The Municipality of Torres Vedras is calling for entries to the 2022 Illustrated Cycling (Ciclismo ilustrado) contest, open to all illustrators over 18.
The main objectives are the dissemination of illustration as a relevant artistic discipline, broad participation in artistic and cultural activities and the promotion of the territory of Torres Vedras / Portugal.
Two prizes will be awarded — one 1st prize worth 1,500 Euro and one 2nd prize worth 500 Euro.
This contest aims to encourage all national and international illustrators to create a set of unpublished images on the theme of cycling, according to predefined specifications.
The Jury will be made up of five members and an alternate to be designated by the Municipality of Torres Vedras. It will be composed of two representatives of the Municipality of Torres Vedras, a academic representative, an artist/illustrator and a representative of the sporty/cycling.
Up to 25 finalist works will be selected.
The 1st and the 2nd prize winners, will be disclosed at the awards ceremony and opening session of the exhibition at Fábrica das Histórias space – Casa Jaime Umbelino – year 2022 or 2023.
Please check the official website for further details.