Call for illustrators

In the context of its educational projects, the Kamel Lazaar Foundation launched a collection of books for children, which explain art, history and heritage in a simple and didactic manner. Published in three languages (Arabic, French and English), this collection targets, in addition to Tunisian schoolchildren, a young, international public; contributes to the promotion of Tunisian culture at the local, regional and international levels; and establishes sustainable ties with Mediterranean and Arab cultures, while enhancing the common heritage.


For the first title of this collection, KLF launches the present competition in order to choose an illustrator (or a group of illustrators) for the illustration of this 24 page book. 


Conditions for participation:

This competition is open to all the Tunisians illustrators, whether professionals or students.

The illustrators who are interested are invited to send a written application to:   to withdraw the competition rules. These rules will be sent by email.

No application will be accepted after January 30th 2017.

The illustrator should send his proposal of illustration accompanied with the competition rules, duly signed and notarized.


The proposals should be sent to KLF by post (rapid-post) before January 31st 2017, or directly submitted in the KLF headquarters at the following address:


Fondation Kamel Lazaar
Rue de l’île de Malte, Immeuble Lira, Les jardins du Lac
Les berges du Lac II, 1053 Tunis, Tunisie


Award :
The winner of the contest will receive 4500 DT.


Declaration of Results: 

All the candidates will receive via email a reply announcing the competition results, no later than February 10th 2017.