UNESCO-Sharjah Prize: Workshop on Comics

When :

from Thursday 13 June, 2019
to Thursday 13 June, 2019

Type of event :

Special Event

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, Salle Segur, 7, place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

Shama Chokkam-Sunderraj, s.chokkam-sunderraj@unesco.org / prix.sharjah@unesco.org

In the context of the Award Ceremony of the 16th edition of the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, a workshop on comics will be organized on 13 June from 10am to 12.30pm. It will be animated by the Samandal association, laureate of the 16th edition of Prize.br /
The workshop will be open to particpants interested in learning the art of storytelling by drawing. An Arab DJ will also animate this workshop.br /br /The workshop will gather 30 to 40 participants. Their work will be displayed in the hallways of UNESCO.br /br /----br /br /Established in 1998, the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture rewards, each year, two laureates – individuals, groups or institutions – who, through their work and outstanding achievements, endeavour to disseminate greater knowledge of Arab art and culture.