Works may be labelled in Spanish or Basque. Artists from different linguistic and geographical backgrounds can enter humorous scenes without text.

Scenes and characters must be the personal creation of the author and unpublished. Work can be submitted either in black and white or in colour. Works must not exceed a single page, with a format not exceeding 800x600 or 600x800 pixels, with a minimum resolution 72dpi. None the less it will be convenient to carry out the work initially on an A3 or A4 format and 300dpi resolution, horizontally or vertically.

Each contestant may submit up to three pieces of work.

There is no entry fee for this Graphic Design Competition.

It's free to enter!

Who can enter?

This competition is open to anyone worldwide with no age restriction.


First Prize: 1.500 Euro (approx. 1,650 USD)
Second Prize: 1.000 Euro (approx. 1,100 USD)
Third Prize: 800 Euro (approx. 880 USD)
Fourth Prize: 700 Euro (approx. 770 USD)
Fifth Prize: 500 Euro (approx. 550 USD)

Moreover, winning artworks and other selected illustrations will be exhibited in a Virtual Museum established by the City of Barakaldo (Spain).

Official website

For all further informations about the Barakaldo International Graphic Humour Contest visit the following official website:


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