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Visiting Programme

Nov 15, 2018

This event unites national and international female artists, activists, workers and academics to discuss how art and culture can address the particular issues of women in Iraq using presentations, workshops, and contemporary art, this visit hopes to foster dialogue among female artist and workers from Iraqi Kurdistan and the Germany. This international event and public program […]

Istanbul Art Fair 2018

Nov 15, 2018
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ArtRole is delighted to represent Iraq with a contemporary art exhibition by a group of talented artists at the Istanbul Art Fair 2018 ڕیكخراوی “ئارت ڕۆڵ خۆشحاڵە بە نیونەرایەتی كردنی عیراق بە پێشانگایەكی هەنەری هاوچەرخ بۆ كۆمەڵێك هەنەرمەندی بەتوانا لە ئەستەنبول ئارت فێر – ٢٠١٨ يتشرف منظمة “أرت رول” بتمثيل عيراق بمعرض فني لمجموعة من […]

Mosul, My Home

Nov 15, 2018

‘My Home’ project is to address the hope and dream people of Mosul who have no expectation of their city and life style future. Details to follow

Spiritual journey: Exhibition by Adalet Garmiany

Nov 8, 2018
<font color="RED">Spiritual journey: Exhibition by Adalet Garmiany</FONT>

An exhibition representing over 20 years of Adalet Garmiany’s work using the medium of conceptual art and new media.        

Artrole CE judges Rise Art competition

Apr 17, 2018
<font color="RED">Artrole CE judges Rise Art competition</FONT>

Artrole CEO Adalet Garmiany has acted as regional judge (Middle East and Africa) for the 2018 Rise Art Prize. Kurdish TV publicity


Apr 14, 2018
<font color="RED">JAMEEL PRIZE</FONT>

ArtRole Is Nominating three artists from Middle East for the fifth edition of the Jameel Prize, an international award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition established by the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in collaboration with Art Jameel. The work will be on show from June 28th – November 20th 2018.   The V&A has announced the […]

ArtRole CE contributes to book

Mar 7, 2017
<font color="RED">ArtRole CE contributes to book</FONT>

ArtRole Chief Executive Adalet R Garmiany has contributed to a Book Titled “Future Imperfect: Cultural Institutions and Contemporary Art Practices in the Middle East” (New York and London: IB Tauris). Edited by Anthony Downey Adalet contributed an essay on contemporary cultural institutions in Iraq, and his experience working over a decade as Chief Executive and Founder […]

Beyond Boundaries: Art by Email

Mar 7, 2017
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Castleford Heritage Trust Park April 2018. The Island Gallery, Queen’s Mill, Castleford 1st May – 14th June. Artists based in the Middle East who would find it difficult to travel to the UK were invited to propose artwork that can be sent by email. The exhibition Beyond Boundaries: Art by Email was curated by Yorkshire Sculpture Park […]