The third edition of the Qatar International Art Festival 2021 (QIAF), one of the biggest art festivals in Qatar, will be held in Katara – the cultural village from October 24 to 28.
More than 300 artists from more than 65 countries are registered to participate in QIAF 2021, Katara said in a press release.
“Art is at the heart of Doha. The city is emerging as a place where a plethora of art-related activities take place each year,” the statement noted. “QIAF provides an international platform for artists from Qatar and around the world. The festival helps many international artists to gain exposure. In 2010, Qatar was declared the cultural country of the region. The festival provides good exposure to the artists invited to the beautiful country of Qatar. “
During the days of the festival, events and activities such as a painting and sculpture exhibition, a live painting symposium, an artistic fashion show, masterclasses, cultural conferences and round tables, a cultural tour of the Qatar and a cultural dinner have been scheduled from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
The five-day festival offers various benefits to attendees including promotion of their work, the ability to be published in print, electronic, digital and social media, interaction with guest art collectors, art investors , potential buyers and more.
“As Qatar becomes a hub of cultural and artistic activities, more and more artists want to come to the country,” the statement added.
Florence Biennale, Italy, is the participating partner with art galleries and other entities around the world including Crislolart Galleries from Spain, ‘Artmosphere’ magazine from USA, Gallery 2+ from Mexico, Funun Arts des United Arab Emirates, Areme Art Gallery of Armenia, Iranian Art Gallery of Iran, Ethiopian Art Gallery of Ethiopia, Guest Art Agency of Russia and UFS University from Beirut of Lebanon.