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Atelier international d'artistes

AAW international artists workshop is the one of three proposals under the frame of AAW projects (Alexandria to Africa to World)which proposing international activities such as artists workshops, youth creations and artist in residence programme, It’s an intense two-week studio session for an international group of young visual artists, this year the workshop will locates and hosts in Goethe institute – Alexandria.


It’s the third workshop which hold every two years (AAW international artists workshop 2006 – Dwayer’s international workshop for women 2008), this edition of AAW international artists workshop will be for young artists,  The workshop's mission is to create an environment designed to maximize exchange, stimulate new ideas and encourage experimentation. It is aim to working in the relation between arts and the dialogue of cultures, especially in the fields of visual arts and interdisciplinary work (with a cross over between performing and visual arts).


The workshop will gather a group of young artists under 30 years old to exchange their artistic work learn about their respective cultures and develop work together in a collective environment of intense dialogue and creativity.


The goal of this workshop is to stimulate Egyptian young artists to create work through exchange and collaboration with international artists as well, and vice-versa, this would allow them a chance to connect to the new works happening in the other regions of the world now, and would support them by a friendly artistic environment.


In this environment, the artists would have the occasion to share their work and create or develop new pieces, through a period of 12 days. During the workshop, the artists will receive organized studio visits from critics, Students, also in the first days, there is a panel discussion about the artists and developing their works.


The workshop will end with a day of public presentation (Open Studio exhibition) of the works produced or developed by the artists. free and opens to the general public, Every artist will also have the opportunity to give a presentation in the first two days of the workshop, about their own works and culture.


The deadline to receive applications

Friday 6th January 2012 at 11:30 pm (Egypt time)

Only The selected participants will be announced on

11th January 2012

For more information and to download application file, visit: www.egyptartists.com


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