Made in Tashkeel 2021

The 2021 summer group exhibition at Tashkeel (Nad Al Sheba) will explore the depth and diversity of UAE contemporary art and design through recent works by selected artists and designers who have engaged with Tashkeel over the last 2 years.

Submission deadline: 10pm, Tuesday 1 June
Selection made by: Tuesday 15 June
Artwork Delivery period: Saturday 26 June – Wednesday 30 June
Exhibition period: Tuesday 6 July – Tuesday 7 September

Applicant Details


(If selected, this will be published in the catalogue and used for marketing purposes.)

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Participation with Tashkeel.
In what capacity have you participated with Tashkeel since 1 May 2019? 

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Proposed Work/s 
TitleMediumDimensionsYearDescription of the work

You can submit up to three separate works. This text may be used for promotional and publicity purposes. 150 words maximum limit.

Images of submitted works should be high resolution, JPEG or TIFF; video works at least 720p, in .mov or .mp4 format; audio works (wav or aiff).

Files under 1MB will not be accepted.

Files under 1MB will not be accepted.

Files under 1MB will not be accepted.

Please note that selected applicants will be responsible for the framing and mounting of their works to a professional standard before delivering them to Tashkeel.

Do any of the works have specific installation requirements? If yes, please state below.

(Optional) Propose an activity or workshop.
Made in Tashkeel 2021 is an opportunity to share your knowledge and skills with others in workshops, talks, presentations or other training activities linked to the exhibition. Delivered at Tashkeel or online, sessions can be proposed for adults or children.

Description of the proposed activity should contain a full description of the session; learning outcomes for participants; a complete list of materials and equipment needed; and the preferred location (Tashkeel or online).