Apply for a Comic Showroom for Visual Artists

Deadline: 15 September 2015
Open to: all comic artists from all over the world
Prizes: Golden Comic, EUR 200, diplomas and participation in the official comic showroom in Veles, Macedonia

Description

Comic Centre of Macedonia announces open competition for 13th Comic Showroom VELES 2015. No specific theme is set. Each visual artist (pencil, inker, colorist or letterer) can apply.  The storytelling in the comic can be written in any official language. All submitted comics will be presented properly and will take part in the official comic showroom in Veles and will be considered for other possibilities of promotion as stated in the Comic Centre’s policy. With the act of submission the autho/s is/are passing the rights of publishing in any form to the Comic Centre of Macedonia

Eligibility

The competition is open to all comic artists from all over the world. Each visual artist can take part with only one submission, while each scenarist can enter with more than one submission. The same comic entry can be submitted by more than one artist.

Prizes

  • 1st award: “Golden Comic”, EUR 200 and a diploma;
  • 2nd and 3rd award: diploma;
  • Best scenario award: diploma;
  • Award for the youngest author: diploma;
  • Award up to 18 years: diploma.

How to apply?

Each participant must send:

  • showroom entry;
  • photography;
  • short biography; personal address;
  • telephone, e-mail;
  • additional info of the year when the comic is made.

Requirements for the entries:

  • Entries must be 1-6 pages long. If the entry is only one page long it must have at least 5 panels;
  • Entries must be sent in A4 format (21×29,7cm). Please send only quality print copies (300 dpi). The submitted prints will not be returned!
  • No specific theme is set;
  • The storytelling in the comic can be written in any official language;
  • Each visual artist (pencil, inker, colorist or letterer) can take part with only one submission, while each scenarist can enter with more than one submission;
  • The same comic entry can be submitted by more than one artist.

The comics can be sent via postal service or e-mail at: [email protected] Postal address: Comic centre of Macedonia “For the comic competition” Vasil Gjorgov Street 78 1400 Veles, Macedonia.

For more information, please check the official web- site.

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