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Press Release Lawrie Shabibi presents Blue from 21st November till 7 January BLUE Shaikha Al Mazrou | Driss Ouadahi Shahpour Pouyan | Su Yu-Xin This November Lawrie Shabibi presents Blue, an exhibition that explores the dialectic between meaning and visual sensation. Saturated with meanings – freedom, intuition, imagination, expansiveness, inspiration, sadness, faith, spirituality, wisdom, peace, serenity, ethereality, infinity to name just a few – blue has more complex and contradictory connotations than any other colour. Always among the most costly, scarce and difficult to extract, it has kept its cachet across the centuries and individual artists continue to respond to it.…

Dubai Design Week @D3, 9-14 November 2020

Dubai Design Week @D3, 9-14 November 2020 Dubai Design Week 2020 is now open! The region’s first major cultural event to return in physical form since the beginning of the pandemic, this year’s event features a diverse programme of 150+ events and activities including free-to-attend exhibitions, pop-ups, talks and workshops, installations, unique retail experiences and activities for visitors of all ages. Including both virtual and onsite activations across the programme, this year’s festival centres on cultural and region-focused showcases shedding light on the local creative scene and on the role of the creative industries in addressing the way we will…

Benedetta Paravia produces second season of the docu-factual ‘Hi Emirates’ also in Italian

COMUNICATO STAMPA “Hi Emirates” parla Italiano con Storie di Donne Islamiche: intervista Paravia e Landini L’imprenditrice culturale e comunicazionale Benedetta Paravia e la nobile Patrizia Landini producono in italiano la seconda serie del docu-factual «Hi Emirates» per raccontare anche all’Italia storie vere di donne in un Paese islamico e moderno quale gli Emirati Arabi Uniti. Paravia, autrice, produttrice e conduttrice dei format crossmediale (TV, web e inflight) «Hi Dubai» ed «Hi Emirates» è oggi affiancata dalla contessa Patrizia Landini nella seconda stagione prodotta anche in italiano. «Hi Dubai» cambia titolo in «Hi Emirates» e racconta di come oggi il ruolo…

Art Dubai Launches Digital Programme 2020

Art Dubai Launches Digital Programme 2020 A great initiative launched by Art Dubai the “Digital Programme 2020”, including: The 2020 On Line Catalogue; Global Art Forum Newshour Special; On Line Performances, curated by Marina Fokidis; Planetary Feed; Art Dubai Portrait. As Cover Image, I have chosen: Sun, 2018 by Lore Bert from Gallery Dr. Dorothea van der Koelen Here, some links: enjoy it! – Art Dubai On Line Catalogue: www.artdubai.ae/catalogue/ The 2020 Online Catalogue showcases more than 500 artworks by participating galleries across all fair sections, with some presenting works specifically from their 2020 booth presentations, while others presenting works from…

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…

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…

Alserkal Lates @ Alserkal Avenue on 24th September 2018

Press Release  Alserkal Lates @ Alserkal Avenue on 24th September 2018 Alserkal Lates returns for the new season! Join us on 24 September as our contemporary art galleries present new exhibitions and our creative concepts, including our food and retail spaces, will stay open until 9PM. Alserkal Residency will host a presentation by Diana Campbell Betancourt, where she will discuss her work with the Samdani Art Foundation. Concrete will present a contemporary dance performance by the Migle Praniauskaite Dance Company. We’re also welcoming two new concepts to the Avenue, CRANK and Nightjar Coffee Roasters. Events during Alserkal Lates: 6PM: Talk | Institution as Amplifier: Diana Campbell…