Saturday, June 12, 2010

Cartoon Contest

A Cartoon Contest, with two themes related to New England history, culture and traditions

MAIN THEME:
Freedom, with all is posible meanings (political freedom, religious freedom, free speech, etc.)

COMPLEMENTARY THEME:
Personal caricature, dedicated to the late Massachusetts Senador Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy, one of the most relevant names of the U. S. political life of the last decades.

THE CARTOON CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS
1. All cartoonists, professional or not, are invited to take part in the contest, regardless of nationality or country of residence.
2. Participants will submit up to three cartoons in each theme, in jpg format with a 300 dpi resolution, using any technique, color or combination of colors.

3. The participating cartoons could not have been previously published or have won awards in any contest or event.
4. The deadline to submit works is June 30, 2010.
5. Participating cartoons will be emailed to the Festival official address.
6. Each participant will fill out an Entry Form with his/her name, home and electronic addresses, phone number and country of residence. Each participant will also submit a brief resume and head shot.
7. Participants whose works are chosen to be part of the Festival Salon exhibition will receive a catalogue with all selected cartoons by mail.
8. The jury will be made up by five prestigious cartoonists from the United States and other countries and their decisions cannot be appealed.
9. The Cartoon Contest results will be announced on the Festival Opening Gala, on Saturday, August 14, 2010.
10. The submission of the Entry Form implies that the participant accepts these Rules and Regulations, turns over all rights of his/her cartoons to BOSTOONS and authorizes the Festival organizers to publish them on the media and/or the Internet. The acceptance of these Rules and Regulations also conveys the turnover of the aforementioned rights to third parties without limitations. BOSTOONS has the right to exhibit, archive and publish those cartoons on the media and/or the Internet without limitations.
11. BOSTOONS reserves the right not to exhibit cartoons that may attempt against individual and/or collective rights.
12. Participation in this contest supposes the acceptance of these Rules and Regulations without reservations.
AWARDS

DEADLINE: 30. 06. 2010

Please submit your works to:
bostoons@bostoonsfestival.com

CARTOON CONTEST, MAIN THEME: FREEDOM
1. Grand Prix $5000.00
2. Second Prize $2500.00
3. Third Prize $1000.00

CARTOON CONTEST, COMPLEMENTARY THEME: TED KENNEDY
1. Personal Caricature Award $3000.00


Contact Details :
http://bostoonscartoonfestival.blogspot.com/

bostoons@gmail.com