‘Friends of the Arab World Institute PRIZE for young contemporary Arab artists’Contests 03.10.2018
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- To exhibit an unpublished work as part of the spring event exhibition "Football and the Arab world".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.
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.
Conditions of participation :
Participation in the competition is reserved for applicants who meet the following requirements; they must
- 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 :
PRIX AMIS IMA 2019_CALL-FOR-APPLICATIONS_EN.pdf (914.27 KB)
PRIX AMIS IMA 2019_DOSSIER CANDIDATURE_FR.pdf (914.14 KB)
PRIX AMIS IMA 2019_DOSSIER CANDIDATURE_AR.pdf (914.14 KB)
To download the press release :
PRESS RELEASE_FRIENDS OF AWI PRIZE-2019.pdf (572.72 KB)
CP_Prix SAIMA-2019.pdf (571.56 KB)
CP_Prix SAIMA-2019_AR.pdf (933.58 KB)