Supported by ADMAF.
The winning artist for ACCELERATE UAE is Aisha Juma."Coming to CERN feels like being sent to the core of the Earth, or being minimized and asked to look at the world from that perspective. It is a thrilling position to perceive the world from," says Aisha. Her residency at CERN starts in October 2016.
Aisha Juma at CERN Main Workshop. Photo by Sophia Bennett.
Aisha Juma is an Emirati artist that is passionate about Influencing change in the artistic and cultural international community of UAE, while maintaining the unique cultural national identity of the people of UAE. Her efforts are in preserving, perpetuating and enhancing the UAE cultural heritage in order to uphold tradition and develop an appreciation for this important national resource. Aisha encourages the growth and expansion of social and educational activities as may enrich cultural forms; and she contributes in Increasing the awareness of, and responsiveness to, the value of the Arts, humanity culture in our society.