Hammour House Expo 2020 Workshops

One-of-a-kind community art project Hammour House curated by Ahmed Al Enezi brings together fishermen, scientists, artists, school students, and a number of institutions at Expo 2020 Dubai to showcase a selection of visually striking and emotionally inspiring installations

on-site at Expo 2020 Dubai. 

 

thejamjar has actively collaborated with Hammour House at Expo 2020 Dubai since 2019, conducting workshops for Expo 2020's Schools Programmes, managing commissions for artwork production and installation in collaboration with our sister company 17A Art Consultants, and will further collaborate on select workshops as part of the Hammour House Public Programme through the duration of Expo. 

 

As part of its on-going engagement with Hammour House, thejamjar will present a

Making-of-Hammour-House Expo 2020 Dubai exhibition at thejamjar titled 'Parallel Revival' curated by Ichraq Bouzidi of 17A Art Consultants from 22 September 2021 till 31 March 2022. 

 

Below is a complete listing of the Hammour House Public Programme from 1 Oct 2021 to 31 March 2022 taking place at various locations near the Opportunity and Terra Pavilions

Download Press Release for the launch of Hammour House at Expo 2020 Dubai here

Deep dive into a one-of-kind community art project. Download How to build your own Hammour House.

Should you create your own community art project, don't forget to tag #HammourHouse and #YOURPROJECTHouse

The below classes are only accessible with the purchase of an Expo 2020 entrance ticket. Register here

Click here to download a beautiful Archive of 608 artworks created by 2,835 children from 118 schools in the UAE, for the Hammour House at Expo 2020 Dubai.

*Scroll down to view our Classes and Workshops.
 

 

Hammour House Art Workshops – Showcase your artwork on site!

Date & Time

November 12 November 13 , & November 26 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

December 3, & December 17 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

January 7, January 21 & January 22 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

February 12, & February 18 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

March 11, & March 25 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

"Limited Capacity. To book seats please click on the desired dates above.

 

Price: FREE

Location: Opportunity Forum   

Address: Opportunity Pavilion, closest access is from Opportunity Arrival Plaza  

Join us on a creative & fun experience in our workshops where you’ll be the artists! Learn how to make sustainable paper & use it to sculpt & paint corals. Your creations will become part of our on-site art installation! Recommended for ages 14 & up.

Hammour House Drop-in Knitting

Date & Time

1 November 2021 - 31 March 2022 / Daily from 10:00am to 6:00pm

No advance registration required

Price: FREE

Location: Opportunity Forum   

Address: Opportunity Pavilion, closest access is from Opportunity Arrival Plaza

Join us for a hands-on creative experience where knitting artists from our community will guide you on how to use finger knitting technique to create beautiful creatures from under the sea! Recommended for families & youngsters.

 

Hammour House Music Program in Partnership with Centre for Musical Arts (CMA)

Date & Time

February 25 / 1:30pm - 7:30pm / Forum Space

March 19 / 10:00am - 2:15pm / Forum Space

March 26 / 7:30pm - 9:15pm / Forum Space

March 26 / 7:30pm - 9:15pm / Forum Space

"Limited Capacity. To book seats please click on the desired dates above.

Price: FREE

Location: Opportunity Forum   

Address: Opportunity Pavilion, closest access is from Opportunity Arrival Plaza

Musical performances by students of Centre for Musical Arts will take you on a journey inspired by our oceans & characters from the sea. Listen to popular musical pieces as well an exclusive composition for Hammour House. Recommended for everyone!

 

Hammour House Quilting Days

Date & Time

December 24 / 3:00pm - 8:00pm

January 14 / 3:00pm - 8:00pm

February 11 / 3:00pm - 8:00pm

March 18 / 3:00pm - 8:00pm

"To register please click on the desired dates above.

Price: FREE

Location: Opportunity Forum   

Address: Opportunity Pavilion, closest access is from Opportunity Arrival Plaza  

Ever wanted to try quilting? Artists from our community, will guide you to use a sewing machine, beautiful fabrics, and get working! Whether an expert or just curious, come quilt something inspired by marine life! Recommended for ages 14 & up.

 

Hammour House Wildlife Inspiration Series by EAD

Date & Time

November 21 & November 25 / 10:00am - 1:30pm

February 4 / 10:00am - 1:30pm

March 18 / 5:00pm - 9:00pm

 

"Limited Capacity. To book seats please click on the desired dates above.

 

Price: FREE

Location: Terra Auditorium

Dive deeper into the science & marvels of our oceans & terrestrial environment, presented to you by a collection of experts. View engaging & entertaining nature and wildlife screenings of marvelous documentaries by the Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi.

 

Hammour House Talk Series

Date & Time

November 21 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

February 4 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

March 14 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Price: FREE

Location: Terra Auditorium   

The community collectively inspire collaborations to express Environmental themes in an artistic & thought provoking process. Discover our publications & how you can participate in making change towards a better future! Recommended for ages 14 & up.

Hammour House Artist Takeover

Date & Time

Artist: Sawsan Al Bahar

December 4 / 4:00pm - 6:00pm December 10 / 4:00pm - 6:00pm ,

January 8 / 1:00pm - 3:00pm & February 26 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

March 25 / 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Artist: Zahra Jewanjee

November 5 , November 12 , November 19 & November 25 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm


Artist:
Jumairy

December 2 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm December 15 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm ,

December 19 / 3:00pm - 5:00pm & December 25 / 3:00pm - 5:00pm


Artist:
Khalid Mezaina

January 6 , January 15 , January 22 & January 27 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm


Artist:
Ranim Orouk 

February 4 , February 10 , February 18 & February 26 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm


Artist:
Poras Dhakan

March 4 , March 10 , March 19 & March 31 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

"Limited Capacity. To book seats please click on the desired dates above.

 

Price: FREE

Location: Opportunity Forum   

Address: Opportunity Pavilion, closest access is from Opportunity Arrival Plaza  

Celebrated UAE-based artists invite you to unlock your creativity in a series of art workshops, sharing their materiality, passion, and art process to create beautiful pieces together, inspired by Hammour House. Recommended for ages 14 & up.

 

Explore our workshops at thejamjar at:
https://www.thejamjardubai.com/weekly-workshops