ARTFIVE0 is a newly launched public mural competition in the United Arab Emirates. Awarded by ICD Brookfield, ARTFIVE0 encourages creativity and welcomes all artists living, working and/or studying in the GCC countries to enter. The winner will receive a AED 50,000 award plus installation expenses to be used for a large-scale outdoor painted wall. This award seeks to discover, cultivate and promote emerging artistic talent in the UAE & Gulf region.
ABOUT THE WALL
The wall is prominently positioned along Al Sa’ada Street outside ICD Brookfield Place and facing onto the Gate Avenue main entrance in the DIFC. Constructed of concrete with a rendered finish, the overall dimension of the wall is 11 metres (high) x 53 metres (wide).
We will be announcing four (4) shortlisted artists and one (1) winner of the competition in January 2019.
ABOUT ICD BROOKFIELD PLACE
ICD Brookfield Place is a new destination in the DIFC, designed by world renowned architects Foster + Partners. The 1M sq. ft, 53 storey commercial tower will also include a great mix of retail and dining, health and fitness, as well as a private members club. At the heart of the scheme is a half acre, 31m high summer garden which will be activated by a year-round programme of arts and cultural events.