- WORLD PRESS CARTOON 2018 EM MARCHA CARTOONS DE PUBLICAÇÕES ONLINE PASSAM A SER ADMITIDOS! (12/9/2017)
WORLD PRESS CARTOON has in 2018 the thirteenth edition and continues to hold its main event in the city of Caldas da Rainha, with a Grand Prix that has the value of ten thousand euros. We have introduced in this edition an important innovation: the admissibility of works produced for online publications.
- Alireza Pakdel agradecendo a atribuição do Grand Prix. (6/14/2017)
- MENSAGEM DO PRESIDENTE DA CÂMARA MUNICIPAL DAS CALDAS DA RAINHA (6/14/2017)
It is with deep joy and pride that we welcome to Caldas da Rainha the 2017 edition of the World Press Cartoon. In a town marked by the work and the great caricaturist tradition of Rafael Bordalo Pinheiro it is only natural and logical this linkage to a contest that celebrates the best that is being created all over the world in this arts field.
- «Imigrantes» do iraniano Alireza Pakdel vence 12ª edição do WORLD PRESS CARTOON (6/12/2017)
The cartoon «Immigrants», by Iranian author Alireza Pakdel, was honoured with the Grand Prix of the 12th edition of WORLD PRESS CARTOON, the great annual event of humour drawing in the international press.First prize in the Cartoon Editorial category, the cartoon was published in the Iranian newspaper «Etemad» in August 2016. Among the nine winners of this edition, the author raised the highest monetary prize in the amount of 10,000 euros. Still in this category, the jury awarded the 2nd prize to «Nice Attack», from the Greek Michael Kountouris (published in the newspaper Efimerida Ton Syntakton), and the 3rd prize for the «Welcome» by the French cartoonist Sunnerberg Constantin (published by Courrier International).
- WORLD PRESS CARTOON 2017 PRÉMIOS (6/12/2017)
Quadro de prémios e menções honrosas do World Press Cartoon | Caldas da Rainha | 2017
- CERIMÓNIA DE ENTREGA DE PRÉMIOS WORLD PRESS CARTOON 2017 (6/1/2017)
CALDAS DA RAINHA . JUNE 1O . 2017
The Portuguese city of Caldas da Rainha welcomes in 2017, for the first time, the great annual event of humour drawing in the international press, the WORLD PRESS CARTOON salon. This is the 12th edition of a global event that selects and awards the best cartoons published in newspapers and magazines around the world. The winning entries of World Press Cartoon 2017 came from Brazil, Ecuador, France, Greece, Iran, Italy, Serbia and Switzerland.
The announcement of the prizes will take place at the Cultural and Conference Center of Caldas da Rainha, next June 10. The musical and humour show will be attended by all the award-winning authors.
The winning works are part of an exhibition that will be inaugurated that same night, in the Cultural and Conference Center of Caldas da Rainha, displaying editorial cartoons, caricatures and gag cartoons that are a snapshot of the 2016 World events and personalities. The visitor will get the point of view from different cultures always with a smile.
- As escolhas do júri WPC 2017 estão feitas! (4/12/2017)
O júri do WPC 2017 escolheu os vencedores, cujos países são já conhecidos.
- O World Press Cartoon está de volta! (1/31/2017)
After overcoming the financial restrictions that forced the 2016 interregnum, WORLD PRESS CARTOON is back on track! Our main event will be hosted by the Portuguese municipality of Caldas da Rainha, where the works of the top world class cartoonists will be on display in early Summer 2017.
- ENTREGA DE PRÉMIOS WORLD PRESS CARTOON 2015 (7/14/2015)
From left to right: Cau Gomez (Brazil), Tchavdar Nikolov (Bulgaria), Shankar Pamarthy (India – Grand Prix 2014), Sunnerberg Constantin (France), Mohammad Ali Khalaji (Iran), Riber Hansson (Sweden), Dalcio Machado (Brazil) and Andre Carrilho (Portugal)
- PALMARÉS WORLD PRESS CARTOON CASCAIS 2015 (7/11/2015)
- ANDRÉ CARRILHO É O GRANDE VENCEDOR DO WPC 2015! (7/11/2015)
The Grand Prix World Press Cartoon 2015, «Ebola» by André Carrilho, is a cartoon that has become a phenomenon and study subject. Published in «Diário de Notícias» from Lisbon, it is a work that, like many other great cartoons, hits the reader with great violence.
- World Press Cartoon na Cidadela de Cascais (6/1/2015)
A new exhibition space dedicated to World Press Cartoon has already opened in Cascais and presents the T0P 50 works of the 2014 edition. There the visitors can see the original caricature of Nelson Mandela, from the Indian artist Shankar Pamarthy, Grand Prix World Press Cartoon 2014.
