Six AUS students win Shaikha Manal Young Artists Award

Competition aims to provide opportunities for creative expression

Gulf News

Sharjah: The American University of Sharjah (AUS) announced today that students from the College of Architecture, Art and Design (CAAD) have won six of the nine jury awards presented at the Shaikha Manal Young Artists Awards ceremony. The Fine Art, Photography, and Multimedia awards were presented recently in Dubai by Shaikh Majid Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Culture, in recognition of creative achievement. The Shaikha Manal Young Artists Awards is an international competition open to all residents of UAE between the ages of 18 and 30. The competition aims to enrich the local cultural environment by providing opportunities of creative expression and contribute to the artistic movement in the UAE.