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Announcement of the winners of the Young Artist of the Year Award (YAYA) 2018
2018Annual Programme
Announcement of the winners of the Young Artist of the Year Award (YAYA) 2018
Announcement of the winners of the Young Artist of the Year Award (YAYA) 2018
- Place: Theatre

Tickets: Free Entry

Curator: Emily Jacir

Artist and filmmaker Emily Jacir has built a complex and compelling artistic practice that is both poetic and political. Her works have been widely exhibited, and she has been honoured for her achievements with a Golden Lion at the 52nd Venice Biennale (2007); a Prince Claus Award (2007); the Hugo Boss Prize (2008); the Herb Alpert Award (2011); and the Rome Prize (2015).

Shortlisted artists
Alaa Abu Asad, from Nazareth and currently studying in Rotterdam;
Yusef Odeh, from Florida and currently residing in Cologne;
Dina Mimi, from Jerusalem and studying in Sierre, Switzerland;
Walid Al Wawi, a Palestinian born in Amman and living in London;
Dima Srouji, from Nazareth and now based in Ramallah;
Leila Abdelrazaq, a Palestinian born in Chicago but living in Detroit;
Firas Shehadeh, a Palestinian, born in Amman and currently studying in Vienna;
Safaa Khatib, from Kafr Kanna;
Haitham Haddad, from Haifa;
Ula Zeitoun from Kafr Kanna


Followed by “Yaa’lo”, a concert featuring Habibi Shehadeh Hanna .

2018Programme