“Illustrators Exhibition” - Mantova from 4th to 12th February 2012

4° INTERNATIONAL ILLUSTRATION COMPETITION

On Saturday 4th February 2012, at 17.30 at the Museo della Città, San Sebastiano Palace, Mantua, Italy, with the patronage of Comune di Mantova and the collaboration of the museum, there will be the inauguration of exhibition of illustrators. The exhibition deals with professional illustrators’ works received for the 4th Edition of International Illustration Competition “Nothing to do with it”.
 
The initiative, founded by Fondazione Malagutti onlus, in partnership with Associazione Illustratori intends to make the best of the ability and the sensibility of every illustrator in representing the world of childhood with a particular attention to social themes and the respect of Children’s Rights.
In March 2011 the Competition was explained at the Children’s Book Fair in Bologna.Museo della Città - San Sebastiano Palace - Mantua

The illustration is chosen by a technical jury having specific skills in this sector. The jury is composed by:
dr. Claudio RizziArt Critic;
dr. Marco Berveglieridirector of the “Red Publishing” Company;
Stefano Riboli - Associazione Illustratori;
the journalist Cristina Del Piano of Gazzetta di Mantova;
dr. Giovanni Malagutti - President of Fondazione Malagutti onlus.

Winner illustration will be the official image for poster, participation form and advertisement for 11th Edition of International Drawing Competition “Diritti a Colori”. This Competition, which involves every year a lot of children in the world, was born in order to promote and sustain children’s Rights and to honour the Universal Children’s Day (November 20th ).

At the end of this Competition a catalogue will be published: this catalogue will include all the illustrations selected among those given to the Fondazione Malagutti onlus during the four editions of this event.

The works will be on view from the 4th to 12th February 2012at the Museo della Città - San Sebastiano Palace, 24 Maggio Street, 12 – ground floor, Porcospino Room and Crogiolo Room – admission free.
Information at:
telephone 0376 49951
www.dirittiacolori.it

Fondazione Malagutti onlus holds children and adolescents living in a state of abandon, tortured or victims of abuses.
It promotes activities and projects aimed at the disease prevention, at the education and at the children’s development.
www.fondazionemalagutti.onlus.it

Associazione Illustratori promotes the Italian illustration through initiatives and events aimed at its understanding and diffusion. The AI is a member of the European Illustrators’ Forum (EIF), which includes all the principal associations of illustrators in the world.
www.associazioneillustratori.it

Fondazione Malagutti onlus - Assistenza ed accoglienza di minori in difficoltà. Servizio pronto intervento. Promozione dei Diritti dell'infanzia.

L'Associazione Illustratori è composta da autori, professionisti e artisti che operano nel campo dell'illustrazione e si propone di tutelare tutti gli interessi dei suoi soci.

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