Heino Partanen

Paris, France


Cartoonist, designer

Was born 14.06.1941 in Sotkamo, Finland. Self-educated artist, designer, cartoonist. Packaging designer since 1965

Have got many prizes of the graphic and photos, of the literature, of the product competitions like the packages, plastic products, textiles, architecture, toys etc. For example: 2. prize of “The comic strip serias’-competition of Scandinavia, 2.prize “The worst writer in Finland” competition, 3. prize “Home in wood”- international architect competition, Scanstar two times in the Scandinavia package competition, “Best in show”-prize in the Scandiawell package-competition and “Eurostar” in the Europe package competition and” World star”- prize of the International Packaging Competition, Honourable Mention in 9th International Design Competition in Japan. First prize in FEFCO Corrugated Marketing Festival in Budapest. VIII PortoCartoon-World Festival III Premio Especial Vinho do Porto.

Participated in different cartoon exhibitions – in Knokke Heist, Belgium, Mini Print exhibitions in Spain, International experimental engraving project in Timisoare and many others.

Reference: BEC (the Big Encyclopedia of Caricature), 2006



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