9. INTERNATIONAL ESKİŞEHİR CARTOON FESTIVAL BEGINS
The theme of the 9th International Eskişehir Cartoon Festival which both cartoonists and citizens of Eskişehir are looking forward to, will be "World Heritage".
The festival which is organized by Aktiffelsefe Cultural Association Eskişehir Chapter in collaboration with Eskişehir Metropolitan Municipality will be held between 29 November 2016- 11 December 2016.
Cartoonists all around the world participated to the international cartoon festivals which were organized by Active Philosophy-Yeni Yuksektepe Cultural Association in Istanbul in the recent years. The first festival’s subject we arranged was mixed(1997); the second festival’s subject was “East and West”(2000); the third festival’s subject was “Water and Life”(2003), the fourth festival’s subject was “Global Warming”(2005), the fifth festival’s subject was “Intercultural Tolerance”(2007), the sixth festival’s subject was “Energy”. We organized 7th Cartoon Festival in Eskisehir in 2012 with the subject “Philosophy” with the collaboration of Anadolu University total 38 countries, 561 cartoonists, 1651 cartoons. Finally in 2014 we organized 8th Cartoon Festival with the theme “Voluntariness” with the collaboration of Anadolu University. (45 countries, 163 cartoonists, 511 cartoons)