Applications to the Third Edition of Art Lives 2021 Now Open

May 2021

The jury panel’s meeting for the second edition of Art Lives was held on May 18, 2021, to select eligible applications. Selected applicants will be contacted later by the Initiative’s team in private. As for the third edition, it automatically started receiving and will continue to receive applications until the jury panel’s next meeting, which will be held in the beginning of July.

In its first edition for this year, the Art Lives Initiative provided support to seven artists of five nationalities from the Arab region, following a jury meeting on April 15, 2021. 

In 2021, the initiative will conduct 6 selection rounds and provide direct and urgent healthcare support to 40 artists from the Arab Region, enabling them to look after their physical and psychological wellbeing in the short term.

Art Lives initiative aims at providing support in covering the cost of health services for cultural practitioners and artists who live in fragile conditions across the Arab Region, including members of the LGBTQ community, single parents, and those with dependents, in order for them to continue their work and artistic practice, and overcome urgent health challenges

To apply, please visit the Initiative’s page by clicking here.


الحقوق محفوظة اتجاهات- ثقافة مستقلة 2021
تم دعم تأسيس اتجاهات. ثقافة مستقلة بمنحة من برنامج عبارة - مؤسسة المورد الثقافي