The Fumetto Worldwide Comix Competition Lucerne is now accepting submissions for the 2021 Worldwide Comedian Competition.
Fumetto has a long tradition. In 2020 it will take place for the 29th time. Over the years the festival has developed into the top location for artistically ambitious comics in Europe. Unlike the usual comic-events Fumetto has devoted itself explicitly to the art. Every year it runs a finely tuned international program of exhibitions with comics at its centre.
Being solely an arts and culture event without commercial background, Fumetto makes high demands on art. The quality of the exhibitions is of museum standard, as is the educational program. The festival shows the most influential and innovative graphic artists of recent years as well as future trends. It is looking towards the future and takes an active part in promoting young talents.
Fumetto is unique in its consistent focus on various forms of art (comic, installation, theatre, painting, performance, installation, graphic arts, streetart, animation) and its avant-garde approach. The infectious creative atmosphere attracts up to 40.000 visitors each year and makes Fumetto an essential venue for art lovers. Fumetto is the platform for influential and innovative comic art. For most artists and experts from around the world it’s indispensable.
This year’s theme is “With out borders”.
“ Carefree happiness, infinite freedom, completely indifferent and misplaced in blissful nothingness. Being with out borders can imply many issues. It may be liberating, set off emotions of euphoria, create a want for one thing new. However it might additionally generate insecurities and fears. Are you actually free, the place do you attain your limits and the place do you set your individual? To beat all borders, we are able to construct new bridges, the probabilities are limitless! What does all of this imply to you, how do you create these probabilities for your self? The place do you stand and what does it imply to you to stay with out borders?
Draw us your comedian, that features the subject «with out borders» in any type. ”
Chances are you’ll submit just one comedian (story in image type, 4 pages most, format A4 or A3).
Fumetto will award three prizes in every of three classes:
• 18 years or older,
• 13 to 17 years,
• as much as 12 years of age.
The winners will obtain money prizes.