Published: 19 April 2023
Last Updated: 19 April 2023
CALL OF “ILLUSTRATORS FOR SELF-KNOWLEDGE”,2023
I am pleased to send you some information for your members related to an illustration contest about: INNER SELF, organized by the literary Lucky Books Biennial.
All submitted works will receive a prize, at least an e-book.
Registrations and shipments are made online.
The conditions, you will find them at:Convocatoria “Ïlustradores para el autoconocimiento”
Graphic meeting committed to social change
“Trusting yourself does not guarantee success, but not trusting yourself does guarantee
failure” – Albert Bandura.
The Editorial Saure’s Lucky Books Biennial is a program for creative minds that are inspired
by books, maxims and illustrations. The Biennial always addresses a current problem, from
the perspective of literary and graphic production.
The 2023 call is about self-knowledge and
is open to participants from all over the world.
Are you a graphic artist, illustrator or cartoonist looking for a new challenge? Join the
brainstorm and help create powerful images that convey truths, aphorisms or graphic
How to take part
Make sure you meet the requirements and fill out the registration form.
Theme: The inner self
The works must be related to the theme of the year “The inner self”
send your work
The works can be sent until August 31, 2023.
Anyone over the age of 15 can participate if they wish. Each participant may present a maximum of three works.
2- MODALITY AND FORMAT
The scenes and characters must be of their own creation and unpublished.
Works may be done in black and white or in color.
The works, in JPG format, will not exceed 800 x 600 pixels (or 600 x 800), with a minimum
resolution of 72 pixels per inch and will be signed by the illustrator.
Illustrations without text are required by the artists.
Participants will register on the web page of the call and later insert their work in JPG format.
5- PLACE AND TERM OF PRESENTATION
The works must be sent exclusively through the website until August 31, 2023.
6- VIRTUAL EXHIBITION
With the works presented and subsequently selected by the jury, the publisher plans to make
a public dissemination of them. The exhibition of the selected works will be published in the
minutes of the literary meetings, on the website and on the Lucky Books social networks.
The non-venal publication and dissemination will not accrue pecuniary rights for the authors
of the illustrations.
All artists will receive the 128-page e-book of the Biennial written by Paula Quijano Peña
“Club de lectores-Escritores para el autoconocimiento” for participating. The three most
relevant graphic works will receive 150 euros, each paid with 50 euros. Statutory hold will
apply on this basis. The rights of all works remain with the artists.
An internal and qualified jury of the Biennial will choose the most representative works. At
the discretion of the jury, the awards may be void, their decisions being final.
9- CRITERIA SELECTION
Prizes will be awarded according to the following criteria:
a.- Quality and artistic relevance of the work: 50 points.
b.- Adjustment to the theme of the call and to the graphic language inherent to it: 30 points.
c.- Social and cultural impact of illustration in reference to the issue raised on social
awareness: 20 points.
10- OTHER DETERMINATION
Participation in the contest implies acceptance of these bases.