Qatar and the United States Announce the 2021 Year of Culture
On Monday, September 14th, 2020, as part of the annual US-Qatar Strategic Dialogue, representatives from the two nations signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) marking 2021 as the “U.S.-Qatar Year of Culture” between the United States and Qatar. The Qatar America Institute for Culture (QAIC) is thrilled for this partnership, which will further the cultural connections, collaborations, and exchanges between the United States and Qatar.
ConocoPhillips Joins QAIC As Its Newest Sponsor
The Qatar America Institute for Culture (QAIC) is thrilled to announce the signing of a sponsorship agreement with ConocoPhillips, an American multinational energy corporation with operations in Doha, Qatar, and one of the world’s largest independent exploration and production (E&P) companies. This sponsorship agreement stems from ConocoPhillips’ support for QAIC’s mission and values, which place culture, education, and the community at the heart of its programs. The new partnership between QAIC and ConocoPhillips will allow for more cultural exchanges, art exhibitions, and scholarly opportunities between Qatar and the United States.
QAIC'S New Website
After several months of planning, content creation, and a completely different design strategy - QAIC 2.0 has arrived! Our new website has been redesigned with our users' mobile experience in mind. It has been streamlined and is easier to use than ever before.
In the coming months, additional new content, virtual features, and detailed program content will be available so that QAIC's central pillars of connecting creatives, convening communities, and celebrating culture can reach all those within our family and those interested in our mission.
Join The QAIC Family
Enrollment is now open for the Qatar America Institute for Culture membership program specifically tailored to those who are passionate about QAIC's broader mission of creating, curating, and executing programs and research that amplify the prominence of art and culture from America, Qatar, and the broader Arab and Islamic worlds.
As a member, you will receive exclusive content, invitations to special programming events, discounts on event ticket prices, and other benefits reserved solely for QAIC’s member network. In addition to heightening your experience with QAIC’s culture and arts initiatives, your support as a member will allow QAIC to continue to grow and provide quality content for our members and guests alike. Consider enrolling as a member today by visiting our Membership page for more information.
Support QAIC's Mission
At the Qatar America Institute for Culture, we value the support and commitment of our sponsors that give us the ability to provide quality, meaningful programming to our community. For QAIC, we are grateful for our sponsors that seek not only to provide support to our programming but also wish to engage in a genuine partnership with the Institute that allows us to reach our goals.
As an institution committed to providing enrichment through art and culture, we recognize the importance of demonstrating how sponsorship contributions make a substantial and meaningful impact on our programs, thus directly empowering our global community of artists, creatives, and scholars. It is due to this commitment that QAIC seeks to uncover new sponsorship opportunities with active and supportive partners interested in reinforcing QAIC's foundation so that we can continue to provide a substantive and transformative platform for future generations to come.
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The Qatar America Institute for Culture (QAIC) is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that creates, curates and executes programs and research that amplify the prominence of all forms of art and culture from the United States, Qatar, and the larger Arab and Islamic worlds.
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