Cultural exchange through the development of art activities between The Middle East & the rest of the world .
ArtRole, is an International contemporary arts organisation dedicated to building a cultural bridge between the Middle East and rest of the world facilitating artistic dialogue, exchange and mutual support. It works to establish harmonious connections through the medium of art and art education.
ArtRole was founded in 2004 by British artist of Kurdish-Iraqi origin, Adalet R. Garmiany, Since its inception ArtRole has worked to develop an annual programme of arts activity in UK, US and Iraq including international artist exchanges, artist residencies, exhibitions, performances, presentations, arts festivals and workshops, human rights and environmental conferences.
ArtRole: Adalet R. Garmiany, ArtRole CEO exhibited work in a solo exhibition of Painting & Sculpture at the Sardam Gallery, Sulaymania City, Iraqi Kurdistan.
ArtRole Nominated three artists from Middle East for the fourth round 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, 2015 Jameel Prize nominated artists: 1. Jamal Penjweny – Iraqi Kurdistan 2. Mikail Rahmani – Iranian Kurdistan 3. Bashdar Noori […]
ArtRole Has nominated six artists from the Middle East & Europe for the Seventh Artes Mundi Prize, The UK’s leading International Art Prize, based in Wales 2015. Nominated artists: 1. Bahram Hajou – Germany 2. Jamal Penjweny – Iraqi Kurdistan 3. Awder Osman – Iraqi Kurdistan 4. Ali raza Garmiany – Ierland 5. Justine Blau – Luxembourg 6. Haure […]