23rd Euro-kartoenale 2021
For the 23rd time already our European Cartoon Center is organizing its biennial cartoon contest.
For this edition of the Euro-kartoenale Kruishoutem we choosed the theme "Chances and Opportunities",
We received 2,311 cartoons from 714 cartoonists from 80 countries.
In the list of participants you can see which cartoonists have been selected for the exhibition and the catalog.
These are the jury members who, on the 29th of January, with Pol Leurs as president, selected the cartoons for the exhibition, the catalog and the prize winners in a zoom meeting.
They nominated the following 9 cartoonists for the 6 prizes and 3 honorable mentions (in alphabetical order):
• Alessandro Gatto - Italy
• Jerzy Gluszek - Poland
• Mojtaba Heidarpanah - Iran
• Marilena Nardi - Italy
• Muammer Olcay - Turkey
• Alexander Sergeev - Russia
• Constantin Sunnerberg - Belgium
• Davoud Housmand Taghiabad - Iran
• Zbigniew Wozniak - Poland
Who has won which prize, and with which cartoon, will be announced at the opening ceremony on Saturday 3 April in Kruishoutem. Due to the corona pandemic, this will be live streaming without an audience.