Campus Art Dubai
We are delighted to announce the launch of the second edition of Campus Art Dubai, the free six-month alternative “school” for artists, curators, writers, cultural producers and art workers based in the UAE and running from October 26th through March 2014. The first session of Campus Art Dubai 2.0 coincides with the openings of exhibitions from artists and curators who participated in Campus Art Dubai 1.0.
The Campus Art Dubai 2.0 programme has been developed with lead tutor Tirdad Zolghadr, with lectures, workshops and seminars led and presented by a local and international cast of academics, critics, curators and artists including Aaron Cezar, Salwa Mikdadi, Uzma Rizvi, Oraib Toukan and Murtaza Vali.
Campus Art Dubai, is held in partnership with Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, and is kindly hosted by a number of partner spaces and art institutions in the UAE, including Capsule Arts; thejamjar; Tashkeel; Shelter; Satellite in Dubai, and Maraya Arts Centre; Barjeel Art Foundation; Sharjah Art Foundation in Sharjah.
The eighth edition of Art Dubai takes place March 19-22, 2014. Besides the gallery halls, comprising Contemporary, Modern and Marker, the fair boasts a strong not-for-profit programme of curatorial and educational projects, including artists’ and curators’ residencies; site-specific works and commissioned performances (Art Dubai Projects); an exhibition of works by winners of the annual The Abraaj Group Art Prize; the year-round ‘Saturday school’ Campus Art Dubai; and the critically-acclaimed Global Art Forum.
For further information on Campus Art Dubai, please visit the Programmes section on our website http://artdubai.ae/programme or http://artdubai.ae/campus-art-dubai
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For Campus Art Dubai enquiries, please contact:
Campus Art Dubai Coordinator, Art Dubai
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