Iranian cartoonist wins Cyprus intl. success prize
Prominent Iranian cartoonist Saeed Sadeqi has been awarded the 2012 Success Prize at the 4th Cyprus International Cartoon Contest.
While the first award went to the Serbian artist Jovan Prokopljevic, Sadeqi received the Works of Excellence prize along with several other winners.
According to the contest website, the participants of the 2012 Cyprus International Cartoon Contest were asked to focus on the theme of Euro Crisis.
Born in 1974 in Jahrom, Sadeqi got B.A in painting from Tehran Art University and has many notable experiences in Graphic design and Cartoon.
He has participated in a number of international competitions and received several awards such as First prize of International Caricature and Cartoon Contest Ciudad de Bogota, Colombia in 2008 and First prize of the 2nd International Cartoon Contest Mussel and Fish
in Bulgaria in 2010.