Tier Categories: UK-MENA Partnerships

Mosaic Room x Beirut Art Center: (UK/Lebanon)

The Mosaic Room is a leading London-based contemporary arts space that facilitates collective learning, idea exchange and support for emerging and established contemporary artists from the Arab world and beyond. Their collaboration with the Beirut Art Center in Lebanon through War-torn Ecologies: Resistant Worlds has yielded a multidisciplinary artistic programme that provides new and critical […]

The Wapping Project x SAF x Mariam Alnoaimi (UK/UAE/Bahrain)

The Wapping Project is a platform for the continuous development of ideas and people that has supported creatives for over forty years. Registered in England, it works through commissioning and production of new works in collaboration with international partners. Sharjah Art Foundation (SAF) is an advocate, catalyst and producer of contemporary art within the Emirate […]

RCA x The Fiction Council (UK/Palestine)

Representing the Royal College of Art (RCA) in London is Palestinian architect and visual artist Dima Srouji. Dima, alongside British Anthropologist Emilie Glazer and Palestinian artist and co-founder of the Jerusalem-based Fiction Council Ahmad Nabil, are working to revive ancient Palestinian legends and myths of water and sky through the Rain Collectors. By staging interactive […]

Thiss Studio x CLUSTER (UK/Egypt)

Thiss Studio, a London-based team of architects who challenge the conventions of the built environment, in collaboration with the Cairo Lab for Urban Studies, Training, and Environmental Research (CLUSTER), have launched Localizing Climate Change: Creative Engagement in Community Parks. This series of Arts-in-Parks interventions will serve as a response to the increasing commercialization of Cairo’s […]

CCA Glasgow x The Mothership Tangier (UK/Morocco)

Centre for Contemporary (CCA) in Glasgow have collaborated with the Mothership Tangier, an experimental eco-campus for growing, making, and learning natural dyes and indigenous traditions to expand their global network of community growers through the Glasgow Seed Library. This urban seed initiative collaborates with community gardens and local organisations to offer open-pollinated, climate-adapted vegetable, herb, […]