Interconnected in Culture for a Stronger Ecosystem


○ Call for applications: October 29, 2020
Submission deadline: December 25, 2020
Results announcement: January 26, 2021


The Youth-led Cultural & Civic Initiatives aims to encourage community-based and contextual projects using collaborative approaches and to raise knowledge and capacities of young artists, collectives and cultural operators from underserved areas on the development of contextual work, and community engagement in cultural and civic activities.

The component will offer:

  • Up to 32 research and 24 production grants to support youth-led cultural & civic initiatives to implement community-based and contextual artistic production;
  • Two Collaborative Laboratories to take place consecutively where up to 16 artists, collectives and cultural operators will exchange experiences and raise capacities on cultural and civic project development applying community-based and contextual methodologies; and
  • Tailor made guidance, networking and support opportunities to be provided.

Selected Initiatives

Out of 377 applications received by L’Art Rue, from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia, 32 candidates were selected to receive the research grant. 

Countries covered

Story

Story

Implemented by: Cie Colokolo : Cirque urbain marocain

City: Salé-Fès, Maroc

M[E/A]RGE: Participatory Research on Mental Geographies

M[E/A]RGE: Participatory Research on Mental Geographies

Implemented by: Youssef El Idrissis

City: Casablanca-Chefchaouen, Maroc

Moul Tlfazat

Moul Tlfazat

Implemented by: 560Zoom

City: Casablanca, Maroc

KHALIYYA

KHALIYYA

Implemented by: Col'Jam

City: Casablanca, Maroc

Murs mûrs

Murs mûrs

Implemented by: Imane Djamil et Fatine Arafati

City: Casablanca-Tarfaya, Maroc

Invisible Pedagogies

Invisible Pedagogies

Implemented by: Nouha Ben Yebdri

City: Tanger, Maroc

Time Gâte

Time Gâte

Implemented by: Reda Mehenni

City: Alger-Djanet, Algérie

The Wind that Shakes Dreams

The Wind that Shakes Dreams

Implemented by: Fethi Sahraoui - Collectif 2020

City: Mascara - Kahwet El Rih, Algeria

Rahba

Rahba

Implemented by: Ikram Hamdi Mansour

City: Algiers-Timimoun, Algeria

Oral Histories and their Architecture

Oral Histories and their Architecture

Implemented by: Moad Musbahi

City: Algiers-northern Algeria, Algeria

656 mètres

656 mètres

Implemented by: Aly Mrabet

City: Casablanca - Kasserine, Tunisie

Unfinished

Unfinished

Implemented by: Zeineb Henchiri

City: Tunis, Tunisie

Cirta

Cirta

Implemented by: Saif Chida

City: Kef, Tunisie

Semmama, The Mountain that Sings

Semmama, The Mountain that Sings

Implemented by: Kawthar Benlakhdar et Alessandro Rivera Magos

City: Wassia, Tunisie

Thirst Republic

Thirst Republic

Implemented by: Mohsen Bchir

City: Tunis-Nefza, Tunisia

“Being a Woman”  On Egyptian Womanhoods and Photographic Representation

“Being a Woman” On Egyptian Womanhoods and Photographic Representation

Implemented by: Beyn Collective

City: Cairo, Egypt

Alexandria’s Forgotten Entrances

Alexandria’s Forgotten Entrances

Implemented by: Léon Dubois et Mohamed Gohar

City: Alexandria, Egypt

An Experiment in Collective Urban Imaginary

An Experiment in Collective Urban Imaginary

Implemented by: Nadine et Nouran Sameh

City: Cairo, Egypt

Dataland Publishing

Dataland Publishing

Implemented by: Dataland

City: Cairo, Egypt

Sociology of Folk Festivals: Art and Domination in Egypt

Sociology of Folk Festivals: Art and Domination in Egypt

Implemented by: Mohamed Ramadan

City: Cairo, Egypt

Noise, silence and what’s in between

Noise, silence and what’s in between

Implemented by: Sarah Hamdy

City: Cairo, Egypt

Gaza Stories

Gaza Stories

Implemented by: Iyad Alasttal

City: Gaza, Palestine

Historiographie

Historiographie

Implemented by: Moayed Abu Ammouna

City: Gaza, Palestine

Sustainability in Palestine

Sustainability in Palestine

Implemented by: SYKO Project

City: Ramallah, Palestine

IPSEDIXISTISM

IPSEDIXISTISM

Implemented by: Toni Geitani

City: Beirut, Lebanon

Titfaker (Do you remember?)

Titfaker (Do you remember?)

Implemented by: Safia Ltaif

City: Beirut - Tripoli (Libya), Lebanon

Maps of a New Earth

Maps of a New Earth

Implemented by: Ibrahim Nehme

City: Beirut, Lebanon

A Reflection of Time and Space:  A Curated Archive of Queer Art in MENA

A Reflection of Time and Space: A Curated Archive of Queer Art in MENA

Implemented by: Haven For Artists

City: Beirut, Lebanon

Fruits of Barzakh

Fruits of Barzakh

Implemented by: Bahaleen

City: Amman - Um Qais – Zarqa - Aqaba, Jordan

Out of Frame

Out of Frame

Implemented by: Dalal Mitwally

City: Amman, Jordan

RCTH: Community Enrichment by Reviving the Crafts and Tangible Heritage of Jordanian Cities

RCTH: Community Enrichment by Reviving the Crafts and Tangible Heritage of Jordanian Cities

Implemented by: Mazen Alali

City: Amman, Jordan


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