CRISAN Horia, Romania - C(aricat)urriculum Vitae - Best CARTOONS

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.


GALLERIES ON THIS SITE

GALLERIES IN OTHER INTERNATIONAL SITES


AWARDS - 39 in Romania, 88 abroad

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)

2017 The III rd PRIZEFreeCartoonsWeb, China

2018 The “DIPLOMA OF EXCELLENCE” – Krusevac, Serbia

2018 The “PRIZE FOR EXCELLENCE”Beijing, China

2018 The III rd PRIZETrento, Italy (Economia)

2018 The I st PRIZEPenela, Portugal

2018 The “DIPLOMA OF EXCELLENCE” – Frantiskovy Lazne, Czech Republic

2018 The "HONORABLE MENTION"Seap Escola de Arte, Sao Paolo, Brazil

2018 The II nd PRIZE – Belgrade (Alexandar Klas), Serbia

2018 The “THEME PRIZE”Sejong, South Korea

2018 The GRAND PRIZE - Calarasi, Romania

2018 The Excellence Award - “Zhengzhou Cup” Cartoon Contest, China

2019 The III rd PRIZE – Iasi, Romania

2019 The II nd PRIZE – Františkovy Lázně, Czech Republic



PRESIDENT or JURY MEMBER IN THE INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTESTS

President of the Jury

Deva (Romania) 1992, 1993, 2000-2007, 2013, 2014

Timisoara (Romania) 1981

Urziceni (Romania) 2006


Jury member

Nastratin Hogea (Turkey) 2003

Haifa (Israel) 2007

Shirozan (Iran) 2012

Damascus (Syria) 2014

Haifa 2016 (Israel)

Deva (Romania) 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Urziceni (Romania) 2016, 2017, 2018


FOUNDER and MAIN SPONSOR of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA, Romania


AUTHORING BOOKS, BOOKS, CATALOGS & 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)

1995-today: More than 350 children’s books translated, adapted and published - BIBLIOFORCRISAN Publishing House

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

1999 "We color and we learn what's the time" - CRISAN Publishing House (with L. Stanila)

2000 "We color and we learn to count" - CRISAN Publishing House (with L. Stanila)

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

2001 Starts and Publish the Cartoon Collection "HumoDEVA's Catalogs" - CRISAN Publishing House

2001 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2001 - BIBLIOFOR Publishing House

2002 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2002 - CRISAN Publishing House

2003 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2003 - CRISAN Publishing House

2004 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2004 - CRISAN Publishing House

2004 “Alin & Alina” – CRISAN Publishing House  (with L. Stanila)

2005 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2005 - CRISAN Publishing House

2006 “Best Of Horia CRISAN” - CRISAN Publishing House

2006 Starts and Publish the Cartoon Collection "Best of"- CRISAN Publishing House

2015 Cartoon Calendar Petry and Crisan- CRISAN Publishing House

2015 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2015 - CRISAN Publishing House

2016 Cartoon Calendar Petry and Crisan- CRISAN Publishing House

2016 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2016 - CRISAN Publishing House

2017 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2017 - CRISAN Publishing House

2017 Catalog of International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA 2017 Winter - CRISAN Publishing House

2018 Cartoon Calendar Petry and Crisan- CRISAN Publishing House

2018 "Alfabetul sa-l invete toate mintile istete!" - CRISAN Publishing House (with L. Stanila)

2019 Cartoon Calendar Petry and Crisan - CRISAN Publishing House


DRAWINGS PUBLISHED IN THE INTERNATIONAL CATALOGUES (work in progress)

2016, China, Tiaxing. 16th Free Cartoons Web International Cartoonet Festival (awarded)

2017, Greece, Ymittos. International Cartoon Exhibition

2017, Romania, Braila. The 12th International Cartoon Contest Braila

2017, China, Jiaxing. 8th International Cartoon Biennale (awarded)

2017, Italy. 2nd World Humor Awards

2017, China, Gold Panda. The 5th Gold Panda International Cartoon and Illustration Competition (awarded)

2018, Serbia, Belgrade. Fifth International Cartoon Contest "Alexandar Klas" (awarded)

2018, Poland, Zielona Gora. XX International Open Cartoon Contest

2018, Italy. 3rd World Humor Awards

2018, Italy. 1st Edition International Cartoon Contest LIBEX

2018, Serbia, Belgrade. 3rd International Contest Animal Cartoon

2018, Serbia, Krusevac. 25 International Festival of Humour and Satire "Golden Helmet" (awarded)

2018, Croatia, Zagreb. 23rd International Cartoon Exhibition

2018, Venezuela. Stop the Scourge of Corruption

2018, Romania, Deva. International Cartoon Contest HumoDEVA

2018, Greece, Ymittos. InternationalCartoon Exhibition

2018, Portugal, Penela. VI Bienal de Humor Luiz D'Oliveira Guimaraes (awarded)

2018, Belgium, Knokke-Heist. 57th International Cartoon Festival

2018, Portugal, Caldas da Rainha. World Press Cartoon

2018, Portugal, Porto. 20th PortoCartoon World Festival

2018, Spain, Madrid. 25 Muestra Internacional de las Artes del Humor

2018, Peru, Cusco. International Contest of Graphic Humour

2018, Romania, Calarasi. The World Festival of Humour (awarded)

2018, Belgium, Olen. 30th Olense Kartoenale

2018, South Korea, Sicaco. The 7th Sejong International Cartoon Contest (awarded)


VARIOUS

The first Romanian cartoonist who started drawing on a computer.

Member of Romanian Artist Union (U.A.P.)

Founder of Caricatura Magazine

Owner of www.BestCARTOONS.net .  

He is the Owner and the General Manager of CRISAN Publishing House


CONTACT

horiaedcris@gmail.com