The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture

AFAC is now accepting applications in the Visual Arts category as part of its 2018 general grants program.

The call is open to Arab individuals living in the Arab region or diaspora and to local, regional and international institutions whose projects are related to contemporary Arab culture.

AFAC’s General Grant for visual arts supports painting, sculpting, photography, installations, audio-video arts, publications (artist book or other publications) and multi-media works of a contemporary and innovative nature. The grant also supports exhibitions, visual arts book publications as well as art production.

Visual Arts applications must be submitted online no later than 1 May, 2018. The results will be announced during the last week of July, 2018. Applications can be submitted in either Arabic or English.

This year, AFAC has allocated a total of $330,000 in grants. The grantees will be selected by a jury committee of experts and artists from different backgrounds and nationalities from across the region.

Please consult the Grant Guidelines, Evaluation Process, and FAQs before applying.

To apply, please login with your username and password. Once you login, you will be directed to the applications page. In case you don't have an existing account, please create one, here:

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