REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

28 TH. NATIONAL AND 2 ND. INTERNATIONAL CARTOON COMPETITION

COMPETITION REGULATIONS
INTRODUCTION
 
ARTICLE 1: Burdur Governorship, Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism will organize the 28th National and 2 nd International Cartoon Competition in the framework of the Week of Museums to be celebrated on 18 May, 2013.
 
OBJECTIVE
 
ARTICLE 2: The smuggling of historical artifacts, the efforts to bring the smuggled cultural artifacts back to our country, historical and natural sites, monumental works and consciousness of historical environment have continuously taken place on the agenda of our country in parallel to scientific researches and archeological excavations.
 
Our objectives in this competition are, besides encouraging our artists, also receiving their opinions and criticism on these issues, disseminating the love of historical artifacts to a wider section of population, contributing to the development of tourism in the city and ensuring that the messages on these issues will remain on the agenda of our country.
 
SUBJECT
 
ARTICLE 3: The theme of the competition is “Historical Artifacts-Museum and Human Relations”.
 
THE CONDITIONS FOR THE PARTICIPANTS AND THEIR WORKS
 
ARTICLE 4: Everybody can participate in the competition, except jury members and their first and second degree relatives.
 
ARTICLE 5: Artists can send a maximum of 5 works to the competition.
 
ARTICLE 6: The works to be submitted to the competition must be original and not published before. The submission must be made with originals and not copies such as photocopy etc. The intellectual content of the works are the responsibility of artists.
 
ARTICLE 7: The works that highlight Burdur and its antique cities and artifacts will be given priority during the evaluation of the works.
 
ARTICLE 8: The name, surname, address and phone number of the participants must be written on the right hand side at the back of the works. Participants will also submit their brief resume enclosed in the post.
 
 
 
ARTICLE 9: The format of the works will be 35 x 25 cm and the works smaller or bigger than that format will be disqualified.
 
ARTICLE 10: The works which qualify in the preliminary evaluation (means that they are found worth to be exhibited) will be exhibited in the Burdur Museum or other relevant places.
 
ARTICLE 11: The cartoons to be submitted to the competition will be the property of the Burdur Governorship Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism. All the copyrights of the works will be considered to have been transferred to the Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism. In case the works are published, the artists will not ask for copyright on the possible publications of their cartoons, but the copies of the publications will be sent to them free of charge.
 
 COMPETITION CALENDAR AND SUBMISSION DEADLINE
 
ARTICLE 12: The deadline for participation in the competition is Monday, 06 May 2013. The evaluation will be made on 08 May 2013. The award ceremony will be take place on 20 May 2012 in the framework of the Week of Museums. The owners of the awarded works will receive their awards during their participation in the award ceremony. Their transportation to/from Burdur and the session fees will be covered by the organizers. The works for the 28th International Cartoon Competition can be submitted by post or in person to the following address: Burdur Müze Müdürlüğü, 28. Uluslararası Karikatür Yarışması, Özgür Mh. Halk Pazarı Cd. No: 3 BURDUR.
 
 AWARDS
 
 ARTICLE 13:                        
 
1 st Award  :  1.500
 
2 st Award : 1.000
 
3 st Award : 750
 
Mention :  500
 
 
Also :               
Burdur Municipality
Chamber of Architects of Turkey Burdur Representative Office
Burdur Marble Cutters Association
Burdur Culture and Tourism Association
Jury Special Prize on selected cartoon.
 

OTHER ISSUES
 
ARTICLE 14: The artists that take part in the competition are considered to have accepted the provisions of the regulation. 
 
Note: The regulation documents can be found at:  www.burdurkultur.gov.tr and www.burdurmuzesi.gov.tr
 
All participants can sent their work by mail.                                 
 
 
CONTACT INFORMATION AND THE SUBMISSION
 
ADDRESS FOR THE WORKS:
 
 
28. Uluslararası Karikatür Yarışması
 
Burç Mh. Atatürk Cd. No:13     Kat:1
 
BURDUR
 
Tel  : 00 90 248 232 22 10
 
Fax : 00 90 248 234 00 14
 
Burdur Müze Müdürlüğü Özgür Mh. Halk Pazarı Cd. No:3 BURDUR
 
Tel       :00 90 248 233 10 42
 
Faks     :00 90 248 233 87 63
 
 
Responsible personnel:
 
Şinasi VARLIK (Head of Section)
 
H. Ali EKİNCİ  (Director of the Museum )