Forsa School Application Form
Are you over the age of 21?
Do you hold an Emirates ID?
Are you available to attend the entire programme in Sharjah between November - February?
Emirate of residency:
Ras Al Khaimah
Umm Al Quwain
Short bio (max. 300 words)
Previous experience as a professional artist (exhibitions, shows, groups, opportunities, etc.)
Areas of interest
Budgeting and finance
Project management and organization
Product design and branding
Galleries, client and institution navigation
Writing about one's work
CV, porftolio, and personal statement
Please email us the following documents on firstname.lastname@example.org no later than October 22: your CV, Portfolio, and a 500-word statement describing your commitment to a career in the arts, how you feel about the creative landscape of the UAE and why you want to participate in this programme.
Please make sure to label the email subject and all files with your full name. ie. NahlaTabbaa_CV_ForsaSchool
Forsa School is a bi-lingual programme keen on building a community of peers and exchanging knowledge in the vast mediums and practices the art world has to offer. In order to create a safe and nurturing environment for our participants, please be mindful of the following:
The programme will run from November 2020- February 2021 using a blend of formats: on-site sessions at Sharjah Art Foundation, field trips and digitally for 1 week every month on evenings and weekends.
Your commitment and adherence to the schedule of the programme is essential to maximize your learning experience. If you have any concerns or prior commitments regarding the schedule above, please contact us at email@example.com.
2. Mutual Respect and Good Conduct
You will be meeting and interacting with a diverse group of artists and people within the art scene throughout the program’s seminars, workshops, and sessions. In order to nurture a safe environment and community, please be mindful and supportive of one another.
In order to promote the programme, Sharjah Art Foundation will be photographing and video recording the sessions in this programme. Your cooperation would be highly appreciated.
4. Closing session
Throughout the programme, we will be asking you to keep a monthly report of your learning outcomes and notes. At the end of the programme you will be asked to give a presentation that outlines where you started and how Forsa school impacted your practice/profession, in order for the team and participants to reflect together on navigating the professional challenges in the art world.
I have read and I agree to the guidelines above