81 Designs and Nada Debs unveil ‘On Belonging’ at Abu Dhabi Art

Press Release 81 Designs and Nada Debs unveil ‘On Belonging’ at Abu Dhabi Art As Abu Dhabi Art opens to the public today, UAE social enterprise 81 Designs that works Palestinian refugee women artisans and Lebanese designer Nada Debs unveil a new collaborative collection at Manarat Al Saadiyat. The collection titled ‘On Belonging’ is a culmination of a six-month project inspired by Palestinian artist Nabil Anani’s ‘In Pursuit of Utopia’ which is a picturesque portrayal of his imagined homeland envisioned as one immaculate landscape, without division or disruptions. Reimagined by Nada Debs and her brand ethos that follow the ‘handmade…

Peter Sagan wins the Giro d'Italia Criterium at Expo 2020 Dubai

Press Release Peter Sagan wins the Giro d’Italia Criterium at Expo 2020 Dubai Peter Sagan won the first-ever Giro d’Italia Criterium, organised by RCS Sport with the support of MadeinItaly.gov.it, Dubai Sports Council and Expo 2020 Dubai. H.H. Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Sports Council, met the riders before the start and took photos with the iconic Trofeo Senza Fine. Peter Sagan crossed the finish line of the Giro d’Italia Criterium in first place, after completing 30 laps of a 2.1km circuit, within the Expo 2020 Dubai – the first World Expo ever hosted in the Middle East,…

Arab Fashion Week Dubai Highlights 2021

Arab Fashion Week Dubai Highlights 2021   The Arab Fashion Week took place in Dubai at the Dubai Design District, a space where the world of art, design and fashion co-exist. The AFW inaugurated the fashion event by introducing the first in-person Fashion Icon Awards and Arab Fashion Council names Barbie, the most diverse fashion doll in the world, as  the Fashion Icon 2021. The gala dinner hosted celebrities as well as some important figures in the fashion industry to celebrate the Spring Summer 2022 collection. The awards ceremony ended with the Maya Diab Performance that presented  the Trophy to…

The Fashion Icon Awards 2021, 24 October 2021 Arab Fashion Week-Women's Spring Summer 2022, 25-28 October 2021

Press Release The Fashion Icon Awards 2021, 24 October 2021 Arab Fashion Week-Women’s Spring Summer 2022, 25-28 October 2021 The Arab Fashion Council in strategic partnership with Dubai Design District (d3) – a global centre for art, architecture, fashion and design, together with Hu Management, the event’s curator are delighted to confirm that Fashion Icon Awards 2021 and Arab Fashion Week will return to its full physical schedule from 24-28 Oct 2021 in d3, cementing Dubai’s position as a global destination for design, fashion and talent. The fashion scene will start on the 24th of October 2021 with the Fashion Icon Awards, an exclusive pink carpet gala dinner graced by…

Cerimonia inaugurale del Padiglione Italia ad Expo 2020 Dubai, 1 Ottobre 2021

Comunicato Stampa Cerimonia inaugurale del Padiglione Italia ad Expo 2020 Dubai, 1 Ottobre 2021 Con la cerimonia inaugurale alla presenza dei rappresentanti delle Regioni, del mondo dell’impresa, dell’accademia e della cultura di tutto il Paese ha aperto al pubblico di tutto il mondo il Padiglione Italia ad Expo 2020 Dubai, primo evento globale dopo la fase più acuta della pandemia. Sotto il claim “La Bellezza unisce le Persone” il nostro Paese, i suoi territori, le sue istituzioni, imprese e università portano a Dubai un vasto e prestigioso programma di iniziative per la prima Esposizione Universale nel mondo arabo che durerà…

Expo Dubai 2020 Opening Ceremony on 30th September 2021

Expo Dubai 2020 Opening Ceremony on 30th September 2021 Press Release On 20th September 2021, aside from the 3,000-strong audience inside Al Wasl Plaza, millions across the globe tuned in to virtually view the eagerly awaited event. With the golden ring of connectivity – the inspiration for the Expo 2020 Dubai logo – raised to the trellis of the magnificent Al Wasl Plaza, the beating heart of the Expo site and the spectacular setting for the captivating ceremony, the most inclusive World Expo ever was officially underway. His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence…

Presentazione del libro "Hi Dubai - Hi Emirates" presso l'Istituto Italiano di Cultura Abu Dhabi

Comunicato Stampa Presso l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Abu Dhabi e in contemporanea all’Hotel American Palace a Roma, in data 29 Settembre 2021, si è tenuta la presentazione del libro fotografico “Hi Dubai & Hi Emirates” di Benedetta Paravia (Graus Edizioni, pp. 128), che racconta la passione che ha caratterizzato il lavoro delle interviste e delle riprese della serie cross-mediale Hi Emirates, composta dalla prima parte “Hi Dubai” e dalla seconda “Hi Emirates”. In collegamento dall’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Abu Dhabi sono intervenuti Nicola Lener, Ambasciatore d’Italia negli E.A.U.; Ida Zilio Grandi, Direttrice dell’Istituto di Cultura di Abu Dhabi;…