​​​​​​Open Call for Proposals​

Dubai Culture is pleased to announce the sixth edition of SIKKA Art Fair with an open call to emerging artists and collectives working within and across the spectrums of visual arts, performing arts, music and film. SIKKA is one of the flagship initiatives as part of Dubai Art Season and a highly anticipated event in Dubai's calendar that puts the spotlight on local talent through a spectacular line-up of community-oriented arts and cultural activities. Project proposals are open to Emirati, locally-based and GCC talent interested in producing new works for presentation at SIKKA to be held in March 2016. The last date for submissions is Desember 10, 2016. SIKKA 2016 will feature an entirely commissioned programme of visual art projects, music, live performances, and video art, as well as multidisciplinary collectives engaged in community practices and participation. Special events will include outdoor film screenings, live music and entertainment, cultural walks, artist-led talks, workshops and educational activities, plus an open-studio exhibition from the Artists-in-Residence (AiR) Dubai.‫ ‬ Be part of SIKKA Art Fair, which will open doors to a new world of opportunities, collaboration and creative inspiration. Unravel your creativity to the world and join the league of Dubai's promising new artist community. ​​

Click here to download the Application packages for Individuals

Click here to download the Application packages for Collectives.