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INDEX Design Series @ World Trade Center

INDEX Design Series @ World Trade Center INDEX Design Series is the largest and longest running collection of interior, design and trend exhibitions in the Middle East. Established in 1990, INDEX Design Series, organised by dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa are 8 focused events that present a rich and varied array of innovative, original and creative products and solutions for residential, retail, hospitality, educational, commercial, healthcare properties. The 27th edition of INDEX will focus on Design for the Senses, and aims to offer interior designers, architects and procurers the ultimate creative platform on which to network and source…

Edoardo Tresoldi negli UAE - le committenze ad Abu Dhabi e Al Dhaid

Edoardo Tresoldi negli UAE – le committenze ad Abu Dhabi e Al Dhaid Siamo state onorate di incontrare Edoardo Tresoldi ad Abu Dhabi lo scorso aprile. Erano i suoi ultimi giorni negli Emirati, dopo aver lavorato senza sosta per mesi tra la capitale Abu Dhabi, per un maestoso e privatissimo evento della famiglia reale, e ad Al Dhaid, nel mezzo del deserto dell’emirato di Sharjah, in un sito archeologico.  Edoardo Tresoldi, classe 1987, è nato nella provincia di Milano. Diplomato all’Istituto d’Arte di Monza, considera Roma la sua casa, il posto dove tornare dopo i suoi lavori in giro per…

Weekend on the way: events around Dubai 11-12-13 May 2017

Weekend on the way: events around Dubai 11-12-13 May 2017 Italian Serenade @ DUCTAC The Italian Soprano Monica De Rosa McKay and the Dubai String Quartet will join together for an enchanting performance of Italian masterpieces. This prestigious event is under the auspices of the Consulate General of Italy in Dubai and in collaboration with the Italian Industry & Commerce Office in the UAE , and is in honour of the Italian National Day 2017. ​DUCTAC Theatre, Mall of the Emirates, Thursday 11th May​, 8:00pm.  Tickes are available from Ductac Box Office: 043414777 or online at www.ductac.org & www.platinumlist.net A…

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…