Cartoonist, ART Teacher Master Luc Descheemaeker from Torhout, Belgium

Luc Descheemaeker (°1955) Belgian cartoonist and humor photographer with the artist name ‘O-SEKOER’, art teacher and living in Torhout.

Started in 1978 as a cartoonist with one selection in the International Cartoon Contest of Knokke-Heist, Belgium.

First prize winners in Belgium, Brazil, Cuba, Slovakia, the Netherlands, Mexico, Spain, Peru, Portugal, Romania, North Macedonia, Canada, Ukraine, Italia, Bulgaria, Argentina and Colombia…

Personal exhibition in Bangalore (India), Sao Paulo and Piracicaba (Brazil), Bratislava and Kremnica (Slovakia), Uztka (Poland), Knokke-Heist, Kruisem, Torhout (Belgium)…

Jury member in several cartoon festivals in Belgium, Brazil, Croatia, Slovakia, Iran and Turkey.

More then 300 awards….

2020 9° Concurso Humor Grafico GIN, Madrid (Spain) First Prize

2020 2nd Int’l Competition Caricature “Me, Itar Pejo” North Macedonia First Prize

2019 Porto Cartoon (Portugal) Grand Prix

2019 Premio De Humor Grafico De Las Americas, Mexico First Prize

2019 World Press Freedom Ottawa (Canada) Grand Prix

2019 15° Salao Internacional de Humor de Cartinga (Brasil) First Prize

2018 13th World Press Cartoon Caldas da Rainha (Portugal), First Prize

2018 Competition of satirical drawing Dolyna (Ukraine) First Prize

2015 6de Internationale Cartoonale Lebbeke, 1ste Prijs

2014 United Nations / Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Award New York (USA), 2nd Prize

2014 International Cartoon Contest La Sonrisa Moche Trujillo (Peru), 1st Prize

2013 20th Festival Int’l de Caricatura CartoonRendon, Rionegro (Colombia), 1st Prize

2013 International Cartoon Contest Ruse (Bulgaria), 1st Prize

2013 IX Salao Internacional de Humor de Limeira (Brazil), Best Digital Cartoon

2013 23rd Int’l Festival of Cartoon Gura Humorului (Romania), 1st Prize

2012 24ste Olense Kartoenale ‘Puzzles’, 1st Prize

2012 Europsky Festival Humouru a Satiry Kremnica (Slovakia), Golden Gander

2012 VIII Salao Int’l de Humor de Limeira (Brazil), 1st Prize

2005 7th Tehran International Cartoon Biennal (Iran), 1st Prize

2005 10th Salon Juanito Laguna Buenos Aires (Argentina), 1° Premio

2005 10th Salon Diogenes Taborda Buenos Aires (Argentina), 1° Premio

2001 28th Salao Internacional de Humor de Piracicaba (Brazil), 1st Prize

1999 XIth Bienal Internacional del Humor – fotografica – La Habana (Cuba), 1er Premio

1998 25th Salao Internacional de Humor de Piracicaba (Brazil), 1st Prize

1998 De Gouden Feniks Cultuurprijs, Torhout (Belgium)

1997 10th Concurso “Premio Curuxa Do Humor” Fene (Spain), 1st Prize

1997 Xth Bienal Internacional del Humor La Habana (Cuba), 1er Premio

1996 23th Salao Internacional de Humor de Piracicaba (Brazil), 1st Prize

1994 33de lnternationaal Cartoonfestival Knokke-Heist (Belgium), 1ste Prijs Gouden Hoed

1994 III th lnternational Cartooncontest Santa Cruz Tenerife (Spain), 1er Premio

1994 9de Nederlands Cartoonfestival Eindhoven, 1ste Prijs Gouden Tulp

199219th Salao Internacional de Humor de Piracicaba (Brazil), 1st Prize

1990 IX Salao De Humor Do Piaui Teresina (Brasil), 1er Premio

1989 IXth Int’l Biennal of Humour and Satire in the Art, Gabrovo (Bulgaria), 1st Prize

1987 9de Humorfoto Knokke-Heist (Belgium), 1ste Prijs Gouden Lens

1984 2de Nederlands Cartoonfestival Amstelveen, 1ste Prijs Gouden Tulp

1984 6de Humorfoto Knokke Heist (Belgium), 1ste Prijs Gouden Lens

1983 Vlth Int’l Biennal of Humour and Satire in the Art, Gabrovo (Bulgaria), 1th Prize

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