R a e d K h a l i l
I was born in SYRIA 1/3/1973
I have begun the publication since 1988
Director of Syria cartoon website:
Member of jury in “occupation” cartoon contest / Iran 2006.
Member of the Jury in the 27th International Nasreddin Hodja Cartoon-Turkey2007.
Member of jury in “AMAZON FOREST” cartoon contest / Brazil 2007.
Member of jury in Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus2007.
Member of jury in “6th Free Cartoons Web / ” cartoon contest / China 2007
Member of jury in “7th Tabriz International Cartoon Contest/ Iran 2008
Member of jury in “GAZA” cartoon contest in Iran 2008.
Member of jury in «G8» international cartoon web contest – Baku – Azerbaijan 2008
Member of jury in Nature & Man Cartoon Contest 2008 (Drought & Water) -Turkey 2008
Member of jury in Syrian journalists exhibition 2008
Member of jury in Nature & Man Cartoon Contest (Drought & Water) -Turkey 2009
Member of jury in 1ST P.C.RATH MEMORIAL INTERNATIONAL WEB CARTOON CONTEST,BOLANGIR, INDIA 2009
Member of jury in 4th International Don Quichotte Cartoon Contest/Germany2009
Member of jury in Syrian journalists exhibition 2009
Member of jury in yahoo toonz /Iran 2009
Member of jury in International”Smiling Cat”Cartoon Web Contest / Germany 2010
Member of the Jury in the 31th International Nasreddin Hodja Cartoon-Turkey2011.
Member of jury in the first International Biennial of Resistance Cartoon Contest- Tabriz /Iran 2011
Member of jury in the second International of Resistance Cartoon festival- Tehran /Iran 2011
Member of jury in2nd Gold Panda International Cartoon and Illustration Competition -/China 2012
Member of jury in the GAZA International Cartoon contest- Tehran /Iran 2014
Member of jury in / Dubai press club.UAE 2015
Member of jury in / Zionist Caliphate Iran 2016
Member of jury in /1st International Cartoon Contest, Morocco 2017
Member of jury the first international Cairocature cartoon contest / Egypt 2018
Member of jury in the second Kurdish cartoon Forum/ Iraq 2019
Member of jury in INTERNATIONAL BANANA COMICS 2019 FESTIVAL/Brasil 2019
Member of jury in the first International Caricature Competition –Azerbaijan 2019
Member of jury in Shiraz first international cartoon festival on Peace and Health – Iran2020
Member of jury in The 5 th Artoonist International Seasonal Festival- Iran
Member of Jury of Rakha’s 1st International Caricature Competition (1stTeacher) Egypt2021
Member of Jury of The first international cartoon competition in Algeria ( alg Best Toons)2023
Member of Jury of the 8th P.C.Rath Memorial International Web Cartoon Contest-2023, India
President of jury -The first international cartoon contest-Yemen 2023
1989 First prize/ Damascus/ Syrian youth festival.
1989 honorable prize/ Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
1992 Second prize Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
1995 honorable prize/ Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
1995 First prize/ teachers united /Syria.
2001 honorable prize/ Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
2001 special Mention/ Dubai press club.UAE
2002 prize for Excellence / leng mu / China .
2003 appreciation plate / golagha(2) / Iran.
2003 Third prize / Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
2003 Winning prize / courage world / Taiwan
2003 prize for Excellence / leng mu / China
2003 Special prize /Ramiz Gokce/ Cyprus
2003 Honorable mentions / first international satire(comedy)Iran
2003 Selected Cartoon (certificate) / spirito di vino / Italy.
2004 Honor Diploma / Anadolu University the museum of world education cartoons -Turkey.
2004 Best of Best:FCW TOP1000 Cartoonists/ China.
2004 Encouraging Award / Baku / Azerbaijan.
2004 Special prize /Ministry of health / Syria.
2004 Success Award / 2nd Free Cartoons Web / China.
2004 Selected Month Cartoon fcw – Month- Cartoon Competition (March edition) prize /China
2004 Honorable mentions ( Footnet Cartoon Contest / Iran.
2004 prize for Excellence / leng mu / China.
