Young Shubbak is a new collective of 18-25-year-old artists, curators, producers and creatives who programme multi-art form events that are relevant to young people’s cultural experiences, and promote inclusivity in the arts.
The programme offers an opportunity for young people to gain access to behind-the-scenes at a festival. Young Shubbak receive tickets to arts and culture events across London, free professional development and guest workshop sessions. Past events and projects include Other Love at Lyric Hammersmith and Bayti Baytek.
Young Shubbak’s current members are: Yasmeen Abdel Majeed, Rema AlRebdi, Sarah AlQaoud, Noor Daldoul, Zeina Dowidar, Sabrin Daoud, Sarah Hamed, Reem Hammoud, Marie-Teresa Hanna, Elise Hassan, Hana Jarrah, Mayssa Kanaan, Malak Khalil, Imane Lamime, Muna Less, Layla Madanat, Mana Merikhy, Laila Staubmann, Riwa Saab and Omar Zatarah.
For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday Hangout with Young Shubbak
On the penultimate day of Young Shubbak’s Bayti Baytek Reem Karssli and Doha Aboelezz, the artists behind the final digital encounter, A Space in Time, were guests on the Arab British Centre‘s regular Friday Hangout. Layla Madanat, who was the producer of the piece, joined them to speak about Young Shubbak and how the artists began their digital encounters; as strangers separated by thousands of miles.
Podcast: Gallery Girl meets Young Shubbak