Emerging Artists Submit Applications Now For The 2018 SIKKA Art Fair

Nov 05,2017

An exciting opportunity for new and emerging Gulf artists is now open for applications.

In preparation for the 2018 Sikka Art Fair, held at the Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood, artists can now apply to have their work included in the festivities.

Applications must be submitted by the 29th December.

To apply artists, or a group of artists must be based in the UAE, or other GCC countries. The works must be original and unpublished.

The festival is open to artists whose practice includes a wide range of disciplines: Music, film, visual arts and performing arts.

The SIKKA fair takes places in March and April 2018 as a part of the wider Dubai Arts Season. The purpose of the fair is to discover and provide opportunities for emerging local/ Gulf artists with the aim to fulfil the 2021 plan to build a city with a thriving community of happy residents, multiple creative opportunities along with pride in our culture.

The space where the fair takes place has a wide range of indoor and outdoor situations that act as an excellent "canvas" for the chosen works.

Applications can be submitted here: http://dubaiculture.gov.ae/en/pages/sikka-form.aspx