International cartoon exhibition «Įgua com Humor»

Patent in the Casa da Cultura Fernando Távora, comprehends 150 cartoons about the theme “water”. An exhibition showing how humour can be a really good instrument to get peoples attention to one of the world biggest problems on the beginning of the XXI Century.

The inhabitants of the region of Aveiro could see the winning works and all other selected cartoons for Porto Cartoon 2003 edition, following the UNESCO recommendations.

“AGUA com HUMOR” was produced by the National Museum of the Press, being organized by the Celebration Committee for the BICENTENARY OF THE OPENING OF THE BAR ENTRANCE OF AVEIRO, Port of Aveiro, Aveiro Municipality and Aveiro Museum. Supported by “Diário de Aveiro” and “Rádio Terra Nova”.

The exhibition was presented by Mr. José Luís Cacho, President of the Port of Aveiro as:
Being, the water, a precious gift, also precious is the region where Port of Aveiro is inserted. We have a splendid River (Ria), a sea that cherish the luminous coast.
As freshness, water and humour match perfectly in life as in the happy symbiosis of this exhibition that the Porto of Aveiro as dinamizator, and the Celebration Committee of the BICENTENARY OF THE OPENING OF THE BAR ENTRANCE OF AVEIRO, offers to the community. Another initiative to enrich the protuberant Bicentenary program as a cultural demonstration . That water, here used as inspiring theme of this magnificent cartoons, impulse you a thousand smiles and some reflexion

10th, May until 8th June, 2008.