- Tue, 18 Feb 2020 12:13:12 +0330
Ismet Lokman - Turkey
He was born in Bafra in 1938. From an early age I was interested in painting.
The student life passed in Istanbul.
When he was first in the cartoon contest organized by the "Last Posta" newspaper (1954), Bab-i Ali also took his first step.
The aim was to be a comic book graphic or illustrator.
In a short time the child became a permanent member of the page.
He created cartoons, puzzles, stories and made a comic book.
From time to time, he drew political cartoons on the main page.
In the following years, the works of the artist, who also worked in graphic arts and paintings, appeared in various magazines and publications.
His current name is Mimar Sinan University (1963), where he completed the Department of Interior Architecture at the State Academy of Fine Arts. During her student days she received a grand prize in the project competition organized for the foundation anniversary of the academy.
The second prize was also the owner of the banner study.
Having received a diploma from the Goethe Institute in Goethe Institut in Germany, Lokman holds many national and international awards for cartoons.
He continues his life in Istanbul and participates in mixed cartoon exhibitions and also works on watercolor paintings.
Ismet Lokman's caricature adventure, which started in Istanbul in 1954, celebrates its 54th anniversary with this exhibition in Eskisehir.
Ismet Lokman began to send cartoons to the contests opened in a quiet and humble work. Succeeded with prizes.
Ismet Lokman has announced his name with the awards he has won from home and abroad.
He has won prizes in the most prestigious contests of the cartoon world in Bulgaria, Japan, Belgium.
He has achieved top ratings in many competitions in Turkey.
These award-winning cartoons were collected in an album by the Cartoonists' Association in 1993.
Lokman, who donated 45 books in his library to Anadolu University Cartoon Art Research and Application Center for the benefit of the researchers, meets Eskisehirli art lovers at Anadolu University Educational Caricatures Museum.
1976 International Nasrettin Hoca Caricature Competition Cartoonists Der. Armagan
1977 International Nasrettin Hoca Caricature Competition Jury Special Award
1977 International Gabrovo (Bulgaria) Cartoon Contest Bronze Shild Award
1984 International Simavi Cartoon Competition Honorable Mention
1988 International Simavi Cartoon Competition Erol Simavi Special Award
1989 International Simavi Cartoon Competition Honorary Mention
1989 Librarian's Association Cartoon Contest Grand Prize
1989 Grand Prize of Cartoon Competition of Chamber of Chemical Engineers
1989 Grand Prize of International Nasrettin Hoca Cartoon Contest
Grand Prize of Cartoon Contest of 1989 Marmara and Straits Municipalities
1989 Forestry Association Cartoon Competition Success Award
1989 International Yomiuri Shimbun Cartoon Contest (Japan) Excellent Award
1990 International Simavi Cartoon Competition Honorary Mention
1990 Çankaya Municipality Cartoon Contest Third Prize
1991 Seyhan Municipality Competition Special Prize of Cartoonists Association
1991 International Nasrettin Hoca Caricature Contest Special Award of Milliyet Art Magazine
1991 International Yomiuri Shimbun Cartoon Contest (Japan) Excellent Award
1991 Grand Prize of Clean Association of Istanbul
1992 International Nasrettin Hoca Cartoon Competition Chemical Engineer. Chamber Special Award
1992 International Knokke Heist Cartoon Contest (Belgium) Honorable Mention
1992 T.M.M.O.B. Third Prize of City Planners Contest
1992 National Lottery General Directorate Cartoon Contest Grand Prize
1993 Second Prize of Sincan Municipality Cartoon Contest
1993 International Yomiuri Shimbun Cartoon Contest (Japan) Citation Prize
1993 International Nasrettin Hoca Cartoon Competition Success Award
1993 International Simavi Cartoon Competition Honorary Mention
1995 International Yomiuri Shimbun Cartoon Contest (Japan) Honorary Mention
1996 Cars? Magazalar? Cartoon Competition Success Award
1997 Umut Foundation Cartoon Contest Cartoonists Der. Special Award
1997 State Railways Cartoon Competition Honorable Mention Award
1998 International Yomiuri Shimbun Cartoon Competition (Japan) Honorary Mention
1999 International Yomiuri Shimbun Cartoon Contest (Japan) Excellent Award
2002 International Yomiuri Shimbun Cartoon Contest (Japan) Excellent Award