OSTEN Skopje is proud to announce the 52nd World Gallery Of Cartoons – Skopje 2020, and to invite submissions by authors from around the world.
Professional, semi-professional and amateur cartoonists can participate with one or more original cartoons, satirical drawings and comics/strips.
This year, OSTEN Skopje will award a Grand Prix for Lifetime Achievement of $1,500, one First Award of $1,000, one Second Award of $500, five (5) third awards and five (5) special awards as plaques, and the Cico Award to one Macedonian cartoonist.
The organizer invites all participants to attend the opening of the exhibition and presentation awards ceremony on 24 September 2020 in Skopje, North Macedonia, and for the award-winning authors announcing their arrival by 1st August 2020 provides 3-nights accommodation.
For every edition of the World Gallery of Cartoons, OSTEN also publishes an exclusive catalog with the works of the selected cartoonists.
The theme and technique for 2020 are free and left to the author’s choice.
The awarded authors receive appropriate Certificates and printed copy of the catalog via post mail. Their works remain in the OSTEN Collection.
OSTEN’s World Gallery of Cartoons is the one and only event of such provenance in the Republic of North Macedonia, the oldest in the Balkan and one of the most long-standing in the world. It was established back in 1969, making artistic forms like cartoon, satiric drawing and comic strips available to the wider audience.
OSTEN 52nd World Gallery Of Cartoons – Skopje 2020 – Submission Fee
Submission is free if your work remains in the OSTEN Collection. If you’d like your (unselected) works returned, a fee is $40 applies.