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    News / The Cultural Foundation > Open Call for Performing Arts Production Programme (United Arab Emirates)

    The Cultural Foundation in Abu Dhabi has opened applications for its Performing Arts Production programme. Proposed projects should be original concepts and, in light of the pandemic, can experiment with new forms of performance outside the closed space format. Applicants should be based in the United Arab Emirates or the Arab region, or be from the diaspora. Supported creations will need to be delivered by autumn 2021.

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  • News / Warehouse421 > Project Revival Fund

    Warehouse421, an arts and design centre in the UAE, has launched the Project Revival Fund, part of the programme that aims to alleviate the disruption affecting the creative production impacted by the challenges arising from the Covid-19 pandemic. Applications are now open, to local and regional emerging and mid-career creatives across multiple disciplines in the MENASA region. Some of the selected projects will have the opportunity to be part of the Warehouse421 programme of exhibitions and community-wide initiatives. Deadline: 30 May 2020.

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  • News / Art Jameel > Digital Commission

    The third round of Art Jameel Commissions aims to support the production of a digital artwork that will live online, on the Jameel Art Centre website, for audiences to engage with, regardless of where they may be, from autumn/winter 2020 to 2021. The theme of the commission is TIME. It is open to artists of any nationality or age who have links to, and a grasp of, the environmental and cultural nuances of the wider Middle Eastern region. Artists may be from or based in the Middle East, North Africa or Turkey – either living in the region or diaspora – and/or engaged in contributing to the various cultural scenes of the region. Deadline: 10 June 2020.

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  • News / Sharjah Art Foundation > Open Call for Abstracts for Unravelling the Present

    For the 2020 edition of its annual March Meeting, Sharjah Art Foundation is inviting artists, writers, researchers, curators and art practitioners to submit abstracts for papers relating to the overall theme, Unravelling the Present, or the event's panel titles: Sharjah Biennial in Retrospect, Art and the Civic Imagination, The Biennial Nation, Sharjah Biennials in the Regional Context, Biennials and Postcoloniality, and Curating in the Age of Crises. Selected contributors are expected to attend MM 2020 and the panel discussions, 21-23 March 2020. Deadline: 23 February 2020.

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  • News / Alserkal Arts Foundation > Research Grants
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