Friday, October 7, 2011

Calling all artists - Visions of Speed

The Ghaf Art Gallery is preparing an exhibition themed around the F1 Grand Prix races.

The Exhibition will take place in November and will coincide with the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix race that takes place from 11th-13th November 2011.

We invite artists based in the UAE to come up with a minimum of one work, in any medium, no larger than 100 cm X 100 cm, which would be exhibited for sale.

Please confirm your interest to participate by contacting the Exhibition Curators, Jalal Luqman or Mohamed Kanoo, via email to

Participation Conditions:
  1. Juried group exhibition
  2. The Standard Gallery Commission of 40% (on top of the Artist Price) will be calculated to form the Retail (Selling) Price.
  3. Chosen artists will pay 500Dhs participation fee.
  4. Deadline to submit artwork is 31st October 2011.
  5. Artwork must be exhibition ready.
  6. Artwork size cannot exceed 100cm x100cm.
  7. Participating artists must provide the gallery with hi-resolution jpegs of the artwork, artist biography and artist photograph.
  8. Artists are responsible to collect unsold artwork within one week from the completion of the exhibition; artworks remaining beyond this time will be subject to AED 100 per day storage fee.
  9. The gallery is not responsible for the delivery and pick up of any artworks.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Design a Formula One Car

To all artists living in the UAE

Abu Dhabi Airports Formula 1 Race Car ProjectAbu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) is currently accepting applications for artists to participate in an ongoing project coinciding with F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (2011). A maximum of three artists will be selected and given creative freedom to design an F1 wire car which will be featured in advertising campaigns as well as an exhibition. The application is open to all UAE artists.The Formula One Car Contender: is a full scale replica of a Formula One race car, it is made out of wires and can be assembled easily according to the design of the artist. For further information and joining please find attach word file.Note : the deadline to submit application and proposal images will be extend to 8th October

if interested then please contact:
Reem Al NowaisADAC - Brand Manager
T: +971 2 505 3402