In the photo the 2011 Jury, from left to right: Cecile Bertrand, Belgium; Alessandro Gatto, Italy, António Antunes, Portugal, Ralph Steadman, United Kingdom and Anita Kunz, Canada.
The Consul General of Portugal in Manchester, Manuel Grainha do Vale, guides two guests of honor, the Mayors of Salford an Oldham, through the World Press Cartoon Exhibition. The Consuls of China and Portugal. Young visitors were delighted by the cartoons and the catalogues.
The University of Alicante, Spain, presented, from the from the 2nd to the 30th of September, the exhibition World Press Cartoon TOP 50 2010.
The Municipal Library of São João da Madeira, Portugal, presented, from the 3rd to the 30th of September, the exhibition World Press Cartoon TOP 50 2010.
From the 13th until the 26th of September, the winning cartoons of 2010 WPC Salon were on show in Lisbon, at Casino Lisboa. The Casino Lisboa is located by the Tagus River, in the Parque das Nações, site of the Expo’98.
From the 30th Agust until the 12th of September, the winning cartoons of 2010 WPC Salon were on show at Casino Estoril, in Cascais, Portugal.
Not many authors leave such a deep mark among cartoonists and readers of sucessive generations as David Levine did. World Press Cartoon honorary president, Master Levine died last 29 December.
Humor and politics get together. José Manuel Durão Barroso, president of the European Commission, was distinguished with a catalogue of the World Press Cartoon Sintra 2009. given by the salon’s director António Antunes.