Closing Ceremony of the Fifth Biennial of Book Cartoons Wednesday, November 10, with the presence of Alireza Mokhtarpour, Secretary General of Public Libraries, Mohammad Hossein Niroumand, Artistic Advisor to the Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Massoud Shojaei Tabatabai, Secretary of the Fifth Biennial of Book Cartoons, Nasser Feyz Shaer The National Public Libraries Foundation and a group of cartoon and cartoon artists performed by Mansour Zabetian in the assembly hall of the Central Library of Tehran City Park.
Winners in the professional Section:
Oleksi Kostovsky from Ukraine won First prize:honorable mention, trophy, 1500 €
Majid Amini from Iran won second prize: honorable mention, trophy, 1000 €.
Saman Torabi from Iran won honorable mention, trophy, 500 €
were introduced and honored as the first to third winners of the 5th International Biennial of Cartoon Books in the professional section, respectively, representing the Ukrainian Embassy in Iran received his award on behalf of Alexei Kostovsky.
Oleksiy Kustovsky, the winner of the fifth biennial of the cartoon cartoon in a video message that was broadcast at the ceremony, praised the organizers of the fifth biennial of the cartoon book competition and Masoud Shojaei Tabatabai, director of the Iranian Cartoon House, said:
Dear organizers of The 5th International Biennial of Book Cartoon Contest – I.R. Iran 2021,
Dear Director of the Visual Art Center , Massoud Shojai Tabatabai,
It is a great honor for me to receive the First Prize: an honorary mention, a trophy and 1,500 euros at the World Famous Cartoonists' Competition in Tehran. I am incredibly happy that my artwork has been so highly praised by the esteemed jury.
Thank you! I sincerely congratulate the winners and participants.
I wish health and success to all present.
Save an ordinary paper book in the crazy world of digital technologies and transformations!
Winners | Iranian Artists, the professional Section:
Also Mahnaz Yazdani from Iran won honorable mention, trophy, 50 million Rilas
Alireza Pakdel from Iran won honorable mention, trophy, 50 million Rilas
and Mehdi Azizi from Iran won honorable mention, trophy, 50 million Rilas
Winners | Iranian Artists, the Amateur Section:
Mostafa Rezaei from Qom,won honorable mention, trophy, 20 million Rilas
Maryam Mohebbi from Jahrom city of Fars province,won honorable mention, trophy, 20 million Rilas
Ehsan Hosseini Pajooh from Tehran, won honorable mention, trophy, 20 million Rilas
Elham Khoshnajam from Kermanshah won honorable mention, trophy, 20 million Rilas
and Mokhtar Ismaili from Tehran won honorable mention, trophy, 20 million Rilas
were also introduced as the winners of the fifth International Biennial of Cartoon Books in the amateur or non-professional category.
Ambassador of Ukraine in Iran get the prizes of Oleksiy Kustovsky