The first “Kapok” International Cartoon Competition in 2023 Deadline: Jan. 31, 2024
Theme: World history and civilization, Free, World celebrity portrait caricatures
Cartoonists from all over the world are specially invited to pick up the brush and jointly spread world history and culture.
1. Competition name
The first “Kapok” International Cartoon Competition in 2023
2. Competition theme
(1) World history and civilization
(2) Free choice of topics
(3) World celebrity portrait caricatures
The organizer will organize outstanding works to be exhibited online on international professional comics websites, and hold offline touring exhibitions based on actual conditions.
4. Organizational Structure
Guangxi Artists Association
Cartoon Art Committee of Guangxi Artists Association
Deadline January 31, 2024
6. Work requirements
(1) There is no limit on the number of entries, whether they win awards or not, and the method of expression, especially those suitable for exhibitions and online publishing;
(2) The work must be independently created, and plagiarism or copying of other people’s works is not allowed to participate in the competition;
(3) Please send electronic files of entries to participate: firstname.lastname@example.org
Image format: JPEG format; maximum side length: 800-3000 pixels;
Saving quality: 10-12; resolution: 200-300dpi; file size: generally no more than 3M per image;
(4) Please attach the contestant’s name, country, address, email, phone number and other information.
7. Copyright Statement
The organizer has the following rights over the entries:
(1) Permanently displayed on international and domestic websites;
(2) A unified collection that can be published, exhibited or auctioned at any time;
(3) Publish in other media and publications;
(4) Other legal applications authorized by the organizer.
All participating authors are deemed to have acquiesced to the rules of this competition.
8. Review Committee, Planning
(1) The jury will invite internationally renowned cartoonists and art experts to form the jury
(2) Chief planner and chairman of the jury: Huang Qigong (director of the Cartoon Art Committee of Guangxi Artists Association and international cartoonist)
(3) The organizer will announce the list of judges according to the progress of the competition.
9. Award setting
Gold Award (1 person): electronic award certificate + PDF album
Silver Award (2 people): electronic award certificate + PDF album
Bronze Award (3 people): electronic award certificate + PDF album
Excellence Award (20 people): electronic award certificate + PDF album
Selected (about 100 people): electronic award certificate + PDF album
(The organizer will adjust the award content according to the progress of the competition)
10. Media support
Free Comics Alliance website ( www.fcw.cn )
Iranian Comics Network
Syrian Comics Network
Organizing Committee of the First “Kapok” International Cartoon Competition in 2023
September 18, 2023