Sunday, February 14, 2021

ARTICULATE: UK-ASEAN Cross-Cultural Digital Programme 2021

Are you an aspiring young artist between 14-21 years old and is currently based in ASEAN or the UK? 
Are you ready to kickstart your journey in the creative world and participate in cross-cultural creative collaborations and form long-lasting friendships and mentorship opportunities?  Are you looking to develop your portfolio and meet inspiring world-class artists? 
ART-I-CULATE is a digital experiential programme for 40 young aspiring artists from the UK and 5 ASEAN countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam. The aim of the programme is to champion cultural understanding and art-centred digital innovation between ASEAN and the UK. 
Participants will be provided access to high-quality digital series of art masterclasses, cultural dialogue, and a three month-long cross-cultural collaboration which equips participants to boost their portfolios whilst weaving long-lasting relationships. 
At the end of the programme, artworks will be featured in a digital art exhibition which will be accessible to the wider audience globally. The artworks will also be published via an e-book, showcasing participants’ enhanced artistic and technological know-hows, collaborative synergy and transformative cultural understanding of Southeast Asian and British arts and culture.​​​
Applicants must meet the following requirements and submit further documents:
  • Be between 14-21years old at the start of the programme
  • Be based in any of the following countries:
    • ASEAN: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam
    • UK: England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, British Isles
  • Confirmation of availability to attend all events (please kindly refer to the programme outline below)
  • Submission of sample artwork, 10MB max - ​Please note that plagiarised entries will result in an automatic disqualification
  • For applicants under 18 yrs old: submission of parental / Guardian Consent via electronic signature
  • Access to a computer, internet connection and Zoom platform.
Girls from less privileged backgrounds, young people with ​disabilities and those who hold refugee status are highly encouraged to apply.​
How to Apply:
To apply, please complete the form via: and submit it before the deadline on

For any inquiries, please email:


28 February 2021.


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