CRISAN Horia, Romania - C(aricat)urriculum Vitae - BestCARTOONS.net

portrait by Bogdan Petry


BIRTH DATE

Although healthy, I was born in the Gynecological Hospital for Women in Hunedoara, Romania, 1960.


PUBLISHED DRAWINGS - I published my first cartoons in 1979

Cartoons published in:

Belgium, Bosnia Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Jersey Island, Lithuania, Mexico, Moldova, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Romania, Russia, Thailand, Turkey, U.K., U.S.A., Vietnam, Yugoslavia...


PERSONAL EXHIBITIONS

Timişoara 1984, Bucureşti 2003, Brăila 2009 (Romania)


GROUP EXHIBITIONS - More than 500 International Cartoons Exhibitions in 55 countries.

Argentina, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba,  Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Montenegro, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Syria, Taiwan, Czech Republic, Tunisia, Turkey, U.A.E., U.K., Ukraine, U.S.A.


DRAWINGS DISPLAYED IN MUSEUMS AND COLLECTIONS IN:

Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Yugoslavia, Italy and the USA.


AWARDS

1980 The PRIZE of Magazine "Forum studenţesc" - Timişoara, Romania

1980 The SPECIAL PRIZE - Băileşti, Romania

1980 The “U.A.P. PRIZE” - Tg. Mureş, Romania

1981 The PRIZE of Magazine "Urzica" - Timişoara, Romania

1981 The SPECIAL PRIZE - Ploieşti, Romania

1982 The II nd PRIZE - Băileşti, Romania

1982 The SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE JURY - Timişoara, Romania

1982 The SPECIAL PRIZE - Costineşti, Romania

1982 The I st PRIZE "LA VOILE" - Pescara, Italy

1982 The PRIZE of Magazine "Protecţia muncii" - Bucureşti, Romania

1983 The I st PRIZE - Timişoara, Romania

1983 The I st PRIZE - Macea, Romania

1983 The I st PRIZE - Brăila, Romania

1983 The PRIZE "BUFON" - Galaţi, Romania

1984 The II nd PRIZE - Bistriţa, Romania

1984 The II nd PRIZE - Băileşti, Romania

1984 The III rd PRIZE - Costineşti, Romania

1984 The PRIZE of Magazine "Viaţa studenţească" - Costineşti, Romania

1984 The “U.A.P. PRIZE” - Brăila, Romania

1984 The II nd PRIZE "SAN ANDREA D'ARGENTO" - Vercelli, Italy

1984 The PRIZE of Magazine "Orientări" - Galaţi, Romania

1985 The I st PRIZE - Timişoara, Romania

1985 The PRIZE "LINGOTTO D'ARGENTO" - Ancona, Italy

1985 The SPECIAL PRIZE - Brăila, Romania

1985 The II nd PRIZE "PRIX DU GRAPHISME" - Anglet, France

1985 The II nd PRIZE - Focşani, Romania

1986 The SPECIAL PRIZE - Brăila, Romania

1986 The SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE JURY - Vercelli, Italy

1987 The SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE JURY - Brăila, Romania

1987 The III rd PRIZE of Magazine "Urzica" - Bucureşti, Romania

1988 The SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE JURY - Bistriţa, Romania

1988 The PRIZE of Magazine "Urzica" - Costineşti, Romania

1988 The SPECIAL PRIZE - Brăila, Romania

1988 The I st PRIZE & GOLD MEDAL - Vaslui, Romania

1989 The PRIZE of Magazine "Flacăra" - Costineşti, Romania

1989 The PRIZE "CITATION" - Tokio, Japan

1989 The SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE JURY - Huşi, Romania

1990 The "HONORABLE MENTION"- Tokio, Japan

1991 The II nd PRIZE "BUTON D'ARGENT" - Sint - Truiden, Belgium


BETWEEN 1992 - 1996 I HAVE NOT DRAWN CARTOONS


1997 The II nd PRIZE - Constanţa, Romania

1997 The III rd PRIZE "THEME BRONZE PRIZE" - Daejeon, Korea

1998 The II nd PRIZE - Bistriţa, Romania

1998 The “PRIZE OF EXCELLENCE” - Galaţi, Romania

1998 The PRIZE "WORKS OF SPECIAL MERIT"- Okhotsk, Japan

1998 The PRIZE "CITATION" - Havana, Cuba

1998 The SPECIAL PRIZE OF THE JURY - Saint - Just, France

1998 The BEST COMPUTER CARTOON - Vaslui, Romania

1998 The II nd PRIZE - Silver Prize, Taejon, Korea

1998 The “PRIZE OF EXCELLENCE” - Haifa, Israel

1999 The "PRIZE OF IMPORTANCE" - Taipei, Taiwan

1999 The “PRIZE STRAORDINARIO” - Tolentino, Italy

1999 The I st PRIZE - Ayr, Scotland

1999 The "HONORABLE MENTION" - Daejeon, Korea

1999 The PRIZE "WORKS OF SPECIAL MERIT" - Okhotsk, Japan

2000 The "PRIZE OF IMPORTANCE" - Taipei, Taiwan

2000 The FIFTH PRIZE - Daejeon, Korea

2000 The "SPECIAL MENTION" - Rio Cuarto, Argentina

2001 The III rd PRIZE – Buenos Aires, Argentina

2001 The FIFTH PRIZE – Călăraşi, Romania

2001 The FIFTH PRIZE – Daejeon, Korea

