Monday, January 11, 2010
In the past 6 month we received some 800 caricatures drawn by artists, from over 50 countries. Due to the fact that very few drawings could have being classified as caricature and be differentiated from the cartoons, the judging committee decided to judge all the art works in one section.The amount of medals is the same as promised for the 2 sections. One gold medal, two silver,f our bronze and five honorable, all together 12 medals.
The winning artwork grant its artist with a 500$ first prize bonus.
The winning caricature artwork are:
1-Gold Medal and 500$ bonus- Angel Boligan-Mexico Title-The Time
2-Silver Medal- Boris Erenburg-Israel Title- Donation
3-Silver Medal- Milenko Kosanovic-Serbia No Title
4-Bronze Medal- Rene Bouschet-France Title- Sweet Extraction
5-Bronze Medal- Rumen Dragostinov-Bulgaria No Title
6-Bronze Medal- Natalia Varchenko-Russia No Title
7-Bronze Medal- Axinte Doru-Romania No Title
8-Honorable Medal- Seyran Caferli-Azerbaijan No Title
9-Honorable Medal- Lou Peidong-China Title-Assemble
10-Honorable Medal-Sun Shen Ying-China Title-Encouragment
11-Honorable Mentioned-Mahesh Nambiar-India Title-Dentist in his duty
12-Honorable Medal-Goran Celicanin-Serbia No Title
The members of the judging committee are:
Dr. Gilad Fiskus-Chairman of Quality dentist, and initiator of the competition
Ms. Galit Gaon- Director and chief curator of The Israeli Cartoon Museum.
Mr. Michel Kichka- Chairman of the Israeli Caricature Organization.
Ms. Maya Dvash-Editor in chief, the Israeli Cartoon Museum
Ms. Galit Oz- Producer manager, the Israeli Cartoon Museum
Mr. Liav Tzabri-Caricature and comics' artist
Mr. Aviho Egozi- Caricature expert
The exhibition will be displayed at the Museum's web site- www.cartoon.org.il
In March 2010 the city of Holon will host an exhibition of the 45 top caricatures in an outdoors exhibition.
Monday, August 10, 2009
I am glad to announce that the caricature\cartoon competition–" MY COMIC DENTIST" accelerated to an unexpected amazing point. Besides receiving so far over 500 entries from almost 50 countries, here are the latest news:
1-The Israeli Cartoon museum in Holon joined hands with me in hosting and developing this contest\exhibition. The museum's website will host and display the exhibition in November once the new exclusive site is reconstructed.
The website is- http://cartoonmuseum.org.il/dentist_cartoon_exhibition.asp
2-The city of Holon will host the winning artworks and some dozens of chosen cartoon\caricature from the competition, in a street displayed exhibition, in a very big format show. The exhibition is planned to be displayed between March-May 2010.
3-The judging committee, which includes Dr. Gilad Fiskus- chairman, the Director and Chief Curator of the Israeli Cartoon museum Ms. Galit Gaon and esteemed members of the Israeli cartoonist association, will meet and choose the prizewinning works on October 2009.
4-There is a good chance that we will manage to publish a catalogue for this exhibition, but it is still negotiated with some sponsors.
5-Do to all these improvements the judging committee extended the deadline for handing in the art works by two month, meaning the new last date is OCTOBER 10 2009.
Tuesday, June 9, 2009
Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Condition of entry
1-The contest is open to all.It is permitted to pass the contest entry
form,to friends or clubs amauters as well as professional.
2-Each individual entrant can send a maximum of 6 caricatures/cartoons.
3-The artist's name address and e-mail should be written
on each entry drawing, beside the title of the caricature/cartoon.
4-There is no fee for entry.
5-The contest is divided into two section.A caricature section and a cartoon section.
5-One 500$ prize will be granted to the best caricature/cartoon drawing, winning the contest.
Each entrant will receive a prestige participant certificate,and 12 medals will be
send to the best works,6 for each section.2 gold,2silver,4 bronze and 4 honorable medals.
6-The caricatures/cartoon drawings could be black and white or color.
7-The object of the contest is to convey a dental scene-funny,scary,dramatic etc.
The relation between the dentist and his patient,as well as facial expressions,body
movement and dynamic positions,are all important.
8-All correspondences including the caricatures/cartoons in a jpg format, should be e-mailed to
9-All entries should reach the above e-mail no later than October 10th 2009.
10-Submission of entry implies acceptance of these conditions.