Art Dubai Projects
Art Dubai’s extensive not-for-profit programme includes residencies, projects, commissions, film and radio – as well as the Global Art Forum, The Abraaj Group Art Prize and a range of educational programming, from the Sheikha Manal Little Artists Program to Campus Art Dubai and Forum Fellows.
Art Dubai Projects 2015 features 11 artists and collectives, participating in the A.i.R Dubai residency and projects programme, as well as Art Dubai Commissions; both programmes are curated by Lara Khaldi.
The programme also includes a radio station and the Art Dubai Cinema.
Art Dubai’s 2014 programme is detailed in the Review: click here to download the document. To download the Art Dubai 2014 Programme Highlights, click here.
Lara Khaldi is an independent curator based between Ramallah and Amsterdam. She recently completed the de Appel curatorial Programme, Amsterdam, and is also pursuing her MA degree at the European Graduate School. Khaldi was director of Khalil Sakakini Cultural Centre, Ramallah from 2012-2013. She has curated a number of exhibitions some of which are: co-curator Father, Can’t You See I’m Burning?, de Appel Arts Centre, Amsterdam, 2014; co-curator, Gestures in Time (Jerusalem show 6 and Riwaq Biennial 5) 2013; co-curator of Lonely Crowd (within /si:n/ festival of video art and performance) in Ramallah and Brussels, 2013/2014; co-curator of the 5th Jerusalem Show, On/Off Language, with Al Ma'mal Contemporary Art Foundation, 2012; co-curator film and video programmes in 2009 and 2011 as part of the Arab Shorts initiative by Goethe, Caïro. She held the position of Assistant Director for programmes at the Sharjah Art Foundation, UAE from 2009 – 2011 and co-edited Provisions I&II (Sharjah Biennial 9 catalogues), 2009.