38th International Humor Exhibition of Piracicaba/2011


38th International Humor Exhibition of Piracicaba/2011



The 38th International Humor Exhibition of Piracicaba 2011 will be held in accordance with the

following schedule: Applications: until July 20st, Art Selection: August 06th and 07th. Awards:

August 20st and 21nd. Opening: August 27th. Closing: October 16th.


Professional and amateur artists, Brazilians and foreigners can apply unpublished artworks that

were not awarded until the closing date for entries. The theme is free.

The works – all categories – can be sent by MAIL or ELECTRONIC MAIL (applications over the

Internet, in the format and 300 DPI JPGE, attached images at once).

The graphical technique is free. Digital copies, signed by author and indicated that it is print

number 01 and sculptures, with humorous content will also be accepted Maximum measures

allowed: paper – 42 x 30 centimeters (A3) (16,54 x 11,81 inches), sculptures – 42 centimeters or

16,54 inches (height) x 30 centimeters or 11,81 inches (depth) x 30 centimeters or 11,81 inches


Each artist may enter a maximum of 03 works per category. Cartoon (graphic humor with

universal themes and timeless), Charge (graphic humor journalistic themes nowadays),

Caricature (graphic humor that expresses the physical and / or personality character known),

Comic Strips (graphic art in sequence, with plot closed in a standard format, usually published in

newspaper columns) and Vanguard (only works focussing on the theme Food, proposed by the

organization). "As a feast to be eaten, the food issue is a subject of multiple approaches and

flavors. While some are filled with all kinds of food, others are still without the basics. The

exoticism of some dietary habits linked to cultural factors. The growth of obese population

around the world, and the concern to keep in shape. Fast food and the slow food. GM food …

Anyway, is it true that we are what we eat?" Along with the work entered the artist must attach

a completed registration form with letters legibly. It is also requested reduced curriculum and

photo, for registration in the database and search CEDHU.


38º Salão Internacional de Humor de Piracicaba/Secretaria Municipal da Ação Cultural

Av. Maurice Allain, 454 – Caixa Postal 12 – CEP 13.405-123 – Piracicaba – SP Brasil

E-mail Adresses

Cartoon Category: premiocartum@salaodehumor.piracicaba.sp.gov.br

Charge Category: premiocharge@salaodehumor.piracicaba.sp.gov.br

Caricature Category: premiocaricatura@salaodehumor.piracicaba.sp.gov.br

Comic Strips Category: premiotira@salaodehumor.piracicaba.sp.gov.br

Vanguard Category: premioalimentação@salodehumor.piracicaba.sp.gov.br


The Awards are a total of R$ 35,000.00 (thirty-five thousand reais), acquisitive Municipality of

Piracicaba, divided as follows:

a) Five (05) prizes of 1st place in the amount of R$ 5,000.00 (five thousand reais) each, divided

among the categories.

b) One (01) award of R$ 10,000.00 (ten thousand reais) called GRAND PRIZE INTERNATIONAL

HUMOR OF PIRACICABA chosen among the five winners of each category.

c) For the winner of Grand Prize of International Humor of Piracicaba and for the first place

winners of each category will be awarded trophies by cartoonist Zélio Alves Pinto.

It will be awarded a prize of R$ 3.131,11 (three thousand one hundred thirty-one reais and

eleven cents), exclusively for the caricature category, purchasing value from the City Council of

Piracicaba. Other awards and honors may be imposed at the discretion of the Organizing

Committee. There will be a Selection Jury and an Award Jury composed by people with

acknowledgeable talent in the area. If the Award Jury finds any type of fraud or plagiarism in

one or more registered works, the Jury may cancel the award. The result of the award may be

contested until a week after the opening of the Exhibition, with reasonable evidence of any

wrongdoing without the knowledge.


A simple application requires the artist to acceptance of these regulations. The artists selected

transfer automatically authorial rights of his artworks for reproductions and publications in any

media, without restriction, aiming to promote the event. The return of the artworks after the

closing of the exhibition is to be formally requested in the registration form. Otherwise the

artworks will ultimately belong to the collection of the Centro Nacional de Documentação,

Pesquisa e Divulgação do Humor Gráfico de Piracicaba, which will exercise the right of property,

as its interest.

The organization of the 38th International Exhibition Humor of Piracicaba is not responsible for

possible damages that may happen when the arts are sent or returned. Besides the completed

registration form legibly, the reverse of each artwork should bring the following information:

registration category, author’s name, artistic name, full address, telephone number, e-mail, CPF

and Identify Registration (ID) and bank data. Send also a résumé and a photo to cataloging on

the database and search of CEDHU. The authors transfer automatically Authorial Rights of his

artworks when awarded acquisitivetely (include mention), in accordance with the Law n° 9610,

February 19st, 1988 (Authorial Rights Law), therefore, universal and definitely in all use

modalities and gratuitous, the rights of the author, guaranteed by the mentioned law; referring

to the awarded artworks in the International Humor Exhibition of Piracicaba and now integrant

part of Municipal Public Property for the purposes of entitlements, in accordance with the

Municipal Law n° 2249, 1976, partially amended by the Municipal Law n° 2486, 1982 and

consolidated by the Municipal Law n° 5194, 2002.


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