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Muscat International Festival for Arts, Heritage and Creativity

Date : 01/27/2011 - 02/24/2011

Street AddressQurum Park

CityMuscat

CountryOman

Description* The Muscat International Festival for Arts, Heritage and Creativity village is located in Qurum Park * The International village has been designed in association with the International Congress on Innovation and Creativity in Arts and Crafts. * Involving over 150 artisans representing 25 countries ranging from Egypt and Tunisia to Algeria and Senegal, the competition for the Muscat International Award for Innovation and Creativity in Crafts is fierce. * Prize money of US$100,000 will be split across ten themes. * The competition will be judged by leading international experts in the fields of craft, artisan development and the traditional artifacts industry. * The results of the competition will be announced during a ceremony on the 21 February * Further information can be found on the website www.muscat-festival.com The Muscat International Festival for Arts, Heritage and Creativity, open throughout the 2011 Muscat Festival, is already attracting artisans and art lovers from all over the world. In association with the International Congress on Innovation and Creativity in Arts and Crafts, the International village is a focal point for the showcasing of artisan showpieces from across the world, as well as an opportunity to celebrate the expert work of traditional Omani artisans in an international arena for the first time.

Name of Institution2011 Muscat Festival, International Congress on Innovation and Creativity in Arts and Crafts

Phone

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Fax

Emailmedia@muscat-festival.com

http://www.muscat-festival.com/en_News_8.php 

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