38th International Humor Exhibition of Piracicaba/2011
1 – DATES
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.
2 – PARTICIPATION
Professional and amateur artists, Brazilians and foreigners can apply unpublished artworks that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
Cartoon Category: email@example.com
Charge Category: firstname.lastname@example.org
Caricature Category: email@example.com
Comic Strips Category: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vanguard Category: premioalimentação@salodehumor.piracicaba.sp.gov.br
3 – AWARDS
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.
4 – ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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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