2004 Honorable mentions/the13 – Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea.
2004 Bronze prize/ third free cartoons web/ China .
2005 The letter of appreciation/ international cartoon festival /Tabriz-Iran.
2005 Special mentions/Spirito di vino / Italy.
2005 Honorable mentions/ Bird 2005/ China.
2005 Excellent Prize/ the 2nd WINE International Invitation Cartoon Exhibition /China.
2005 Honorable mentions/the14 – Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea.
2005 Silver prize/ THE 4 the free cartoons web/ China.
2005 Special Honor prize / the 4 the LM / China Cartoon Competition/China..
2005 The prize of excellence -International cartoon contest (HUMODAEVA) -Romania
2005 Web Prizes – International cartoon contest (HUMODAEVA) -Romania
2006 First prize / Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
2006 Special Awards/ Holocaust Cartoon Contest-Iran
2006 Second prize/ “Zikison” / Serbia
2006 Best cartoon /the15 – Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea
2006 Bronze prize/ THE 5 the free cartoons web/ China.
2007 Special prize/ the first international cartoon contest – Ardabil /Iran
2007 Honorable mentions /The First Int’l China Olympic Cartoon Competition/ China
2007 Honorable mentions / the 5 the LM / China Cartoon Competition/China..
2007 First prize/1st “Nature and Man” International Cartoon Contest/Turkey
2007 Special Mention: 6th EURO-FRUITCARTOONALE 2007 / Belgium
2007 Honorable mentions/the16 – Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea.
2007 Selected Cartoon/The First International Cartoon Contest of Cheval Blanc- Fireman / France
2007 Prize for Excellence / leng mu / China
2007 Excellent Prize / first “RED MAN” International Cartoon Humour Competition/ China
2008 Honorable mentions/1st Festival of Honorable Mentions for Cartoonists – 2008 / Brazil
2008 Honorable mentions/ the first International Cartoonet -Supporting Street Children/Iran
2008 Excellent Prize /2nd “RED MAN” International Cartoon Humour Competition/ China
2008 Honorable Mention /3 rd international cartoon Exhibition- Anadolu University -Turkey.
2008 special Mention/ 13 international cartoon Exhibition- Zagreb -Croatia
2008 Special prize/ of Ken Sprague International Cartoon Competition- Earthworks , UK
2008 Honorary diploma / the 18th International Cartoon Competition “Gura Humorului – Romania
2008 Second prize /Drought & Water” International Cartoon Contest(June) /Turkey
2008 APPRECIATION PRIZE / International Summer Camp Cartoon Contest” We head toward seas” – Turkey
2008 First prize / Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
2008 Best cartoon /the17 – Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea
2009 Diplomas of honor /FIRST INTERNATIONAL CARTOON COMPETITION OF ETHIOPIA-ADDIS ABABA.
2009 special Mention/ 3rd ” Black Cat ” International Cartoon Web Contest/Azerbaijan.
2009 Special prize /1st International Cartoon Competition “Together for Security and Peace” Bulgaria.
2009 Appreciation Plate / Brazil cartoon website.
2009 Best cartoon /the18 – Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea
2009 special Mention 14° Salón Mercosur Internacional Diógenes Taborda -Argentina
2009 First prize / Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
2009 Diploma /Cartoon Contest “Climate Change?!” Ruse, Bulgaria.
2009 Silver Prize – free cartoons web/ China.
2010 6th Prize /12th International Graphic Itinerant Humour Festival – H2O/ Italy
2010 special Mention/ 15 international cartoon Exhibition- Zagreb -Croatia
2010 special Mention / Cultural Chancellery of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Damascus-Syria
