Young Artist of the Year Award 2016
9 - 31 October 2016
Venue: Dar al Sa’a, Ramallah, Palestine
Artists: Noor Abed, Abdallah Awwad, Asma Ghanem, Inas Halabi, Aya Kirresh, Majd Masri, Majdal Nateel, Ruba Salameh, Somar Sallam
Curator: Nat Muller
Young Artist of the Year Award (YAYA)
The Young Artist of the Year Award is named after the late Palestinian artist, Hassan Hourani, who passed away in a tragic accident in August 2003. The Award was first organised in 2000 and has been repeated on a biennial basis as part of the A.M. Qattan Foundation’s Culture and Arts Programme. It is open to Palestinian artists, regardless of their place of residence, between the ages of 22 and 30 who work in any area of the visual arts.
The YAYA2016 jury members are: Sven Augustijnen, Tayseer Batniji, Katerina Gregos, Nadia Kaabi- Linke, Ala Younis.
Exhibition of the nine artists shortlisted for the 2016 Young Artist of the Year Award. 9 - 31 October 2016, Dar al Sa’a, Ramallah, Palestine. Curator: Nat Muller