XXII EDITION International Satire and Humor Contest 2014
First prize: Vyacheslav Shilov (Russia)
Dear artist, on October 31, 2014 in Trento at 17.00 hours at the Hall of Frescoes of the Public Library will be opened the awards ceremony of the XXII International Festival of Satire "Città di Trento" and the exibition will be opened at 18.00 in the halls of Torre Mirana in via Belenzani.
Extract from the minutes of the jury:
On 31st may 2014 the jury of the 22nd International Exhibition on Satire and Humor with title: "THE TIME IS RUNNING OUT" met at the Studio d'Arte Andromeda in Trento under the presidency of Gloria Canestrini.
Members of the jury: Toti Buratti, Giordano Pacenza, Giuliano Rossetti, Gloria Canestrini and, live online from Fano Giovanni Sorcinelli, Cinzia Battistel, Giorgio Valentini.
Worksreceived: 1110 by 420 authors from 55 countries
1) First prize: VYacheslav Shilov (Russia) for the wise and expressive graphic sign, and for getting the theme in a striking and hilarious humorous form.
2) Second prize: Pavel Matuska (Czech Republic) for the great skill of illustrator and humorist in a cartoon with also a narrative and evocative flavour.
3) Third prize: Maurizio Minoggio (Italy), for the graphinc synthesis, the refined message, the originalità to express the theme.
Distinguished works: Akbar Torabpor (Iran), Alexandr Zudin (Russia), Andrei Popov (Russia), Ba Bilig (Cina), Bogumil Lach (Polonia), Hasan Gara (Iran), Trayko Popov (Bulgaria).
Special mention: Atefeh Maleki (Iran) for hitting the target theme with an intensely poetical image.
Special mention: Gianfranco Uber (Italia) for the dimension of the absurd, linked at the originality of the ironic message.
Video category: Distinguished works by Andrea Oberosler, Marianna Carazzai and Asyat Gamzatova for the professional fulfillment and for hitting the target theme.
Comic category: Distinguished work by Giuseppe Mangini for the technique e dynamism of the script.
Second prize: Pavel Matuska (Czech Republic)
Third prize: Maurizio Minoggio (Italy)