name – Address – Phone number – Email address) via the following e-mail address: 

• Deadline: 10th March 2017

• A catalogue of the selected artworks will be printed, a copy of which will be sent  
to the selected cartoonists. 


For more details please visit:
Or contact us at:

The President of the Gathering:
Gomaa Farahat
The Coordinator of the Gathering:

6th International Olive Cartoons Contest Kyrenia 2017, Cyprus

6th International Olive Cartoons Contest Kyrenia 2017, Cyprus 

1- Themes: Olive, Olive and Time, Olive and History, Olive and Mythology, Olive and Technology, 

Olive and Cyprus, Olive and Life, Olive and Peace, Olive and Conflict, Olive and War, Olive and Health, 

Olive and Women, Olive and Men, Olive and Children, Olive Oil, Olive Branch, Olive Tree, Benefits of Olive, 

Olive and Olive Mill/Press, Banning of Uprooting, Burning and Cutting Down Olive Trees and so forth.

2- All Submissions must be in the form of cartoon. Any painting or illustrations will not be accepted and will be disqualified. 

Cartoons must be without words3- All submissions must be originals. Submission dimensions: A4 or A3.
4- For the exhibition and album, digital works can be sent to the following email address: 
Digital works are excluded from awards.Awards:                                                          :
1. Prize: 1,000 Euro + Gold Olive
2. Prize: 800 Euro + Silver Olive 
3. Prize: 600 Euro + Bronze Olive 
6 entrants: Special Prize (Bronze Olive)

Deadline:  April 30, 2017

Submission Address:                                 :
Kýbrýs Türk Karikatürcüler Derneði
6. Uluslararasý “Zeytin” Karikatürleri Yarýþmasý
Posta Kutusu: 87 (Post Code: 99000)
Lefkoþa – Kuzey Kýbrýs (Via Turkey)

Web Page:                                                      :
Steering Committee

3rd International Cartoon Contest and Graphic Humor, Noticartun Colombia 2016

3rd International Cartoon Contest and Graphic Humor, Noticartun Colombia 2016 


1) Open to all professional cartoonists in the world, preferably older (18 years).
Deadline: December 11, 2016
2) There will be 2 categories Humor and Cartoon graphic physiognomy 
A . Physiognomic cartoons ALBERTO URDANETA (no portrait).
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B. Graphic Humor: PEACE
3) AWARDS (tbc):
1, 2, 3 Position: Diploma Event for email + 3 Honorable Mentions
Graphic Humour
1, 2, 3 Position: Diploma Event for email + 3 Honorable Mentions
"Recognition Cartoon and Graphic Humor Noticartun Colombia"
In addition , a virtual catalog will be designed to house NEWS CARTOON COLOMBIA and ALBUM OF CARTOON COLOMBIAN .
4) Each participant can present in the event a maximum of 1 work subject but can only be awarded in a category and can participate with cartoons in black and white or color.
5) On the JURY:
Comprised of caricaturists and cartoonists renowned professional Argentina, Brazil and Colombia (Coming soon reveal their names).
They may participate with works but only by way of participation and not for awards (equal to the winners of the 2015 version Case) Winners 2014 have no problem participating and hope to award where appropriate. As they can not be considered for award works relatives or people who have work commitments currently. 
6) The cartoons will have a maximum size of 30 x 40 cms. JPG, 300 dpi
7) You can participate with cartoons that have already been published or rewarded previously. The selected works will be online so that if given case someone has a complaint about the originality of the work, the jury and Cartoon News Colombia, select a new job.
8) All drawings submitted must be made from original ideas, either analog (scanned) or digital, no photographs, scanned photocopies, photomontages, etc. will be accepted
9) Participants must send a brief CV in Word, contact details (name, e-mail, web or blog and country of origin of the participant) and a photograph or caricature with his works. 
10) Each author owns rights on their work and only authorizes NEWS CARTOON COLOMBIA to expose in this tribute online, without any financial compensation for the parties. Any problems with copyright will be assumed by the participant
11) NEWS CARTOON COLOMBIA reserves the right to display works that understands they can attempt against individual or collective rights.
12) Participation in the contest implies full and unreserved acceptance of these conditions.
13) The work must be sent to: 

Free theme in the 6th GIN Graphic Humor Contest 2016, Spain

Free theme in the 6th GIN Graphic Humor Contest 2016, Spain

6th GIN Graphic Humor Contest

The Gin Foundation and the Quevedo Institute of Humor of the FGUA convene the 6th GIN Graphic Humor Contest.
Deadline: December 18, 2016.
You can participate in the competition whoever wants it, both individually and jointly between screenwriter and draftsman.
The works presented must have a humorous intention. The theme is free.
The presentation will be in paper or digital. The work has to be publishable in paper: vignette, strip, comic page …
Maximum measurement: A4.
For digital format, it should be sent in JPG to 300 dpi.
Works are accepted in any of the official languages of Spain. Those that come from outside Spain and contain text, should be labeled in Spanish.
Each participant can submit a maximum of four proposals. All works submitted must be unpublished.
The deadline for delivery of works is December 18, 2016.
Original, reproductions and digital works are accepted.
The works that will not be returned, will be part of the fund of the Graphic Humor Documentation Center of the Quevedo Institute of Humor of the FGUA.
In the case of originals, the author who wishes may request a certificate of donation.
Submission of physical works:
GIN COMPETITION – Quevedo Institute of Humor (FGUA) Calle Nueva nº 4. 28801 Alcalá de Henares (Madrid)
Sending of digital works: electronic mail or WeTrasfer to the email
Along with the work, the following data must be specified:
Name and surname, telephone number, date of birth, full postal address and e-mail address.
The GIN Graphic Humor Contest consists of 3 prizes, which have the following economic endowment (raw):
1st prize: 600 euros
2nd prize: 400 euros
3rd prize: 200 euros
The winning works will be published on the websites and
The jury of the Graphic Humor Contest GIN will be chosen by the Quevedo Institute of Humor of the FGUA and by Humoristán. The jury reserves the right to declare any of the prizes void or to propose another nominative distribution. The decision of the jury will be made within 2 months after the deadline for submitting the papers. The verdict will be communicated to the winners and published on the websites and
Participation in this contest implies the acceptance of these bases. The organization reserves the right, if necessary, to introduce such modifications as it deems necessary for a better functioning of the contest. The organization is not responsible for the works submitted to the competition.
Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2016
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