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Fumetto Comic Festival Lucerne 2019 - International Comic contest
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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: The Fumetto Comic Festival Lucerne is an Comic Contest recently opened for entries in its 2019 edition, that every year gives comic creators the opportunity to compare their work, present it to a broader public and to exchange views with others.
Each year, Fumetto Comic Festival Lucerne holds this Comic Contest to give comic creators the opportunity to compare their work, present it to a broader public and to exchange views with others.
The theme of this year's competition is "Bike".
Bike - We love our bike, cycle or two-wheeler. No matter what you call it, biking is the best way to get around: fast and flexible! We enjoy whizzing away feeling the wind in our faces - full of energy but emission-free. How do you think about that? Are you located in a bike paradise or fighting your way through the urban jungle, headed to Kilimanjaro or just to the next bakery - draw us your bike story!
There are three categories:
• 18 years or older
• 13 to 17 years
• up to 12 years of age
• Application: Register under the application form, wait for an e-mail which provides your user number, print e-mail and enclose it in you application.
• Format: A4 or A3 (other formats enclose application will be disqualified)
• Form: Only comics (stories in picture form), no entries via e-mail, only by post-service.
• Number of pages: you can send maximum 4 pages (only 1 comic story).
• Labeling: Name, address, telephone number, e-mail, user number, date of birth and paging on the back of each page.
• Packaging: sturdy envelope, no rolls.
• Return postage: For Swiss residents only: stamps or money in the value of the stamps needed. Foreigners: 15 Euro. If the return postage is not enclosed or not sufficient the works will not be sent back but kept for one year.
Confirmation of participation will be sent by the end of January 2018. The works will be returned by the end of August 2018.
The Jury comprises artists, comic specialists (college instructors and publishers), journalists, and prominent art personalities.
The 14 to 15 comics will be nominated by the jury and shown in the exhibition during the festival, those not nominated will be shown in folders.
The 14 to 15 comics will be nominated by the jury for the exhibition during the festival in Lucerne (Switzerland). The winners will be announced and the prizes awarded on Saturday the 14th of April 2019.
There is no entry fees to participate in this contest!
It's free to enter!
Who can enter?
The Fumetto Comic Festival Lucerne is open to anyone worldwide.
Fumetto will award three prizes in each category. There will also be a prize for the best scenario, regardless of the categories. The festival's visitors will be able to vote for the peoples choice award. The winners will receive cash prizes totaling 5000 CHF and goods to the same value.
Moreover, forty to fifty comics will be nominated by the jury for the exhibition during the festival in Lucerne (Switzerland). The winners will be announced and the prizes awarded on Saturday the 14th of April 2019.
For all further informations about the Fumetto Comic Festival Lucerne 2019 visit the following official website: