Die Vereinigung der Sardinier in Italien schreibt einen internationalen Wettbewerb "Grafik, Satire und Humor" aus. Anlass ist das 150. Jubiläum der Einheit Italiens. Einsendeschluss ist der 30. April 2010. Es folgt das Reglement der Veranstalter.
The Federation Association of Sardinians in Italy invites all the cartoonists in the world to participate in the special edition of the contest “Graphics, satire, and humor” created to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Unity of Italy.
The moderation and financing of this contest comes from the Self-Governing Region of Sardinia, also from the patronage of the Governing Body of the Region of Lazio, the Region of Piemonte, the Region of Sardinia, and the City of Florence.
The FASI, Federazione Associazioni Sarde in Italia, is announcing the contest “Fratelli D’Italia” of 2011 to celebrate the proclamation of the kingdom of Italy.
The contest is financed by the Regione Autonoma della Sardegna, and benefits from the sponsorship of the Consiglio della Regione Lazio, Regione Piemonte, Regione Sardegna, and of the Comune di Firenze.
1. The contest is open to all cartoonists, illustrators, and graphic designers around the world. You are also allowed to participate without competing. Such requests exempt the author from winning a prize, but makes it possible to still publish and/or display the author’s work.
2. Theme: Fratelli d’Italia
From the kingdom of Sardegna to the kingdom of Italy. From the Italian republic to the European Union. From Europe to the United Nations. Independence and globalization. One hundred and fifty years of events, action, heroes and influential people either in Italy or the European Union.
In the age of globalization try to express:
- The capacity to evoke concepts of unity and national identity, independence, liberty, and the state. Philosophers, politicians, and poets of the Italian rebirth (Risorgimento Italiano) and to retell the most important moments and the influential people that characterize the first 150 years of Italian history.
- The current condition of democracy, humanitarian works, and peace.
- The future of the state, of the state in times of globalization and fortunes of the current ideals of the ‘900 [sic]
The contest is divided into three categories:
A. Sardegna. This is dedicated to the artists that with any graphic technique, satire, caricature, or cartoon strip that brings to mind the actions and the Sards that, originating from the kingdom of Sardegna, were creators of the kingdom of Italy and of the Italian Republic.
B. Lithography, Illustrations, web art, computer art
D. Caricature and Satire
It is permitted to submit an entry for each of the four categories.
4. The prizes
Prize “Sardegna”: 1st prize € 5.000 2 nd prize € 1.500
Prize “Lithography, Illustrations, Web art” 1st prize € 5 ,000 2nd prize € 1.500
Prize “Caricature and Satire” 1st prize € 5,000 2nd prize € 1.500
The prizes are offered by:
- Presidenza Consiglio della Regione Autonoma della Sardegna
- Presidenza Consiglio della Regione Lazio
- Presidenza della Regione Toscana
- Presidenza Consiglio della Regione Piemonte
Prize “Black Sheep” € 3.000 from the Comune di Burgos
Prize “Inside the history” € 1.000 from the Fondazione Giuseppe Siotto, Cagliari
Prize “The see us like this” € 1.500 from the ACLI Sardegna
There will be 10 “Special Mention”
Other special prizes may be offered from various institutional sponsors, private interests, associations, newspapers and agencies.
A maximum of three works for each section may be submitted with any technique and any supported paper or canvas of the same dimension. The submitted works must be originals, and must arrive with the application form and the biography of the author. Each work must be signed and must have on the back the following information: the title of the work, the author’s name, last name, address, phone number, and email address. The author must indicate on each work into which section it is to be entered.
The entries must be mailed (postage paid by the sender) without frames or glass to the following address:
FASI – Casella Postale 18260 Ufficio Postale 018 Via Cavour, 71/A – 50129 Firenze.
Photocopies or photographs will not be accepted.
30th of April, 2010 (based on the postmark)
UNI A4 (21 x 29,7 cm) otherwise UNI A3 (29,7 x 42 cm)
The works can be created even with digital techniques as long as they can be printed in high quality, the signature must be by hand, and come with a CD that contains the digital file of the work in the format TIFF with the resolution of 300 dpi.
The acceptance of the works, the selection, and the assigning of the prizes are completely up to the jury nominated by the FASI.
The jury is composed of:
Gavino Sanna, President
Giovanni Sorcinelli “ Giòx”
Bruno Culeddu: Secretary without the ability to vote.
The decisions of the jury are non debatable or up for appeal.
The results of the jury will be given directly to the winning artists and published on the website of the Burgosatira and of the FASI.
In 2011 (the anniversary of the Proclamation of the Unity of Italy), dates listed below, the works will be exhibited in Torino, Firenze, Roma, and Cagliari. The works will be consigned to the Museum of the Satire of Burgos, for a permanent exhibit. From Burgos will begin a touring exhibit throughout the various communities of Sardegna and all of Italy. This touring exhibit will also go abroad and be under the care of ACLI Sardegna and move throughout the Sardinian club worldwide.
The inauguration ceremony and the awards ceremony will be held in Torino, which was the original capital of Italy.
Torino: March/April 2011
Firenze: April/May 2011
Rome: May/June 2011
Cagliari: June/July 2011
Burgos: July/August 2011
All the authors selected for the catalogue will receive a free copy of said catalogue.
12. Ownership and rights
The Organization reserves all rights to reproduce and distribute the works in any form and to organize exhibitions with selected works in any location in Italy or abroad, citing the author, without any payment. All the works submitted will not be returned and will remain the property of the Comune of Burgos where they will be exhibited and cared for by the Mostra della Satira.
The participation in the contest implies that complete acceptance from the part of the author to all the conditions and rules herein stated and implied.
All the works must be sent to the following address:
Ufficio Postale 018
Via Cavour, 71/A
Casella postale 18260
50129 Firenze, Italia
PARTNER: FANO FUNNY
For further information
Tel: 39055 240549
Tel/Fax: 39055 2242006
This document must be filled out using all capital letters and attached to the submitted work.
If the submitting entity is not one person, but a group, each member of the group must complete an application and submit them all together.
Name and Last Name
Date and Place of Birth
Address of residence (street, number, zip, city, state/province)
Please attach biographical and bibliographical data in order to have it published alongside the submitted work in the catalogue.
According to the law ex. Art. 13D.Lgs.196/2003
Personal data will be handled by FASI Ufficio Postale 018 Via Cavour, 71/A Casella Postale 18260 – 50129 Florence, Italy
They are permitted exercise the right of which are written in Art.7 D.Lgl 196/2003
The personal data with be handled only with regard to the contest and it’s purposes and will not be offered to outside parties.
I the undersigned declare that the above information is true and I authorise FASI, Federazione Associazioni Sarde in Italia, with the handling of my personal data according to the law 675/96.
Declare below which sections you are wishing to enter, along with the number of entries and the precise title of each work.
Section “Sardegna” Number of works________
Section “Lithography - . Lithography, Illustrations, web art, computer art” Number of works __________
Section “Caricature and Satire” Number of works_______
I the undersigned, assume all responsibilities under both civil and criminal law, that the works named above are my intellectual property and with my own free will I assume all liability.
I declare in good conscience, to accept and follow the conditions and rules set forth by the Contest and the exhibitions.
Date Signature of the artist