Galeries Lafayette’s Ramadan Campaign: Fann Ramadan

Press Release Galeries Lafayette’s Ramadan Campaign: Fann Ramadan With the world changing in so many ways for the past six months & shifting to digital – it should no longer come as a surprise to imagine garments made of pixels – instead of textiles. This Ramadan Galeries Lafayette takes an artistic approach by involving art through conceptual installations and by collaborating with TODA (Theatre of Digital Art) a multi-sensory, multi-media immersive exhibition -to bring digital & traditional fashion to motion into The Dubai Mall. The most sought-after hi-tech digitization concept is set in motion during the campaign launch Fann Ramadan…

Ramadan 2021 in Dubai: Iftar best option

Ramadan 2021 in Dubai: Iftar best option Ramadan starts when the crescent moon (called hilal) coincides with the astronomical new moon. The exact date is decided by the UAE’s Moon Sighting Committee, agreed upon by the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department. The date is on Tuesday 13th April 2021. Ramadan is an important time in the Islamic Calendar, when Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset for around 30 days. Fasting is one of the five pillars of Islam, alongside daily prayer, giving to charity, the declaration of faith and the hajj pilgrimage to Mecca. During Ramadan 2021 in Dubai iftars and…

Art Dubai is a leading international art fair that takes place every March in Dubai. Founded in 2007, Art Dubai is the pre-eminent platform for art from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia. Each year, the fair features a globally diverse lineup of over 90 galleries from more than 40 different countries, from household names to emerging art spaces, making it the world’s most globally diverse art fair. This year Art Dubai 2021, the Middle East’s leading international art fair, is taking place under the Gate Building from the 29th of March until 3rd of April 2021 in…

Godolphin’s Mystic Guide wins Dubai World Cup 2021 An action-packed Dubai World Cup came to an exciting close on Saturday, March 27 2021. Godolphin’s Mystic Guide, ridden by Luis Saez, won the $12 million Dubai World Cup on Saturday. Mystic Guide’s victory also gave Godolphin its third straight win in the Dubai World Cup, with Thunder Snow, trained by Emirati Saeed bin Suroor, becoming the first horse to win back-to-back Dubai titles (2018 and 2019). Mystic Guide’s stunning victory brought the curtain down the 25th Dubai World Cup. The battle on the dirt over 2000 metres, the biggest race in…

Innovation and Sustainability at Expo Dubai: the Designers of the Pavilions of Italy, Finland and Switzerland compared

Press Release Innovation and Sustainability at Expo Dubai: the Designers of the Pavilions of Italy, Finland and Switzerland compared Talk with architects Carlo Ratti, Teemu Kurkela, Christoph Kellenberger  The initiative, promoted by the Association of Architects of Rome and its Province, will be held online at 4 PM on 25 March  The 1st of October will mark the opening of Expo 2020 Dubai, the largest post-pandemic global event and the world’s most important showcase in which to present the very best ideas and projects and exemplary innovative models in the field of tangible and intangible infrastructure.  The Universal Expo, the first…

Galeries Lafayette is carefully curating a selection of SS21 collections from eight prominent Italian fashion brands involved in the ‘Italian fashion towards Dubai,’ project dedicated to support small and medium enterprises, promoting their Italian famed craftsmanship in the UAE. The coveted SS21 ready-to-wear collections and accessories will be showcased for four days (23rd – 26th March) at the Pop up located on the 1st floor, Women’s department, Glamour Section. To celebrate the launch, an event was held last 23rd of March in the department store to introduce the creative talents to a mix of fashionable communities and markets residing in…

EXPO 2020: With ‘Water’, the last pre-Expo event, Italy confirms the leading role that it is projected to play at Dubai from october

Press Release EXPO 2020: With ‘Water’, the last pre-Expo event, Italy confirms the leading role that it is projected to play at Dubai from october On World Water Day, Italy once again takes centre stage at the pre-Expo global event, the series of digital meetings that give a preview, one year in advance, of the debate on the central themes of the Universal Expo at Dubai due to kick off on the 1st of October.  “How can we protect our most precious resource today for tomorrow?”: this is the question that the organizers and Participating Countries and Organizations will attempt to…