Posts Written ByMichela Spugnini

Art Dubai @Madinat Jumeirah 20-23 March 2019

Art Dubai @Madinat Jumeirah 20 - 23 March 2019

Press release Art Dubai @Madinat Jumeirah 20 – 23 March 2019 Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Art Dubai, the world’s most internationally diverse art fair, returns for its 13th edition with its most extensive programme to date. This edition runs from March 20-23 at Madinat Jumeirah. Pablo del Val, Artistic Director said: “Art Dubai continues to develop original content to redefine what an art fair can be and contribute to the UAE and wider region’s cultural landscape. ” The most…

Shindagha of wonders! Two new museums in town

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Shindagha of wonders! Two new museums in town. Today I’ll be your guide for a very special journey. A journey into the past of this amazing city projected into the future, but at the same time, definitely, proud of its strong cultural roots. “Nations are not measured by their material wealth alone, but by their cultural heritage” I wanna start this tour with this beautiful phrase of late H.H. Sheik Zayed Al Nayan, the founder and the father of the UAE. People have a lot of misconceptions about UAE, and one of them is that this country has no culture, no…

Dubai Design Week 12-17 November 2018

Dubai Design Week 12-17 November 2018

Dubai Design Week 12-17 November 2018 Last year this annual event attracted more than 60,000 visitors! The free-to-attend programme is made up of more than 200 events covering design across a range of disciplines including architecture, product design, furniture, interiors, graphic design, and consists in design-related events, exhibitions, installations, competitions, talks, and workshops. This appointment reflecting Dubai’s position as the design capital of the Middle East and reinforces the city’s new status as a UNESCO Creative City of Design.  We are talking about the 4th edition of Dubai Design Week will take place from today,  12th until 17th November 2018,  at Dubai…

Jameel Arts Centre – Contemporary Art in Dubai

Jameel Arts Centre - Contemporary Art in Dubai

Jameel Arts Centre – Contemporary Art in Dubai. Mark it in your agenda, November 11st 2018. Less than 2 weeks before the opening of Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai’s first contemporary art museum, an independent institution dedicated to exhibiting contemporary art and engaging communities through learning. Founded and supported by Art Jameel: a complementary and independent organization established in 2003 that fosters and promotes contemporary art, cultural heritage protection and creative entrepreneurship across the Middle East, North Africa, Turkey and beyond. The new Jameel Arts Centre is located at the tip of Jaddaf Waterfront, on the Dubai Creek, will be home to…

Weekend on the way 25-26-27 May

Weekend on the way 25-26-27 May

Weekend on the way 25-26-27 May NIGHT SWIMMING IN DUBAI! As you know night swimming is now allowed in Dubai, but from today 84 lifeguards to man the beach, which opens from sunset to 12am, and Dubai will be the first emirate in the UAE to allow night time swimming! It was announced last Sunday. Two smart power poles have been installed on Umm Suqeim 1 Beach that are powered by wind and solar energy to produce a strong light to illuminate the sea, they are also the maker of smart palm Wi-Fi stations. Hussain Nasser Lootah, director general, Dubai Municipality,…

INDEX Design Series @ World Trade Center

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

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…