22-24th August. ArtRole CE, Adalet R. Garmiany is co-ordinating the Morgenland Festival Osnabrück – an International musical festival – in Iraqi Kurdistan for the first time. The festival is defined by the idea of appreciation of the cultural impulses from the Occident and Orient.
10th January 2013 In collaboration with The U.S. Consulate General in Erbil, ArtRole is organising a film screening and workshop by two American documentary filmmakers Ronald Legiardi-Laura and Marilyn Agrelo. The two directors will be conducting workshops on filmmaking and holding discussions about their films and their work.
[From The Sunday Times, UK, 9th March 2014] As tourism slogans go, “Come to sunny Iraq!” is problematic, but Britain’s biggest adventure travel company is inviting you to do just that. Well, to come to part of Iraq, anyway. New group tours from Explore avoid the violence-torn south and stick to Kurdistan, the semi-autonomous northern […]
June 17-19, 2010 An Animation and painting exhibition by Kurdish Iranian artist Mashallah Muhammedi sponsored and supported by ArtRole.
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 […]
ArtRole is proud to support Caspian Arts Foundation’s ‘Beyond the Studio: New Approaches for Emerging Artists’, a series of talks and workshops at the Salahaddin University-Erbil. For the first time, Caspian Arts Foundation will bring contemporary art practices in fine art, photography / video art & script-writing to 2nd & 3rd year BA art students in the Kurdish […]
ArtRole Chief Executive Adalet R. Garmiany was invited as a Keynote Speaker, for Goethe-Institut “MOOC Managing the Arts in 2016” – An online course for Cultural Managers worldwide – moderated by Chris Dercon, Director of Tate Modern Gallery London.More than 17,000 people from more than 170 countries participated. Adalet talked about Culture Institutions in Transition, especially […]