Just a little mail to let you know that the rules for
17th edition of the Euro-kartoenale with th譥
'Sand, Pebble and
Gravel' are now available on our website www.ecc-kruishoutem.be.
We'd like to invite you to participate in the contest
spread the information among interested cartoonists you
might know. Last edition we had almost 1000 participants
out of 85 countries participating in our contest. .
We wish you a lot of creativity!
PR and Communication
European Cartoon Center Kruishoutem
1. Theme: Sand, Pebble and Gravel?
2. The number of entries is limited until 5. They shall
not have been exhibited or published before. Works must
be originals and any kind of graphical technique will be
accepted, including digital artwork if they are
originally signed and if the print is number one (manual
3. The works have to be sent to the following address:
EURO-KARTOENALE, WAREGEMSESTEENWEG 113,
B-9770 KRUISHOUTEM - BELGIUM
Our website will inform you if your works have arrived.
The list of participants will regularly be updated.
4. The drawings shall have the following dimensions: 210
x 297 mm (A4) - (8.268 x 11.693 inches). The works shall
not be provided by a passe-partout, neither be stuck on
to a larger paper.
The drawing must bear, on the reverse side,the surname,
forename and address of the participant.
The drawings shall not bear subtitles.
5. By virtue of their participation, the participants
authorize the organizers to publish some of their works
that they have received (in the catalogue and for the
promotion of the exhibition).
6. The following prizes are foreseen:
1st prize 1.600 + trophy ,2nd prize: 1.400 +
trophy ,3rd prize: 1.200 + trophy ,Prize of the
ECC: personal exhibition in the ECC, Prize of the EU:
750, Best Belgian Cartoon: 350
7. By participating the participant lends his works to
the organizers for exhibitions. The works received will
remain at the disposal of the organizers until
8. The entries will only be sent back by the organizers
on receiving a written request. The awarded works will
become the property of the organizers.
9. If after announcement of the prizes, it appears that
plagiarism has been committed, the jury can after
deliberation withdraw the prize.
10. DEADLINE : 2009 February 15
Exhibition: during the Eastern Weekend and each Sunday
from the 19th of April till the 21th of June 2009 ?
European Cartoon Center Kruishoutem.
Opening of the exhibition: Saturday 11th of April 2009.
-NOTE CONCERNING THE CATALOGUE
In order to receive the free catalogue, please attach
six (6)coupons "international reply" to cover
These coupons are available in your local post office.
-INFORMATION ABOUT THE THEME
The organisation wants to award a prize to cartoons
on the theme ?sand, pebble and gravel?
(industrial materials, extraction and application).
Cartoons on the theme beach, deserts,...
are not under consideration for a prize. You can find
some more information or inspiration on the site www.groupdecloedt.be