The Association of Caricaturists of Armenia and the Union of Artists of Armenia
with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia
announce and organize in Yerevan, Armenia,
the First International Graphic Humour Festival "The Sunny Dragon",
dated for completion of the actions devoted to the 500th Anniversary of Armenian Printing.
The themes of the Festival are: a/ Books & Press; b/ Free.
The 1st Prize "Golden Sunny Dragon"
The 2nd Prize "Silver Sunny Dragon"
The 3rd Prize "Bronze Sunny Dragon"
The Special Prizes:
The Prize of the Ministry of Culture of RA "500th Anniversary of Armenian Printing"
The Prize of the Association of Caricaturists of Armenia
The Prize of the Union of Artists of Armenia
1. The Festival is open to adult cartoonists, illustrators and graphic artists from all over the world.
2. The quantity of works for each author is not limited (cartoons, caricatures, strips, comics, etc.).
3. The works, in digital format, can be sent by e-mail to the addresses:
together with the digital entry form with the information about the author. The works, in any technique, black/white or colour, must be saved in high quality JPG, TIFF, PNG or PDF formats, in 300 dpi resolution for A4 size, and should not exceed 5MB for each file. Files larger will not be accepted.
4. The deadline for submissions is MARCH 22, 2013.
5. The works will be exhibited at the House of Artist of Armenia (16 Abovyan Str., Yerevan, Armenia) and may be exhibited at museums, galleries and exhibition halls in Yerevan or in other settlements in Armenia as well, at the discretion of the organizers.
6. Works awarded at other events can take part in our Festival with stating where and when they were awarded.
7. The results of the voting will be given directly to all the participating artists by email and published on the facebook page http://www.facebook.com/pages/Armenian-association-of-caricaturists/ within April 2013.
8. The opening ceremony will have place on April 1 and the prizes distribution, on April 7, 2013, at the House of Artist of Armenia. The exhibition will remain opened until April 7, 2013.
9. The participation in the Festival implies the complete acceptance of all the conditions and rules from the author.
Timetable of The Sunny Dragon 2013
Theme: a/ Books & Press; b/ Free
Deadline for application and entries: March 22, 2013
Opening: April 1, 2013
Exhibition: April 1-7, 2013