- WPC 2015: As escolhas do júri estão feitas! (5/26/2015)
The WPC 2015 Jury meeting was held in Cascais, Portugal, and the winners were selected. The prized works came from Brazil, Bulgaria, France, Greece, Iran, Mexico, Portugal and Sweden.
- Júri WPC 2015 reuniu no Bairro dos Museus em Cascais (5/26/2015)
- Catálogo World Press Cartoon Cascais 2014 (3/20/2015)
O catálogo World Press Cartoon Cascais 2014 já está à venda nas principais livrarias portuguesas.
- CATÁLOGOS WORLD PRESS CARTOON À VENDA ONLINE (3/10/2015)
The works selected for the World Press Cartoon Exhibitions are published in the catalogues available online in www.mediabooks.com.
- Mensagem de Shankar Pamarthy ao WPC (11/7/2014)
«I thank you profusely for selecting my work for the prestigious Grand Prix 2014 prize.»
- Jornal «Sakshi» homenageia Shankar Pamarthy (11/6/2014)
O cartoonista indiano Shankar Pamarthy foi homenageado no jornal diário «Sakshi» pela atribuição do Grand Prix World Press Cartoon 2014. O prémio foi objecto de ampla cobertura na imprensa indiana. Pode ver uma reportagem da TV local no link anexo a esta notícia.
- WORLD PRESS CARTOON EM BUCARESTE (10/26/2014)
A selection of 25 works from the World Press Cartoon 10 editions, representing the same number of countries, were in display in Bucharest, Romania. Opening days: the 16th of October until the 2nd of November.
- Shankar Pamarthy é o vencedor do Grand Prix World Press Cartoon 2014! (10/15/2014)
Indian artist Shankar Pamarthy, with a caricature of Nelson Mandela, is the winner of the World Press Cartoon 2014 Grand Prix.
- World Press Cartoon 2014 | Palmarés (10/15/2014)
World Press Cartoon 2014 Winners
- WORLD PRESS CARTOON EM GABROVO, BULGÁRIA (10/14/2014)
The complete set of prized cartoons from the 10 editions of the World Press Cartoon, will be in display in Gabrovo, Bulgaria, at the Museum House of Humour and Satire, from the 16th of October.
- As escolhas do júri WPC 2014 estão feitas (9/19/2014)
WPC 2014's jury has picked the winners, and their countries are already known
- WPC NO FESTIVAL IN | LISBOA (10/15/2013)
THE WORLD PRESS CARTOON PARTICIPATED AT THE BIGGEST INNOVATION AND CREATIVITY AGGREGATING EVENT BEING HELD IN PORTUGAL WITH A TOP 50 SELECTION FROM THE 2013 SINTRA SALON.
- Imagens da Exposição WPC Sintra 2013 (8/3/2013)
- Imagens da Cerimónia da Entrega de Prémios WPC Sintra 2013 (8/1/2013)
- WPC Sintra 2013 | Os Vencedores em Palco (8/1/2013)
- WPC Sintra 2013: Prémios e Menções Honrosas (8/1/2013)
Awards and Honourable Mentions
- EXPOSIÇÂO WORLD PRESS CARTOON SINTRA 2013 (6/24/2013)
- WORLD PRESS CARTOON EM BELGRADO (6/12/2013)
A selection of the best works of the World Press Cartoon Sintra 2012 salon was on display in Belgrade, with the support of the Embassy of Portugal and of the Instituto Camões an organization within the Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs devoted to promote international cooperation and the knowledge of the national language and culture.
- A equipa dos Vencedores (4/15/2013)
- MICHAEL KOUNTOURIS: GRAND PRIX WPC SINTRA 2013 (4/13/2013)
Greek artist Michael Kountouris and Sintra Mayor, Fernando Seara at the World Press Cartoon 2013 Awards Ceremony. Kountouris won with an editoril cartoon titled «EU Rescue Team».
- Michael Kountouris é o vencedor do Grand Prix WPC Sintra 2013! (4/12/2013)
Greek artist Michael Kountouris, with a editoril cartoon titled «EU Rescue Team» is the winner of the World Press Cartoon 2013 Grand Prix. The cartoon was published in «Efimerida Ton Syntanton» newspaper, from Athens.
- World Press Cartoon na Eslovénia (1/22/2013)
Ljubljana City Hall . 31 January to 20 February 2013
- O WORLD PRESS CARTOON 2012 NA IMPRENSA MUNDIAL (9/2/2012)
- World Press Cartoon TOP 50 em Alcalá de Henares (6/13/2012)
No mês de Julho, uma selecção de obras do World Press Cartoon 2012 esteve em exposição em Alcalá de Henares, Espanha, nas salas de La Fábrica del Humor. Uma iniciativa da Universidade de Alcalá de Henares.
