3rd EDITION / The ‘Friends of the Arab World Institute AWARD for Arab contemporary creation’

The ‘Friends of the Arab World Institute (AWI) Award for Arab contemporary creation’ highlights emerging visual artists from the Arab World.  

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AWI Friends AWARD : to support young artists  

  • The Price supports the production of an artwork (€ 5000 grant)
  • The winner participates to a collective exhibition into the Arab World Institute
  • The awarded artwork enters the AWI museum collections

3rd Edition : the Suez Canal

The Third edition of the Award will be organized as part of “The Saga of the Suez Canal Saga, From the time of the Pharaoh to the twenty-first century” collective exhibition, which will be inaugurated in March 2018 at the AWI.

  • The theme of 2018 Award is:  Suez Canal  

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How to participate :

Call for artists is open to candidates who fulfil the following conditions:

  • Nationality : Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, or Yemen
  • Artists inclusive 40 years
  • Presenting alone or as a collective
  • The artist has never done a solo exhibition in any renowned cultural Institution worldwide (other than art gallery or school of art).

To download the call for artists :

PRIX AMIS IMA 2018_DOSSIER CANDIDATURE.pdf (890.23 KB)

PRIX AMIS IMA 2018_CALL FOR ARTISTS.pdf (907.37 KB)

PRIX AMIS IMA 2018_DOSSIER CANDIDATURE_AR.pdf (986.56 KB)

To download the press release :

CP_Prix SAIMA-2018.pdf (840.29 KB)

CP_Prix SAIMA-2018-AR.pdf (821.29 KB)

PRESS RELEASE_FRIENDS OF AWI AWARD-2018.pdf (598.63 KB)

 

Support 2018 Edition !  

Support young talents from Arab World !

Your donation will give to the artist the possibility to realize his project. Let's be part of the project ! Click here !

 

2018 Partners  

                   

 PRIX SAIMA pour la creation contemporaine arabe    FMM

 

Contact & informations 

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75236 Paris cedex 5

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