Opening ceremony of 13.International Exhibit of Car Ccaricature
City Center for culture Maksimir invite all to the 13th International Zagreb fair of caricature with the theme Gas stations on the 20th February at 12,00 am to City hall Zagreb ( Trg Stjepana Radića 1).
"Life without cars is equally difficult to imagine as life without humor. Considering this fact he Fair of car caricature is an unmatched culture event for all car and art lovers. The amount of art submitted shows that this theme is more than actual. 252 artists from 55 countries have contributed 420 artworks.
The theme of this year's event has attracted many artists from all over the world who used creativity and whit to describe some of the everyday situations. Many will find themselves in the art describing everyday situations from gas stations, and it is usually easier to correlate through the means of humor and a well placed irony. Although some of the artwork will make you think, most will make you feel better and some will bring you to tears of joy.", Tena Starčević explained the 13th International Zagreb fair of caricature with the theme Gas stations.
At the opening of the 13th International Zagreb fair of caricature the following awards will be presented to the best artists :
Grand Prize : 2.500 eur
1. PRIZE- 1.000 eur
2. PRIZE - 800 eur
3.PRIZE - 500 eur
Two (2) recommendations - 150 eur
Five (5) special written recommendations without monetary reward.
Grand Prix of the 13th International Zagreb fair of caricature will be presented by the Major of Zagreb Mr Milan Bandić, while the other awards will be presented by the ambassadors of the named countries and the responsible for the City Center for the culture Maksimir in the name of the organizers.
The awards were given by :
Mr. Sc. Nenad Zuber, president of the jury
Dr. Art. Mirna Lisak - Rudan, City administration for culture
Romeo Ibišević - photograph
Milan Alašević- caricaturist from the Republic of Slovenia
Ante Lebo, car insurance Uniqa
Krunoslav Tkalčić- City administration for traffic
Tomislav Vuković- sculptor, Gallery Crta
The exhibition can be found at the Aula of the City hall Zagreb until 28th of February 2020.
The program is supported by the City administration for the building and communal affairs office and the City administration for culture office. It is also a part of the planned culture needs of the City Zagreb for 2019.