Upcoming| Al Riwaq Art Space Residency | Bahrain

28 Jan 2024 - 28 Apr 2024

Kingdom of Bahrain


28 January – 28 April, 2024 

Application Deadline: 

Dec 28. 2024 


25 June - 8 August 2024 


Kingdom of Bahrain

Advance your practice through process-focused mentorship

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. 

This program offers:

  • 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

Who’s it for?

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