Charlie Hebdo launches this Thursday, a price of the drawing satirical for artists, lovers between the ages of 18 to 25 years, announced his drafting to the AFP.
“There may be some young designers who read Charlie and would like to participate,” said June, a young artist entered in the journal in 2015, shortly after the attack that decimated the newsroom. “It may give them the desire to go further, to continue on this path “.
The winner, who will be appointed on the 23rd of march by the cartoonists of the newspaper, will have his cartoon published in Charlie Hebdo. The theme of this first edition: “to live without a mobile phone “.
The call for applications states that “the excess and the excess inspire rarely of good ideas and beautiful drawings” and ” drawings the most interesting are always the most intelligent. “
“People who draw well, there are plenty of” highlights June, ” but we want someone atypical, which offers to the reader to make a side step. We often receive drawings with equality, and of the asses, but it’s still hollow. It is good to be used when it is useful for the drawing. ”
Each participant can send an unlimited number of drawings. They must be received no later than march 15, 2020 at the École Estienne, who co-organizes the award.
The Charlie Award replaces the literary Prize Charlie Hebdo, distributed on two editions of very young writers. It integrates with the trophy of the drawing Presse-citron, open to French students, foreigners, and professionals, and organized in partnership with the national Library and the town Hall of the 13th arrondissement of Paris.