55 World Gallery of Cartoons - Skopje 2023

Dear friends, CARTOONISTS, let start the year with a good news!
Pleased that during of our fifty-three-years existence we have created a network of exceptional cartoonists - collaborators and friends of OSTEN, we announce the 55 WORLD GALLERY OF CARTOONS Skopje 2023!

- Fill out the APPLICATION FORM (electronically or manually) and send it to the e-mail:
cartoons@osten.com.mk along with a photo, short bio and digital images of the submitted works
- To send the electronically submited works -original or digital (printed, numbered and signed) BY POSTAL MAIL along with the printed and signed Application Form to our address:
OSTEN – WORLD GALLERY OF CARTOONS, “8. Udarna Brigada” 2, 1000 Skopje, North Macedonia
with a note: NO COMMERCIAL VALUE! FOR EXHIBITION ONLY!!! - up to 30 June 2023 latest!
- ON THE BACK OF EACH WORK TO WRITE the name, the country and the title of the work

• The process of organization of the 55th WGC Skopje 2023 is in four phases:
- APPLICATION (March – June 2023)
- SELECTION + publication of selected cartoonists (July – September 2023)
- JURY + announcement of finalists (October 2023)
THE OFFICIAL EXHIBITION and AWARD GIVING (December 2023) in Skopje, R.N.M.
DEADLINE for arrival of the works for participation in the 55th WGC Skopje 2023 - 30 June 2023!!!

GRAND PRIX for LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT (1500 $ & Sculpture) – decision by the Ambassadors of OSTEN
FIRST AWARD ($1000 & Plaque) – decision by the International Jury
SECOND AWARD ($500 & Plaque) – decision by the International Jury
5 THIRD AWARDS (Plaque) – decision by the International Jury
5 SPECIAL AWARDS (Plaque) – decision by the International Jury
CICO AWARD * for a Macedonian Cartoonist (Plaque) – decision by the OSTEN Board
* In honor of the great Macedonian cartoonist Vasilije Popovic – Cico

Fill out the APPLICATION FORM, sign up, submit the works, follow the updates on  FB , and do not forget to share this information with your colleagues and friends. For more information on:  www.osten.mk , and you can always contact us on: cartoons@osten.com.mk . WE ARE EXPECTING YOU!