May 3, 2006
National Press Club Press Freedom Awards of Canada
International Editorial Cartoon Competition.
The theme of the 6th International Editorial Cartoon Competition, was “Cartooning in a dangerous environment”: to illustrate the pressure under which cartoonists perform their craft: the “chill” of a potential libel suit, the temptation of self-censorship, and security, political, economic and/or editorial constraints to artistic expression."
FIRST PRIZE: Run Tang Li - Peoples Republic of China
SECOND PRIZE: Dale Cummings - Canada
THIRD PRIZE: Muammer Olcay - Turkey.
Ten Certificates of Excellence:
Ebina Mitsuru - Japan
MIchael de Adder - Canada
Vojtech Jurik Vhristi - Czech Republic
Bernard Bouton - France
Kang Kong - Korea
Theo Moudakis - Canada
Andrey Feldshteyn - United States of America
Peter Zimmer - Germany
Abdellah Derkaoui - Morocco
FIRST PLACE: Run Tang Li -- Guangdong, China
SECOND PLACE: Dale Cummings -- Winnipeg, Manitoba
THIRD PLACE: Muammer Olcay -- Istanbul, Turkey
Ten additional cartoons received an Award of Excellence.
Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Vojtech Jurik Vhisti
Prague, Czech Republic.
National Press Club of Canada
Association of Canadian Editorial Cartoonists