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

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4th EDITION / ‘Friends of the Arab World Institute PRIZE for young contemporary Arab artists’

AWI Friends Prize : to support young artists  

The Prize offers :

  • A three-month residency at the Cité internationale des arts in Paris and a 3200€ grant 
  • To exhibit an unpublished work as part of the spring event exhibition "Football and the Arab world". 
  • The entry in the collections of the museum of the Arab World Institute, of this same work. 

 

4th Edition : Football and Arab World

The 4th edition of the ‘‘Friends of the Arab World Institute (AWI) Award for young  contemporary Arab artists” will be organized as part of “Football & Arab World” collective exhibition, which will be inaugurated in April 2019 at the AWI.

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Conditions of participation :

Participation in the competition is reserved for applicants who meet the following requirements; they must

be:

  • A national of one of the following countries: 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.
  • An artist involved in the visual arts (drawing, photography, video, installations, etc.)
  • Aged under 40 (or aged 40) on 31 October 2018
  • Apply as an individual
  • An artist whose work has never been the subject of a monograph (other than in a gallery and art school).
  • Be able to speak some English or French
  • Completed his/her studies

To download the call for applications :

PDF iconPRIX AMIS IMA 2019_CALL-FOR-APPLICATIONS_EN.pdf (914.27 KB)

PDF iconPRIX AMIS IMA 2019_DOSSIER CANDIDATURE_FR.pdf (914.14 KB)

PDF iconPRIX AMIS IMA 2019_DOSSIER CANDIDATURE_AR.pdf (914.14 KB)

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To download the press release :

PDF iconPRESS RELEASE_FRIENDS OF AWI PRIZE-2019.pdf (572.72 KB)

PDF iconCP_Prix SAIMA-2019.pdf (571.56 KB)

PDF iconCP_Prix SAIMA-2019_AR.pdf (933.58 KB)

 

Support 2019 Edition !  

Support young talents from Arab World !

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Contact & informations 

Société des Amis de l’IMA
1, rue des Fossés St Bernard
75236 Paris cedex 5

Téléphone : 01.40.51.38.93

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