Overview

Sharjah Art Foundation welcomes participants of all abilities. The workshops offered by SAF are catered to
individuals with physical, learning and developmental difficulties, helping them discover new ways of self expression through art. All workshops are led by experienced professionals from different respective fields. Designed for participants ranging from 3 and above.

Registration

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  • Current

    • Spring 2019

    The Spring 2019 Education Programme for People with Disabilities, scheduled from 19 March to 2 May, has been inspired and informed by the work of Sharjah Biennial 14 artists. It includes a wide range of educational offerings for individuals with physical, learning and developmental difficulties. The workshops are designed to help people with disabilities aged 7 and above to discover new ways of self-expression through art. All workshops are facilitated by experienced professionals, and sessions are conducted in English and Arabic, according to the needs of the participants.

    Workshops organised by the Education Programme for People with Disabilities are free and open to the public. Materials and equipment for the sessions will be provided by the foundation, and workshops will take place either in Al Mureijah or Arts Square in the city of Sharjah, unless otherwise noted.

    For a detailed schedule please click here.

  • Archive

    • Winter 2019

    The Winter 2019 Education Programme for People with Disabilities, scheduled from 5 January to 28 February, includes a wide range of educational offerings for individuals with physical, learning and developmental difficulties. The workshops are designed to help people with disabilities aged 3 and above to discover new ways of self-expression through art. All workshops are facilitated by experienced professionals, and sessions are conducted in English and Arabic, according to the needs of the participants.

    For winter 2019, the Education Programme for People with Disabilities is offering new early intervention workshops every Thursday. In January, the Thursday workshops will follow the theme ‘Action Art’ and encourage participants to explore art techniques that involve movement. In February, the Thursday workshops will fall under the theme ‘Four Senses February’. Each of the four weekly workshops will focus on one of the senses (i.e. sight, sound, touch, smell), and participants will create art related to that sense.

    For a detailed schedule please click here.

    • Autumn 2018

    The Autumn 2018 Disabilities Education Programme, scheduled from 15 September to 27 November, includes a wide range of educational offerings for individuals with physical, learning and developmental difficulties to help them discover new ways of self-expression through art. Designed for participants aged 7 and above, all workshops are facilitated by experienced professionals. Sessions are conducted in English and Arabic, according to the needs of the participants.

    For a detailed schedule please click here.


    • Summer 2018

    The Summer 2018 Disabilities Education Programme, scheduled from 5 July to 16 August, includes a wide range of educational offerings for individuals with physical, learning and developmental difficulties to help them discover new ways of self-expression through art. Designed for participants ranging from 7 to 30 years of age, all workshops are facilitated by experienced professionals.

    For a detailed schedule please click here


    • Autumn 2016
    For a detailed schedule please click here.

    •Autumn/Winter:

    Autumn/Winter 2015
    Sharjah Art Foundation presents activities and workshops for all abilities. These workshops offer learning experiences and create challenges to encourage communication and cognitive thinking.

    For a detailed schedule of Children and Young Adults with Disabilities Education Programme please click here.

    Autumn/Winter 2014
    For a detailed schedule of Programme for Children and Young Adults with Disabilities please click here.

    •Sharjah Biennial:

    Sharjah Biennial 12
    For a detailed schedule of SB12 Programme for Children and Young Adults with Disabilities please click here.


Tuesday 23.04.2019

Letter Writing Project

Letter Writing Project

Education Programme for People with Disabilities

Arts Square
Arts Area, Al Shuweiheen

Thursday 25.04.2019

Equine Photography

Equine Photography

Education Programme for People with Disabilities

Sharjah Art Museum
Arts Area, Al Shuweiheen

Saturday 27.04.2019

Children’s Open Day 7

Children’s Open Day 7

Children's Courses and Workshops

Art for All centre
Al Mureijah Square

Tuesday 30.04.2019

Thursday 2.05.2019

Ramadan Lanterns

Ramadan Lanterns

Education Programme for People with Disabilities

Art for All centre
Al Mureijah Square

Saturday 4.05.2019

Children’s Open Day 8

Children’s Open Day 8

Children's Courses and Workshops

Art for All centre
Al Mureijah Square