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Weekend on the way: events around Dubai 4-5-6 May 2017

Weekend on the way: events around Dubai 4-5-6 May 2017 Nelly @  White Dubai All-time legend of the rap and hip-hop scene, Nelly, is going to be headlining the open-air club White. The man behind Hot In Herre, Ride Wit Me and countless classics, will be gracing the stage, and his presence promises a pretty special night. Reserve your place by e-mailing reservations@whitedubai.com, or call 050 443 0933. White Dubai, 4th May Afrojack and Rick Ross @ BASE – D3 The Grammy Award-winning DJ and producer Afrojack will be at the decks spinning his progressive house, techno and electro remixes…

Emirati Arabi Uniti @ Biennale di Venezia

Emirati Arabi Uniti @ Biennale di Venezia Mancano poche settimane all’inaugurazione della 57esima Biennale d’Arte di Venezia. Gli Emirati Arabi Uniti sono alla loro quinta partecipazione (la prima nel 2009), e saranno presenti all’interno dell’Arsenale con una mostra curata da Hammad Nasar: Rock, Paper, Scissors: Positions in Play. La mostra esplorerà, così come il titolo suggerisce, la pratica artistica negli UAE attraverso l’analogia con il gioco. Saranno presentate le opere di 5 artisti locali o residenti da lungo termine, e l’allestimento cercherà di rispondere ad alcune domande: da dove proviene la “giocabilità” nella pratica artistica contemporanea emiratina, in che modo e dove si promuove il…

"Narrating Rome" Edoardo Albinati @ AUD Dubai April 28th

“Narrating Rome” Edoardo Albinati @ AUD Dubai April 28th The School of Arts and sciences in collaboration with the Embassy of Italy in the UAE is hosting a special talk with famous Italian author Edoardo Albinati who will present “Narrating Rome.” Convening the event is Adjunct Professor of Italian at AUD Ms. Cristina Ricci. Date: Friday, April 28, 2017 Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm Venue: C227, Student Center building (C) Rome is the protagonist of the most recent, monumental book written by Edoardo Albinati “La scuola cattolica”, which won the prestigious literature award Premio Strega in 2016. Albinati’s work captures the…

Dubai International Arabic Calligraphy Exhibition @ Wafi Mall - April 15th-30th

Dubai International Arabic Calligraphy Exhibition @ Wafi Mall – April 15th-30th Dubai Art Season 2017 will witness the 9th edition of Dubai International Arabic Calligraphy Exhibition, which is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council. The exhibition will serve as a closing event for Dubai Art Season, showcasing the myriad facets of Arabic calligraphy and works produced by accomplished international calligraphers. The exhibition, which takes place every two years, celebrates calligraphy as one of the most powerful art forms for highlighting the brilliance…

Happiness Talks continues to spread happiness in "The Year of Giving"

Happiness Talks @ Marsam Mattar on 17th April 2017 About Happiness Talks In support of the “U.A.E Happiness initiative” to connect the community through Happiness in the “Year of the Giving 2017”, The Spreading Happiness Team: Vonni Events, Touch Points Consultancy and Marsam Mattar have collaborated to bring to the community, “Happiness Talks – Spreading Happiness” If you are looking to enable a “Happy Mindset” for inner and sustainable happiness rather than a happy event for a short lived pleasure or joy this is the place to be. On a monthly basis at Happiness Talks we will share with you…

-ING Creative Festival -3rd Edition - April 13th - 15th @ Alserkal Avenue

-ING Creative Festival -3rd Edition – April 13th – 15th @ Alserkal Avenue -ING Creative Festival (-ING) is set to return for its third edition this year, once again bringing a host of world-class creative speakers for three days of workshops, talks and creative market. The event will take place at Alserkal Avenue from 13 to 15 April, with registration opening at 9am daily, followed by a packed schedule from 10am to 10pm. 1300 attendees traveling from over 35 countries; 22 Speaker from over 15 countries; 30 workshop to gets hands on and making; 1o mini events to bring the local community together. A…

World Art Dubai @ DWTC 12-15 April 2017

World Art Dubai @ DWTC 12-15 April 2017 LIVE IT. LOVE IT. BUY IT. Finally, cool art you can afford. April 12 to 15 art lovers from over the world can visit the most affordable art show in town: World Art Dubai at Dubai World Trade Center as part of Dubai Art Season. For 4 days thousand of experienced collector or passionate and enthusiastic art lover will be admire and purchase original and interesting artworks directly from the gallery and the artists, emerging or established. You are being able to choose through the more than 3.000 paintings, prints, sculptures and photographs, all prices…