The International Festival Of Cartoon And Humorous Literature 2016, Suceava, Romania

The International Festival Of Cartoon And Humorous Literature..
The 26nd edition, 2016..
The 26nd edition of „ Gura Humorului”, the International Festival of Cartoon and Humorous Literature will be held between 8th and 10th of July, 2016.

1. The Edition theme: A Mouthful of Humour.
2. Original works are accepted, in digital format, created after January, 1st, 2015, which were not published and submitted or awarded prizes  to other competitions.
3. Two (2) is the number of papers accepted.
4. The works will be submitted by June, 25th, 2016 NEW DEADLINE: August 25, 2016 (posting date) on the following addresses: email:  or postal address:
Muzeul Obiceiurilor Populare din Bucovina,
Piata Republicii, nr. 2,
725300 - Gura Humorului, judetul
Suceava, România.

5. Technical requirements:
    - Papers sent by e-mail: minimum1600 x 1200 pixels, JPG format
    - Papers sent by regular postal mail: format A3
    - The technique used for the works will be at the free choice of the artist
6. The works are not to be returned. They will be added to the patrimony of the  „ Gura Humorului” Festival and the organizers are entitled to use them later as edited materials with the name of their author on them.
7. The participants are required the following documents enclosed with their works: the completed entry form attached, a brief CV and a personal photography/cartoon self portrait of minum 6x9cm ( on paper) or 710x1065pix. (digital format).
8. The prizewinners will be notified by July, 6th, 2016 to be present for the Awards Festivity held on Sunday, July, 10th, 2016.
9. Transport expenses, accomodation and meals are the responsibility of the participant or the organization/ institution he/she is part of. The organizers will be notified in due time to make the necessary reservations
10. The prizes to be awarded:
1st Prize :       EUR 500
2nd Prize :      EUR 300
3rd Prize         EUR 200
The "George Gavrilean" Prize for the debutantes in Bucovina   -   EUR 200
11.  The jury are the ones who decide upon awarding or not awarding or re-allocating the prizes. In addition, the jury will decide upon the works or the authors to be rewarded by sponsors, associations, mass-media, institutions, commercial societies or private persons, with their consent.
12. There will be no participation fees.
Further information:
The Bureau of Press Relations of „ Gura Humorului” Festival
• Professor Elvira Romaniuc - Folk Customs Museum in Bucovina ( Muzeul Obiceiurilor Populare din Bucovina )
Telephone:   00 40 740 926 479
• Professor Constantin Logigan – cultural counselor
Telepfone : 00 40 742 925 259

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