2001 The HONORABLE MENTION - Daejeon, Korea

2001 The III rd PRIZE – Tg. Jiu, Romania

2001 The “DIPLOMA OF EXCELLENCE” – Haifa, Israel

2002 The “SPECIAL MENTION” – China (FCW)

2002 The II nd PRIZE - Silver prize, Daejeon, Korea

2002 The III rd PRIZE - Cuneo, Italy

2003 The PRIZE "AWARD OF SUCCES"- Malmoe, Sweden

2003 The "HONORABLE MENTION" - Taejon, Korea

2003 The “SPECIAL PRIZE” – Jiaxing, China

2003 The “SPECIAL MENTION” – China (FCW)

2003 The “PRIZE FOR EXCELLENCE” – Nanjing, China LM Int’l Cartoon Exhibition

2003 The "HONORABLE MENTION" - Suceava, Romania

2004 The “SUCCES AWARD” – China (FCW)

2004 The “NOMINATED PRIZE”–World Festivl of Cartoon – Calarasi, Romania

2005 The “SELECTED PRIZE” – China (FCW)

2006 The III rd PRIZE – Buenos Aires, Argentina

2006 The III rd PRIZE – Vaslui, Romania

2006 The “UNESCO HONORABLE MENTION” – Haifa, Israel

2006 The “SPECIAL PRIZE” – Damascus, Syria

2006 The “PRIZE BEST CARTOON” – Daejeon, Korea

2006 The “SPECIAL PRIZE” – Călărași, Romania

2006 The “SELECTED PRIZE” – Red Man, China

2007 The "SPECIAL PRIZE" – Daejeon, Korea

2007 The "HONORABLE MENTION" – Daejeon, Korea

2008 The "HONORABLE MENTION" – Damascus, Syria

2008 The “PRIZE BEST CARTOON” – Daejeon, Korea

2008 The “PRIZE BEST CARTOON” – Daejeon, Korea

2009 The I st PRIZE – Buenos Aires, Argentina


BETWEEN 2010 - 2012 I HAVE NOT DRAWN CARTOONS.

STARTING WITH THE YEAR 2013, I HAVE STARTED THE COLLABORATION WITH BOGDAN PETRY.


2013 The SPECIAL PRIZE – Top TEN DIPLOMA, Teapot, Turkey

2013 The “ACHIEVEMENT PRIZE” – Daejeon, Korea

2013 The I st PRIZE – Urziceni, Romania

2013 The II nd PRIZE – Osor, Croatia

2013 The PRIZE “CERTIFICAT OF MERIT” – Beijing, China (Gold Panda)

2014 The SPECIAL PRIZE – Top TEN FINALIST, Eco Awards, USA

2014 The "HONORABLE MENTION" – Porto, Portugal

2014 The "HONORABLE MENTION" – Teresina, Brazil

2014 The I st PRIZE – Vercelli, Italy

2014 The SPECIAL PRIZE – Osor, Croatia

2015 The PRIZE “CERTIFICAT OF MERIT” – Beijing, China (Red Man)

2015 The SPECIAL PRIZE of The Association of Caricaturists N. Hodja Istanbul, Turkey

2015 The “ACHIEVEMENT PRIZE” – Daejeon, Korea

2015 The "HONORARY PRIZE" – Presov, Slovakia

2016 The SPECIAL PRIZE “Sandro Carlesso” – Marostica, Italy

2016 The SPECIAL PRIZE – Tbilisi, Georgia

2016 The SPECIAL PRIZE – Tyumen, Russia

2016 The III rd PRIZE - Bronze Prize – Sicaco, Korea

2017 The SPECIAL PRIZE “SECAC” – Astra Motor, Indonesia

2017 The SPECIAL PRIZE Nasreddin Hodja – Istanbul, Turkey

2017 The PRIZE “CERTIFICAT OF MERIT” – Nishkhat, Iran

2017 The “DIPLOMA OF EXCELLENCE” – Kragujevac, Serbia

2017 The "HONORABLE MENTION" – Nove Mesto, Slovakia

2017 The PRIZE OF Jiaxing Art Museum – Jiaxing, China

2017 The “THEME PRIZE” – Sejong, South Korea

2017 The PRIZE “SELECTED” – Beijing, China (Red Man)

2018 The “DIPLOMA OF EXCELLENCE” – Krusevac, Serbia

2018 The “PRIZE FOR EXCELLENCE” – Beijing, China


PRESIDENT or JURY MEMBER IN THE CARTOON CONTESTS:

Deva 1992, 1993, 2000-2007, 2013; Timisoara, Urziceni 2006 (Romania) – President of the Jury, Nastratin Hogea 2003 (Turkey) – Jury member, Haifa 2007 (Israel) – Jury member, Shirozan (Iran) 2012 – Jury member; Deva 2014 (Romania) - President of the Jury; Damascus (Syria) 2014 - Jury Member; Haifa 2016 (Israel);


AUTHORING BOOKS & PUBLICATIONS:

1983 Horia Crisan 

1993 "Indexed smiles" - DESTIN Publishing House

1994 "Bow tie crocodiles on an elevator trip" - RASU' LUMII Publishing House (with S. Alimpie)

1998 "The press’s laugh" - BIBLIOFOR Publishing House

1999 "We color and we learn what's the time" - CRIŞAN Publishing House

2000 "We color and we learn to count" - CRIŞAN Publishing House

2001 “The press’s laugh 2” - BIBLIOFOR Publishing House

2004 “Alin & Alina” – CRIŞAN Publishing House

2006 “Best Of Horia CRISAN” - CRIŞAN Publishing House

2015 Cartoon Calendar Petry and Crisan

2016 Cartoon Calendar Petry and Crisan

2018 Cartoon Calendar Petry and Crisan


VARIOUS

The first Romanian cartoonist who started drawing on computer.

Founder of Caricatura Magazine & HumoDEVA International Cartoon Contest

Owner of www.BestCARTOONS.net .  

He is the Owner and the General Manager of CRISAN Publishing House. More than 300 children’s books translated, adapted and published. 


CONTACT

horiaedcris@gmail.com