2010 Best cartoon /the19 – Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea
2010 The letter of appreciation/ international cartoon festival /Tabriz-Iran.
2010 “PRIZE OF LOVE” INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST/CHINA
2010 third prize “SMEKHANAPA” International Cartoon Festival / Russia
2010 special Mention /The International Exhibition of Satirical Graphic „Monitorul de Suceava” – „Journalist in 2010”,/ Romania
2010 special Mention / the 2nd International Cartoon Contest “Mussel & Fish 2010” / Bulgaria
2010 Excellent Prize /China Xinmin Evening News ‘Aishu Cup’ EXPO2010 Cartoon Contest
2010 Best cartoon / Eco Cartoon Exhibition, India,
2010 Pronze Prize – free cartoons web/ China.
2011 special Mention/ Dubai press club.UAE
2011 Honorable Mention /Third International Productivity Cartoon Festival / Iran
2011 third prize / 1. International Costructinen Accidents cartoon contest /Turkey
2011 third prize /the 4th International Salon of Humour – Bacău
2011 Selected Prize / the first Gold Panda International Cartoon and Illustration Competition/China
2012 Honorable Mention/ 14th PortoCartoon World Festival
2012 Excellent Prize / 4TH CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL CARTOONS CONTEST.
2012 special Mention /19Th CARTOONRENDON INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL/ COLOMBIA
2012 First prize / 1. International cartoon contest /Lebanon
2012- third prize /4th P.C.RATH MEMORIAL INTERNATIONAL WEB CARTOON CONTEST,BOLANGIR, INDIA
2013- First prize/ Dubai press club.UAE
2013- Honorable Mention/ the international cartoon competition Brain Sneezing /Slovakia
2013- 5th prize 25th Olense Kartoenale/ Belgium
2013-HONORARY POST/the second lebanese international cartoon competition
2014- sepcial prize/3RD GOLD PANDA INTERNATIONAL CARTOON COMPETITION /CHINA
2014-Pronze Prize/ The 8th HumoDÆVA INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST – Romania,
2014- Honorable Mention/ Mahmoud Darwish`s museum /Palestine
2014-Bronze Prize/13th FreeCartoonsWeb International Cartoonet Festival/china
2015-Honorable Mention/ 3. International cartoon contest /Lebanon
2015-Special prize/ The 9th HumoDÆVA INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST – Romania,
2015- Honorable Mention/ 18th International Salon of Antiwar Cartoon “Kragujevac 2015”, Serbia
2015-Special prize/ URZICENI 2015, Romania
2016- DIPLOMA /1th INTERNATIONAL ILLUSTRATION, CARTOON & CALLIGRAPHIC EXIBITION /GEORGIA
2016-Honorable Mention/ 5. International cartoon contest /Lebanon
2016–THE BEST CARTOONIST AWARD/ UEFA Euro -China
2016-Honorable Mention/ 1. International cartoon contest/ Kuwait
2016-Honorable Mention /VII “Molla Nasreddin – Azerbaijan
2016-Excellence Award /Of The 11th International Environmental Cartoon Contest-China
2016 Honorable Mention/ “RED MAN” International Cartoon Humour Competition/ China
2016- Excellence Award/ Caricature of Luo Zhenyu Exhibition/China
2017-awards of excellence/ The 17th International Editorial Cartoon Competition/Canada
2017-Special prize / Philosopher Wang Yangming Caricature / China
2017 Third prize/ CARTOONALE “DE GEUS”/Lebbeke/Belgium
2017second prize of International ‘Tony Farsky’ Cartoon/Poster Competition /UK
2017 PRIZE OF Illustration Contest 2018 World Cup in Russia/tschutti heftli switzerland
2017 Honorable Mention/(CHARGE) 29TH INTERNATIONAL HUMOR EXHIBITION OF VOLTA REDONDA/BRAZIL
2017 Honorable Mention/(Portrait) 29TH INTERNATIONAL HUMOR EXHIBITION OF VOLTA REDONDA/BRAZIL
