The Carnival arrives again full of poster contests for this 2018. The results are really good, with the participation of good artists. Many of the works that have been submitted to the different competitions in each city have also been of a high level. Let's see the six most important in the state. 1. Cadiz Carnival The winning work is entitled 'El Comienzo del Carnaval', whose author is Jesús Alejandro Costa. The winning work is entitled 'El Comienzo del Carnaval', whose author is Jesús Alejandro Costa.
The poster 'The beginning of Carnival' has been the winner among the nine plates selected by the jury from a total of 42 submitted, these nine being submitted to popular vote. The creator of the winning work will receive a cash prize worth 6,000 euros. 2. Carnival Photo Retouching of Santa Cruz de Tenerife Santa Cruz de Tenerife Carnival Poster 2018 Santa Cruz de Tenerife Carnival Poster 2018 It is a work by the designer Nareme Melián Mahugo, who has chosen the scepter of the Carnival Queen as the central motif of his creation. The poster got 24.2% of the 10,452 votes cast over the internet.
According to realata elespanol.com, Melián's work is a tribute to a key and important icon in the Chicharrero Carnival, such as the queen's scepter. Every year, at the time of her proclamation, she raises the scepter and the mythical phrase "Santa Cruz de Tenerife already has a queen" is heard. For the author of the poster "it is at that moment when the authentic Carnival begins, that of the street, symbol and identifying seal of the Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife". This scepter is accompanied by a guard that characterizes the allegory of Carnival in this edition, La Fantasia. The work assumes the fairies as the central axis of the essence of Carnival 2018, capturing them with costumes, masks and hea