ARTIST CAREER WORKSHOP 01

The Arab Art and Design Academy Project/ School of Art, Faculty of Arts, Design and Media, Birmingham City University/Bahrain International Federation of Business & Professional Women.

ARTIST CAREER WORKSHOP 01/DECEMBER 2016, BAHRAIN

The Arab Art and Design Academy Project together with School of Art at Birmingham City University in collaboration with Bahrain International federation of Business & Professional Women is delighted to present the first Artist career workshop and talks in Bahrain, The project offer artist in Bahrain three days of intensive career building workshops, these events offers Bahraini artist a unique life learning experience, artist will meet and work with a team of world leading professionals in the art and design: Professor Jonathan Harris, Head of School of Art, Professor in Global Art & Design Studies, Faculty of Arts, Design and Media at Birmingham City University, Dr. Aissa H. Deebi, Director and Founder of the Arab Art academy Project, Former chair of the department of art and design at MSU, founder of the visual cultures program at the American University in Cairo.

During the career-building workshop, artist will learn how to manage their careers as arts professionals and develop a personal strategic plan. The program is designed to provide professional and emerging artists with the resources to overcome obstacles, focus on goals, and move forward in their creative careers. Towards the third day team will offer studio visit to Bahraini artists, the visits will be organized locally.

——— Workshop requires: a lecture hall with digital audio and video presentation facilities, including a laptop station. Advertising and other logistics will do locally by BPM. The workshop will be open to the public, free of charge.

Program | Day 01

Day 01 Speakers
10:00-10:30 Registration + Coffee
10:30-10:45 Welcome Remarks Madame Nabeela Alkhayer, Bahrain International federation of Business & Professional Women
11:00-12:30 Towards the future: The question of Arab Art. Dr. Aissa Deebi
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:00 Art Education and Globalization? Professor Jonathan Harris
18:00-20:00 Reception + dinner

Program | Day 02

Day 02 Speakers
10:00-10:30 Registration + Coffee
10:30-12:30 Career in the Arts- the local-global questions Professor Jonathan Harries & Dr. Aissa Deebi and Bahraini Artist Conversation with Bahraini Artist Ghada Khunji

 

13:14:00 Lunch
14:30-16:00 Artist as the future. -Closing remarks:

Dr. Aissa Deebi

Professor Jonathan Harris

18:00-20:00 Reception + dinner

 

 

 

Program | Day 03 | Studio Visits

 

Day 03 Speakers
10:00-10:30 Coffee
10:30-12:30 Studio visit 01 Dr. Deebi and Prof. Harris will each conduct tow studio visits during the third day of the workshop.
13:14:00 Lunch
14:30-16:00 Studio visit 02 Dr. Deebi and Prof. Harris will each conduct tow studio visit during the third day of the workshop.
18:00-20:00 Dinner

 

Program | Budget