The cultural association ‘De Geus’ , based in Lebbeke, Belgium, holds a cartoon competition every two years .
THEME: COLONIZATION AND DECOLONIZATION
Although the people of the former colonies forced their independence in the second half of the 20th century, old colonial ideas and power relations still-often unconsciously – have an influence on our society and our thinking. They contribute to contemporary racism and stereotypical prejudices.
The submitted works must not have received an award and must not yet have been published in Belgium.
All graphic techniques are allowed. Text is not allowed.
The cartoons are to be drawn on A4 format and 300 dpi (maximum of 3 MB per cartoon) for digital cartoons.
Cartoons sent by post need to have the name and address of the author on the back-side of each cartoon Each participant can submit a maximum of 5 cartoons only.
There is no entry fee to participate!
The competition is free to enter
Deadline for submission is 10 August 2021
Who may enter ?
The competition is open to anyone aged over 18 from all over the world.
The jury will award five awards.
1st award : 800 Euro
2nd award : 400 Euro
3rd award : 250 Euro
4th award : 200 Euro
5th award : 150 Euro
For further information visit the official website