Qatar Museum launches new creative spaces programme

  • 2 years   ago
Qatar Museum launches new creative spaces programme

Qatar Museums has declared a program whereby a progression of imaginative spaces will be distinguished and formed into craftsman studios around Qatar with the point of empowering specialists, planners, picture takers and different creatives to deliver, assemble networks and move others to make. Every area, in which studios will be influenced accessible for lease, will to be cautiously chosen dependent on the necessities of the encompassing network, the site's tasteful and potential to have a functioning imaginative center point. The first of such spaces is Bayt Al Wakra, which opened throughout the end of the week in the notable Souq Al Wakra. 


Bayt Al Wakra is a conventional home situated in the Souq Al Wakra territory, which itself is a waterfront advertise built to copy the customary engineering of Qatari souqs. As a one of a kind area for a craftsman's studio, the new space can be utilized for an assortment of inventive interests. It highlights four craftsman studios and two multipurpose spaces accessible for lease, both short and long haul. Different administrations accessible at the house incorporate a craftsmanship shop, security and free utilities for tenants. 

Khalifa Al Obaidly, Director of the Fire Station, stated: "Qatar Museums has long tried to make craftsmanship spaces that give a spot to investigate, understanding, and make around the nation. We're excited to declare the opening of these imaginative spaces under the administration of the Fire Station. Intended to help the advancement of the craftsmanship and culture scene in Qatar, the new innovative spaces will offer an open door for specialists to be motivated by the verifiable setting of the house, the encompassing souq and the flourishing network in the zone." 

Studios will be accessible for lease by means of an online application process. Craftsmen will almost certainly lease studios and spaces on a month to month premise, for both present moment and long haul use. Spaces can be leased inside and outside at multi day rate, also. 

Flame Station is known for its drives which champion youthful neighborhood ability including its renowned nine-month residency program, where specialists are given studio space in one of the five stories of the structure. The space additionally has a residency in Paris and New York for Qatari specialists, held in organization with Cité internationale des Arts Paris, France and the International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn, NY individually.