2017- Special prize/Cartoon and Caricature Contest Women Education for Peace-syria
2017- Best cartoon /SICACO international cartoon contest / Korea
2017-Diploma – the International Cartoon Championship (International Bugiardino) Italy
2017 special Mention/ Dubai press club.UAE
2017-Silver prize/16th FreeCartoonsWeb International Cartoonet Festival – CHINA
2018 third prize/ VI International competition of the cartoon “Time is money / Ukraine
2018- Diploma/ THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONTEST ANIMAL CARTOON, /Serbia
2018-Special prize/ DAGARCIK CARTOON CONTES/ TURKEY
2018-First Prize /GURA HUMORULUI- Romania
2018- Special prize/ International Cartoon Contest/ accademia bugia42 /italy
2018- Excellence Award / FreeCartoonsWeb World Cup 2018 Football Humor Cartoon Exhibition/china
2018 – Special prize/ spirito di vino /ITALY
2018 – Honorable Mention / SICACO international cartoon contest / Korea
2018 – State Encouragement Award/ Syria
2018- Excellence Award / International Cartoon Competition on Environmental Protection-China
2019 -silver prize/ Philosopher Lao Zi & Zen Master Huineng Caricatures- China
2019- Honorary Awards/ the 3rd edition of the competition international cartoon- Morocco
2019- Special prize/ /the third International Cartoon Festival / KOSOVO
2019 Diploma of The 9th Jiaxing International Animation Biennale /2019
2019- Second prize/ “Gura Humorului – Romania -The 29nd edition, 2019
2019- Special prize / the Fourth International Cartoon Contest “Kolašin / MONTENEGRO
2019- Winning prize /International Festival of Cartoons Tapir/ Czech Republic
2019- Special prize / WGD CARTOON COTEST- INDIA 2019
2019-Honorable Mention/ 15th Caratinga International Humor Salon/Brasil
2019- Appreciation Awards /1st international cartoon contest on liver health awareness/ INDIA
2019- Award of city Siren from France/THE 20TH ANTIWAR CARTOON SALON INTERNATIONAL CONTEST/ SERBIA
2019- first prize/ the 2nd Fienzer Village Art Biennial Caricature and Humorous Drawing/ Portugal
2019-Honorable mentions/ the 5th International Competition Cartoon and Humor Noticartun/ Colombia
2019-Theme Prize/ SICACO 2019 / Korea
2019– Special prize/ spirito di vino /ITALY
2019-SELECTED PRIZE/ Magnificent Huichang’ International Comic Works Wanted /China
2019-Honorable mentions/ the 5th of Salon of humour bacau/Romania
2019-selected prize / the 7th “RED MAN” INTERNATIONAL HUMOUR ART BIENNIAL/China
2019-Honorable mentions/ International Cartoon Contest “Bride’s Veneration”Macedonia
2020-second prize /International Caricature Competition in Memory of P. V. Narasimha RAO – Telangana india
2020- nomination for award /The 6th International Cartoon Exhibition Competition-2020, Ferizaj/Kosovo
2020-Honorable mentions/ the 5th international cartoon contest KOLASIN -MONTENEGRO
2020-Special Prize/Niko Nikolla Cartoon Biennial /Albania 2020
2020- Best cartoon / Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea
2020-Diploma of excellence-GURA HUMORLUI –ROMANIA
2021-SPECIAL AWARD / 24st edition of the international competition FAX FOR PEACE/ ITALY
2021- EXCELLENCE AWARDS/ International festival of satire and humor “MARUL DE AUR” BISTRITA”- Romania
2021- Special Mention/ International festival of satire and humor “MARUL DE AUR” BISTRITA”- Romania
2021- Special Prize/The 7th International Cartoon Exhibition Competition- Ferizaj/Kosovo
2021-Saris Gallery Award/The international cartoon competition Brain Sneezing /Slovakia
