Open call "Wein a Ramallah" Public Open Spaces Festival
19/6 – 25/6/2019
“Diversification and Difference”
Ramallah Municipality organizes from 19 to 25 June 2019 the eleventh edition of Wein a Ramallah public spaces festival
Wein a Ramallah is artistic activities that concord with the Municipality’s cultural responsibilities aimed to connect the activities of its cultural department with the cultural landscape in Ramallah through joint actions.
The festival addresses residents and visitors and hosts Palestinian artists from all over historical Palestine and the diaspora. It displays joint art works created by Palestinian artists with their homologous around the world and hosts art bands from twin-cities and international cooperation programs.
Festivities take place in the City’s public spaces and non-conventional areas leaving open room to artists to explore and imagine new spaces that fit – artistically and technically - with their exhibitions and performances.
Wein a Ramallah chooses a theme every year. In its eleventh edition, the festival introduces “diversification and difference” to promote the spirit of the City, which believes in plurality and dialogue among different ideological, cultural, political and social groups. It also reflects the diversified areas of exhibition in the different parts of the city and the variety of performance arts presented in the Festival.
The eleventh edition of Wein a Ramallah extends an invitation to artists, companies and groups to participate by submitting their applications to the sociocultural department. Applications will be assessed by a technical advisory panel with membership of experts and players in the cultural arena.
Interested artists may submit their applications with the following documents:
1. Brief description of their art work (maximum 100 words)
2. Profile of the band/ artist (maximum 100 words)
3. Link of their project with the theme of the festival (maximum 100 words)
4. Technical requirements for their exhibition/ performance.
5. Link and/or recording about the proposed art work.
6. Pictures of the art work/band (2 pictures with high resolution)
Applications shall be submitted to email@example.com no later than 16 March 2019.
Proposals must ensure that works/ performances fit with the City’s spaces and with the Festival’s theme. Ramallah Municipality apologizes for not accepting applications that do not fulfill the terms and conditions set here-above.