First International Drawing Competition, « Close Up on Women Discrimination », Paris, France

The competition is open to all, confirmed and novice cartoonists. The art work should be original and not have been published or exhibited previously..

Paris / FRANCE
September 15, 2015
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In collaboration with the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), the facebook page “Close Up on Iranian Women” is organizing an international drawing competition. The ehess is a major institution in Social Sciences.

“Close Up on Iranian Women” is a fully independent page whose aim is to provide, gather and share news and informations linked to women, from serious sources and documents, without bias, and is administrated with the help of professional journalists. It is involved in fighting gender-discrimination under all its guises.

In this perspective of research and study, but also of sharing about and fighting against discriminations, this competition wishes to promote a public space of graphic expression to those who are inspired and motived by this theme.

The presence of women in public spaces 

From the 15th of June to the 15th of September, 2015.

The competition is open to all, confirmed and novice cartoonists. The art work should be original and not have been published or exhibited previously.
The artwork must be signed. 
The works can be mailed through post-office

The works mailed should be sent in 2 copies, of A4 or A3 format. Each cartoonist can send two different submissions at most.
Each participant should write her/his name, surname and personal details (country of origin, e-mail) at the back of the work, or include them in the e-mail.
Participants can specify whether they wish their names to appear.

Selection and prize
The works will be evaluated anonymously by a jury including sociologists and cartoonists.

First prize : 500€ and a participation certificate signed by the jury.
Second prize :  A participation certificate signed by the jury and an original drawing.
Third prize : A signed book and participation certificate signed by the jury.
The selected artworks shall be exhibited in the École des Hautes Études, in Paris, in Octobre.

Mailing Address
Concours International de Dessin
EHESS - Service de la communication 
190-198, avenue de France - 75013 Paris

communication@ehess.fr / zanan.iraniaznazdik@gmail.com
Date limite
le mardi 15 septembre 2015  de 12h  à 12h
Concours International de Dessin, Service de la communication (communication@ehess.fr)
190 avenue de France
75013 Paris
Close Up on Iranian Women (zanan.iraniaznazdik@gmail.com)

Url de référence
- Source/Actualites Ehess
- Website/EHESS
- EHESS/Wikipedia-EN