Visual Arts: A Flourishing Field 2017-2022

A. M. Qattan Foundation
Birzeit University - Faculty of Art, Music and Design
Al-Hoash Art Court Palestine
The General Union of Cultural Centers
Gaza Associations for Culture and Arts
Dar Qandeel for Arts and Culture
Tamer Institute for Community Education
The Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center
The Institute for Palestine Studies
Al Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art
The Palestinian Museum
This measure was reported by civil society.
Describe the main features of the measure/initiative: 
• Enhancing freedom of expression through supporting the visual arts field and enhancing its sustainability. Main goals: • Enhancing financial, administrative and technical and core staff capacities, as well as acquiring of needed equipment and other resources related to the implementation of visual arts programmes. • Developing learning and research programmes and opportunities in the field of the visual arts, and making these available to artists, academics, art students and professionals, as well as reinforcing elements that will elevate the enthusiasm and engagement of different community groups in the visual arts field. • Developing the capacities of art organizations in extending support to artists and art professionals for the engagement with and/or the production of new art works, and in building a wider audience base.
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the measure/initiative?: 
Contribute to the development of a Palestinian society that embraces freedom of expression and produces knowledge and art
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Visual Arts