September 15th 2014 marks the final day to enter and seize the chance to win a place on New York Film Academy’s acclaimed animation workshop in New York
Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF) has started the countdown for The 2014 Comic Arts Award, in association with Mubadala and supported by Middle East Film & Comic Con.
Entries are welcome from UAE citizens ages 18 and above until Monday, 15 September. All submissions will be considered by an expert jury consisting of Ashraf Ghori (artist & filmmaker) of Xpanse CGI , Ben Caddy (Managing Director, Middle East Film and Comic Con) , Jalal Luqman (artist) and ADMAF Founder, HE Hoda Al Khamis-Kanoo. A shortlist of 5 entries will be invited to the Mubadala Youth Forum next month where the works will be exhibited and the winner announced. The winner will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to New York to attend the month-long New York Film Academy 3D animation workshop; have his/her work entered into the Society of Illustrators 2015 Comic and Cartoon Art Annual in the USA; and take away a WACOM Cintiq 13HD, an essential tool for any budding comic artist. Each runner-up will take home a WACOM Intuos Pro.