Kingdom of Bahrain
In collaboration with Al Riwaq Art Space, Misk Art Institute offers two Saudi visual artists a three-month residency program in Bahrain.
This process-oriented residency adopts a critical approach to art making, research, and production. Through mentorship and engagement, the residency will broaden artists’ potential and take their careers to the next level.
Weekly mentorship sessions with experienced art professionals
Two masterclasses covering topics relevant to the theme and concept development
Weekly meetings for informal networking and knowledge sharing
Development of project and budget proposals with guidance from mentors
Public engagement through resident-led educational programming
Networking sessions via studio visits by experienced designers and design practitioners
Visual artists who meet one or more of the following criteria:
3+ years of fine arts experience
3+ years of exhibiting history
Actively practicing and engaging in the arts