Singapore International Original Comics Competition

About Singapore International Original Comics Competition

Competition Objectives:

  • Promote Original Comics Creations
  • Provide a platform for young creators to express their creative potential
  • Encourage communication and sharing between comic creators on an international level

Organizer:

Welcome to the 2nd edition of SGIOCC – a celebration of original comic creations and illustrations! SGIOCC is part of SGOCF‘s event line-up!

Competition Details

Competition Categories:

  • Junior Category (5 – 7 years old)- Hand-drawn Illustration
  • Children Category (8 –12 years old) –Hand-drawn Illustration
  • Youth Category (13 –19 years old) –Hand-drawn/Digital Illustration

Competition Theme:

Legends & Fairytales

Participation Fees:

  • Local Participant: SGD20 per submission
  • Overseas Participant: SGD10 per submission (*postage fees to be borne by participant)

Submission Details and Requirements

Registration Form and Payment Information:

Registration Form:
English | Chinese

Payment Information

Submission Guidelines:

Submission period: 1st April 2020 – 30th July 2020
  1. Artwork size: A3 size (42X29.7cm)
  2. Artwork can be of the following:
    • Illustration
    • A one-page comic (not exceeding 8 panels)
  3. For hand-drawn illustrations done in traditional medium, you are required to submit your ORIGINAL artwork.
  4. For digital illustrations, you are required to submit your PRINTED artwork.

Competition Rules and Regulations:

  • Each participant can submit more than ONE artwork.
  • Participants are to ensure that they are the original creators of their artworks.
  • To ensure fairness and transparency, participants are to refrain from disclosing any details of their submissions on all social media platforms before the announcement of competition results.
  • All artworks MUST NOT contain unlicensed/non-original/offensive content or nudity.
  • Any artwork which infringes upon another person’s intellectual property rights will be disqualified. It is your responsibility to check this in advance.
  • The organizer reserves the rights for all artworks to be used for publicity and promotional purposes.
  • The organizer reserves the rights to disqualify any participant who flouts the competition rules.
  • The organizer reserves all rights and discretion to the final competition results.
  • All winners will be notified via email by the organizer.
Submission Period: 1st April 2020 – 30th July  2020

Submission Location:

TCZ Studio Pte Ltd/ Comics Society Singapore
623 Aljunied Road,
#03-04Aljunied Industrial Complex
Singapore 389 835
Tel : (65) 6748 6778
Email : singaporeiocc@gmail.com

Awards and Prizes

$5000 worth of prizes to be won!

SGIOCC GOLD (Youth)

SGIOCC GOLD (Children)

SGIOCC GOLD (Junior)

SGIOCC SILVER 

SGIOCC BRONZE

Judging Details

Judging Criteria:

  1. Creativity and Concept: 30 points
  2. Illustration Techniques: 30 points
  3. Aesthetic Expression: 20 points
  4. Overall Presentation: 20 points

Judging Panel

Judging

Wee Tian Beng

Managing Director of TCZ Studio Pte Ltd,
President of Singapore Comics Society,
Representative of Singapore of International Comic Artists Conference

Yeo Hui Xuan

Comic Artist of Dream Walker comic series,
Senior Director of Comics Society (Singapore),
Artist & Mentor of Puracomixmag

Yeo Hui San Murasaki

Chief Editor & Mentor of Puracomixmag, Vice President of Comics Society (Singapore), Comix Pandora Leader of Singapore Original Doujinshi Group

Clio Hui Kiri

Comic Artist of A Deal With Lucifer comic series, Communications Director of Comics Society (Singapore)

Ho See kum

Founder of ComixGuru, Publisher and Co-artist of Phil Yeh’s The Winged Tiger, Art Educator, NICA member

Prize Giving Ceremony

Results will be announced on 15th September 2020 on our website and facebook.

Contact

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