A newly launched public mural competition in the UAE looks to encourage creativity and welcomes all artists living, working and/or studying in the GCC countries to enter. The initiative titled ARTFIVE0 will award the winner Dh 50,000 plus installation expenses to be used for a large-scale outdoor painted wall.
The wall is positioned along the Al Sa’ada Street and faces the Gate Avenues main entrance in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). It measures 11 metres (high) and 53 metres (wide).
Artist collaboration(group) of more than one artist per entry is also welcomed as the award seeks to discover, cultivate and promote emerging artistic talent in the UAE & Gulf region.
Four shortlisted artists and one winner will be announced in January 2019.
Submission deadline: November 20
Email your entries to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more info https://www.artfive0.com/