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.