at the lab - Open Call
Open Call for Projects in The Lab in 2016

Deadline: 15 November 2015

The Lab at Darat al Funun is an experimental space encouraging creative exploration by artists and curators from various disciplines. The Lab is now offering its space and is accepting proposals to work, produce, or curate innovative art projects and/or organize a series of talks, workshops, or film screenings. This call is open to artists, filmmakers, designers, architects, performers, curators, and all creative minds.

Please e-mail your application in English or Arabic to, and include the following items:

1. Your name/address/contact details (if a group, please identify the main contact person).
2. Clear description of your proposal (approximately 500-1,000 words; you can add sketches and/or images if needed).
3. A production plan outline, estimated budget, and timeline. We will assist with any installation and de-installation, and you may use available equipment and materials. We will discuss this with you in more detail if your project is chosen. Our only expectation is that projects run for 4-6 weeks.
4. Please also mention your background and motivation.

The deadline for applications is 15 November 2015.