About Our Program



Who Should Apply
The program is open to all artistic practices including but not limited to performance, multimedia, visual artists, musicians, writers, and also curatorial.
Objective and Expectations
The Program provides an opportunity for artists in Qatar to develop their art practices and provides a platform to showcase their works to the world through media coverage, open studio nights, and a large exhibition at the end of the residency.
Artists are expected to be involved with the activities hosted at Fire Station including: networking sessions and collaborating with other artists, meeting with mentors, attending monthly talks and events, workshops, and possibly be involved with community projects.
Artists are also expected to put the time to reflect and investigate their own practice and proposed project, which they will exhibit at the end of the program.
Selection Process
Artists must submit their Application Form and Application Checklist at the Fire Station reception.
*An esteemed panel of judges will assess applications and select artists to be enrolled in the program.