18th International Competition For Artists of Satrical Cartoons Concerning The World of Wine, Udine, Italy

1. Group: Artists From 18 To 35 Years Old
2. Group: Artist Older Than 36 Years

Art.1 Aim of the competition 
Movimento Turismo del Vino Friuli Venezia Giulia, in collaboration with Ottagono magazine, hereby announces a public competition named “Spirito di Vino” - “Spirit of Wine” for prizes to be awarded to artists of satirical cartoons concerning the world and culture of wine. 

Art.2 Eligibility 
The participants to the competition will be divided into 2 groups. The first will be made of Italian and non-Italian artists 18 to 35 years old (age during the year 2017). The second group will be made of Italian and non-Italian artists older than 36 years. 

Art.3 Terms and procedures for delivery of artwork 
During the period from 28th May to 28th August 2017, artists should send, at their own expense and with appropriate protection, their artwork to the following address

Movimento Turismo del Vino 
Friuli Venezia Giulia Via del Partidor, 
7 - 33100 Udine- Italy 

Artists can also e-mail their works by 28th August 2017 at spiritodivino@mtvfriulivg.it
The artworks arrived after the above deadline will be excluded from the competition. 

Art. 4 Specifications for artwork 
Cartoons should not exceed the dimensions of 30x40 cm in vertical (maximum three cartoons). The artwork can be in black and white or colour and can be drawn using any technique. 

Art. 5 Composition of the jury 
Movimento Turismo del Vino will appoint a judging committee, including leading figures from the world of satire and journalism. The judgement of the committee shall be final and irrevocable. 

Organisation and prizes The jury will evaluate the works and will select the 30 finalists authors, belonging to both sections. During the Friuli DOC festival, the jury will nominate the first 3 artists in the rankings of both groups will be awarded a selection of fine wines from Friuli. The prize-winning works shall be the property of Movimento Turismo del Vino FVG. 

The prizes: 
For each of the two groups, the prizes will be the following: 
1st prize – 75 bottles; 
2nd prize – 50 bottles; 
3rd prize – 25 bottles 
Movimento Turismo del Vino does not guarantee delivery abroad. 

Art.7 Liability 
The artists hereby hold all liabilities regarding the content and authenticity of the works presented and hereby authorize the organisers to publish and exhibit their works without any further notice. The authors of the works shall grant Movimento Turismo del Vino Friuli Venezia Giulia the free of charge publication and sole rights of the images. The artworks will not be given back to the artists. Otherwise, the works shall be considered as donated to Movimento Turismo del Vino Friuli Venezia Giulia. The artists shall, however, retain the artworks copyright with regard to third parties who, upon authorisation, may apply to re- use the works. The competing artists hereby agree to the processing and communication of their personal details in the context of, and for the aims of, the competition. 

Art.8 Acceptance of the regulations of the notice of competition 
The participation to the competition implies the complete and unconditional acceptance of these regulations. Data submitted will betreated in full compliance with the provisions of Law 196/2003 (privacy).