2021- Special prize/ the 4th International Cartoon Competition “Dzhmelyk” – Ukraine
2021-Honourable Mention-WORLD PRESS CARTOON – Portugal
2021-SPECIAL MENTION/ BUGIA CARTOON CONTEST/ ITALY
2021-Honorable Mention /XXI. YEAR OF THE BIENNIAL OF CARTOON HUMOR AND SATIRE/Slovakia
2021-AWARD OF EXCELLENCE-THE 9 EDITION of INTERNATIONAL SALON OF PRESS CARTOONS AND SATIRICAL VISUAL ARTS/Romania
2021-Achievement Award/the International Cartoon Contest – TechVertu /UK
2021- Best cartoon / Daejon international cartoon contest / Korea
2021-4th place,ZeGeBOOM! – CROATIA,2021
2022-Geological Museum / Polish Geological Institute – National Research Institute-International contest for a satirical drawingnew international ALBERT EINSTEIN, POLAND
2022- EXCELLENCE AWARDS/ International festival of satire and humor “MARUL DE AUR” BISTRITA”- Romania
2022- third prize/ 5th Semerang International Cartoon Exhibition-Indonesia
2022-Special Prizes-International Level Competition “Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao – Personality – India
2022-third prize:International Humor & Satire Award / Italy
2022- First prize– the international cartoon festival “Kolašin ,Montenegro
2022-third prize- the 3rd international kurds cartoon contest -Iraq
2022- HONORABLE MENTION- INTERNATIONAL SALON OF CARICATURE AND SATIRICAL GRAPHICS-Romania
2022-First prize-8TH EDITION OF INTERNATIONAL CARTOON FESTIVAL,FERIZAJ , Kosovo
2022-FIRST PRIZE- Homeland museum in Hlohovec, SLOVAKIA
2022 Main prizes/Karpik Cartoon Contest Niemodlin -Poland
2022- DIPLOMA/Union OF BULGARIAN ARTISTS, BULGARIA
2022- 2x Honorable Mentions:Sejong International Cartoon Contest -Korea
2022-SECOND PRIZE/the 8th International Caricature & Graphic Humor Competition “NOTICARTUN -COLOMBIA
2022-SECOND PRIZE/ The first international “Muayed Neama” competition and exhibition, Iraq
2022-HONORABLE MENTIONS/18th HALL INTERNATIONAL OF HUMOR FROM LIMEIRA, BRAZIL
2022-3rd place/ The 2nd International Cartoon Exhibition “ZeGeBOOM!” , Croatia
2023-silver prize / 20th FreeCartoonsWeb International Cartoonet Festival – China
2023-third prize/ The International Cartoon Festival -Russia
2023-FIRST PRIZE-/ the 4TH international KURDS cartoon contest
2023-FIRST PRIZE/ International festival of satire and humore ,,MĂRUL DE AUR”-BISTRIȚA,39th Edition- ROMANIA
2023-Special Prizes /5th International Rhubarb Cartoons Contest, Romania
2023-Third prize/ 1st EDITION ”CARPE VINUM” -INTERNATIONAL CARTOON CONTEST -ROMANIA
2023-Honorable Mentionthe- 33nd edition of Umor la … Gura Humorului/ Romania
2023- SECOND PRIZE/ The first international cartoon contest-Nefertiti-Egypt
2023-HONORABLE MENTION/ the 8th International Cartoon Contest “Kolašin” – Montenegro
2023- Golden HI THI /9th Edition of International Caricature Festival, Ferizaj -Kosovo
2023 Honorable Mention:/Sejong International Cartoon Contest-Korea
2023- Third prize/The international cartoons competition “Brain Sneezing-Slovakia
2023- Honorable Mention/ XXII. Novomestský osteň , SLOVAKIA
2023- Special Prizes 20th International Comics And Cartoon Festival Competition, Prizren- Kosovo
2023- Honorable Mention/ the 5th International Cartoon Competition “Eurasia” Russia
Cartoonist in (ANNOUR) Newspaper (Weekly), and (AL BA,ATH) newspaper (Daily), Damascus.
Some of exhibitions are:
10 ones in Syria. and Belgium- Italy –Turkey- Japan- Iran –Poland- Cyprus- China Taiwan- Azerbaijan –Kenya- Brazil ……Etc.
syriacartoon web site: