Leonardoand IDare are pleased to announce the open call for participants in Creative Impact Lab Amman.
Creative Impact Lab Amman 2023 is a seven-week hybrid creative exchange that utilizes community-driven digital and new media art projects to develop youth leadership in the creative economy.
In this hybrid in-person and virtual exchange, U.S. lead artist, Jessica Jabr, will facilitate a workshop series introducing creative practices in emerging media that give access to new forms of exprquession. Participants will learn rapid prototyping techniques for human-centered interactive media design as they explore the cultural and creative industries in Jordan. They will apply ethical design and technology principles to the practice of storytelling through digital and physical media. The Lab is an amalgamation of collective research, experiential learning, and co-design with a focus on local communities to create impactful pieces of media & interactive art. This collaborative project is open to participants of all skill levels who are excited to learn together and create a technology based art installation.
The first two activity phases (Artist Talk and Workshops) will be conducted with the U.S. lead artist and participants at IDare in Amman. The subsequent three activity phases will be conducted with the U.S. lead artist facilitating participants remotely from the U.S.
We are looking for Jordanian residents (age 18+) with:
Participation in the Lab is free of charge.
Submissions will be accepted until July 15, 2023.
Questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Creative Impact Lab Amman (2023) is a Leonardo international exchange supported by U.S. Embassy Amman and hosted by IDare for Sustainable Development.