Today have been announced the winners of the international humorous contest "Palatifini Cartoons"! For the theme "Pesto Genovese" won the Belgian Constantin Sunnerberg, for the theme "Food" Vladimir Kazanevsky from Ukraine with the work "Food King". More than 300 works received by cartoonist from 49 different countries. The jury selected 100 for exhibition and catalog.
The exhibition "Palatifini Cartoons" is opened in preview until Sunday 11 March, 10am-6.30pm, at Palazzo della Borsa, via XX Settembre in Genoa, while will be hosted in the Loggiato of the Palazzo Ducale from 15 to 25 March.
Tomorrow all the 100 cartoons could be seen in the "Palatifini Cartoons" page on the site.
The winners will present at the awards during the Genoa Pesto World Championship on March 17. Just a few days remain and preparations are in full swing! Of the 100 competitors some are training spreading the smell of pesto all over Italy, others are doing their luggages to come to Genoa from the four corners of the Earth: from Argentina, USA, Canada, Norway, Russia, Germany, Switzerland, France and Spain.
For updates on the day of the Championships and “side events” such as the " of Children’s Championship " and the visits to the city of Genoa, please check “Championship 2012 " on www.pestochampionship.it.
In the meantime enjoy the “Week of Ligurian Restaurants” delighting your taste with special dishes, of course with Pesto! For a list of restaurants click here.
See you on March 17th!