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 CE Adalet Garmiany, Participated in an International Forum – Munich on Cultural Education – Migration. Organised by International Munich Art Lab, Germany, March 16th to 18th 2016. Due to the fact that Munich is facing an increasing movement of refugees we want to discuss on how the youthwork has to be changed. We believe on the possibilities of cultural […]
ArtRole and Yorkshire Sculpture Park in collaboration are delighted to announce an “Exhibition from Iraq” at YSP, United Kingdom, November 2016. The exhibition will feature work made during the last two years in Iraq and is hoped to share not only the realities of the current situation but also the tenacity, resilience, hope , optimisim and creativity of people from the […]
ArtRole CE adalet Garmiany is participating in “1 + 1 Talks” an International Programme of artistic dialogue and work between Berlin based artist and international art manager, Berlin, 14 – 16 May 2016, Germany. The participants of 1+1 TALKS 2016 in Berlin are: Adalet R. Garmiany, Irak; Ana Riaboshenko, Georgien; A.S. Bruckstein Çoruh, Deutschland Isin Onol, Türkei; Andrzej Raszyk […]
ArtRole Chief Executive Adalet R Garmiany is contributing to a Book Titled “Future Imperfect: Cultural Institutions and Contemporary Art Practices in the Middle East” (New York and London: IB Tauris), forthcoming 2016. Edited by Anthony Downey Adalet has been commissioned to write an essay on contemporary cultural institutions in Iraq, and his experience working over a decade as Chief Executive and Founder of ArtRole in […]