The 7th International Cartoon Exhibition Competition-2021, Ferizaj/Kosovo
Theme: A) superstitions B) Free
Explaination for superstitions topic:
Many peoples of the world believe in superstition and each in his own way. For some we have heard from our country, but sure we don’t know more other nations what they belive. This edition of our festival will be a good oportunity which through cartoon to learn more about the superstitions of the world’s nations which we don’t know yet.
As we know the number 13 accounts count, we will present here just 13 supestitions which we heard, and then in other side artists are free to do through the cartoon.
1/ Do not trim nails, do not clean the body on Tuesday
2/ Do not whistle at night
3 / Do not leave your wallet on the ground that it is going bankrupt financially
4 / Do not stay in front of the mirror at night
5 / If the black cat crosses the road, bad luck awaits you
6 / When the cuckoo sings on the chimney of the house, it presage misfortune
7 / Placing a horseshoe on the door of the house protects you from the devil
8 / Placing a string of garlic on the door of the house protects you from the pestilence
9 / If you carry with you the blue stone or the wolf tooth, the evil eye will not catch you
10 / Tying the red thread on the horns or in the tail of the cow, protects it from the evil eye
11 / The sprinkling of water on the road behind the back of the boy who goes as a soldier, made him return home good and safety.
12 / The cutting of the ram and the shedding of blood on the foundations of the house made it prosperous for their inhabitants
12a / Do not whistle with the trumpet before Shengjergj, because the animals run out of milk.
1. Will accept the original cartoons only, digital art, signet from the author and to be in the accepted formats: A4, in JPG with 300 dpi, in different technics in black and white.
2. The cartoon should not be a winner of eny previewed festival. 3. The application can be no more then 5 cartoons for same topic. 4. The author must sent a photo, CV, contact number, mail address and e-mail address.
13 June 2021
E. Festival Address:
Shoqata e Karikaturisteve “HiTHi” Qendra e Kutures, Rr. Ramadan Rexhepi, 70000 Ferizaj, Kosove
A. E-mail address:
F. Prizes and certifications
First Prize: Golden HiTHi —Gratitude; (plaque and 300€) Second Prize Silver HiTHi- Gratitude; Gratitude; (plaque and 200€) Third Prize; Bronze HiTHi-; Gratitude; (plaque and 100€) 5 Special Prizes- Gratitudes
With money prizes will award it the cartoon with superstitions topic only. The special prizes can be awarded with the free topic.
G. The Exhibition
The exhibition will open in the Art Gallery- Ferizaj city; on: July 4th 2021; 6h pm.
H. Other conditions:
The authors which will be qualifited for exhibition will take digital gratitude for participation and alsoo the digital catalog too.
The organizers rezerved the rights of the reproductions and promotions without any fee.
I. Festival Guests
Spcial guest: Mrs Lulj eta Goranci — veteran of Kosovar’s cartoon which will publish 20 cartoons non-competition.
Other guests: Everybody willcome. Let it be the cartoons as a bridge of corporation through nations, even when all the roods are closed like this situation of pandemy. The cartoon made the own rood crosing borders through virtual exhibitions around the world.
Sincerely! Imri Muslin- Director of Sh.K. “HiTHi” Contact