- ENTREGA DE PRÉMIOS WPC SINTRA 2012 (4/21/2012)
- Prémios WPC Sintra 2012 (4/20/2012)
Satirizing one of the main issues of 2011, with the caricature of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the Norwegian artist Egil Nyhus was awarded with the Grand Prix of the 8th edition of the World Press Cartoon. He shares the distinction ex-aequo with Cuban artist Aristides Hernandez, who won the Editorial Cartoon category with an untitled drawing allusive to the USA military interventions.
- Aristides Hernandez e Egil Nyhus vencem ex-aequo o Grand Prix WPC Sintra 2012 (4/20/2012)
Norwegian artist Egil Nyhus, with a caricature of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, and cuban artist Aristides Hernandez, with an untitled editorial cartoon, are the ex-aequo winners of the World Press Cartoon 2012 Grand Prix.
- Troféu do 3º prémio de Desenho de Humor (4/19/2012)
The Serbian artist Goran Divac could not be present, by personal motives, at the World Press Cartoon Sintra 2012 Awards Ceremony. The trophy for the Gag Cartoon 3rd prize was delivered to the Cultural Attaché of the Embassy of the Republic of the Serbia in Portugal,
- PRÉMIOS WORLD PRESS CARTOON SINTRA 2012 20 DE ABRIL | CENTRO CULTURAL OLGA CADAVAL (4/17/2012)
- EXPOSIÇÃO DE PRÉMIOS 2005-2011 EM SINTRA (12/29/2011)
2005-2011 PRIZES IN EXHIBITION IN SINTRA | FROM 22 NOVEMBER TO 3 DECEMBER sintra museu de arte de moderna | Centro Cultural Olga Cadaval
- WPC e o Grupo Bensaude estabelecem parceria (12/1/2011)
World Press Cartoon and Bensaude Group are developing a partnership aimed at cooperation in the respective business areas.
- WPC em Moçambique (11/15/2011)
Two TOP 50 exhibitions of World Press Cartoon 2010 and 2011 cartoons were presented last November and December in Maputo, at Instituto Camões Cultural Center and Mediateca BCI.
- World Press Cartoon no Brazil (11/10/2011)
World Press Cartoon Sintra 2011 was present at the National Museum of Fine Arts of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
- WPC Top50 2011 em Belgrado (9/1/2011)
World Press Cartoon at the Belgrade Book Fair
- David Rowe vence o Grand Prix WPC Sintra 2011 (4/9/2011)
With «Wikileaks and Uncle Sam», Australian artist David Rowe is the big winner of the World Press Cartoon 2011 edition.
- Prémios WPC Sintra 2011 (4/8/2011)
With «Wikileaks and Uncle SAM», Australian artist David Rowe is the big winner of the World Press Cartoon 2011 edition.
- WPC tem novo Presidente Honorário (4/1/2011)
Hermenegildo Sabat is the new Honorary President of World Press Cartoon
- Vencedores WPC 2011 (4/1/2011)
WPC 2011 Winners
- Júri do WPC 2011 (2/14/2011)
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.
- WPC EM MANCHESTER | IMAGENS (1/1/2011)
O Consul Geral de Portugal em Manchester, Manuel Grainha do Vale, faz uma visita guiada à exposição a dois convidados de honra, os Mayors de Salford e de Oldham. Os consules da China e de Portugal em Manchester. As crianças estiveram entre os visitantes mais interessados nos cartoons e nos catálogos do World Press Cartoon.
- WPC NA UNIVERSIDADE DE ALICANTE, ESPANHA (9/19/2010)
The University of Alicante, Spain, presented, from the from the 2nd to the 30th of September, the exhibition World Press Cartoon TOP 50 2010.
- WPC Top 50 2010 (9/18/2010)
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.
- Prémios WPC 2010 no Casino Lisboa (8/19/2010)
Entre 13 e 26 Setembro, os prémios e menções honrosas do salão de 2010 estiveram em exposição na capital portuguesa, no hall do Casino Lisboa. O Casino Lisboa encontra-se localizado junto ao Rio Tejo, em pleno Parque das Nações.
- PRÉMIOS WPC 2010 NO CASINO ESTORIL (8/17/2010)
Entre 30 de Agosto e 12 de Setembro, os prémios e menções honrosas do salão de 2010 estiveram em exposição no hall do Casino Estoril.
- EM MEMÓRIA DE DAVID LEVINE (3/30/2010)
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.
- CIMEIRA WPC / UE… (3/30/2010)
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.
- logomarca WPC (10/1/2005)