Posts Tagged‘art’

Art Dubai 2021 – DIFC

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…

Shindagha of wonders! Two new museums in town

Perfume Museum

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…

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…

Alserkal Lates @ Alserkal Avenue on 24th September 2018

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…

Dubai Canvas 2018 @ La Mer Dubai, 1-7 March 2018

Dubai Canvas 2018 @ La Mer Dubai, 1-7 March 2018

Dubai Canvas 2018 @ La Mer Dubai, 1-7 March 2018 Dubai Canvas is back in town: every year, it’s nice to discover the artworks of this artists, enjoying to take photos inside the artwork itself. Dubai Canvas is a unique public art festival organised by Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO). The annual event, launched in 2015, provides a platform for renowned artists from around the world to exhibit their creations in a public space. The Festival is aligned with the directives of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler…

ECHO Dubai Art, Design and Technology Festival Launches in Dubai

ECHO Dubai Art, Design and Technology Festival Launches in Dubai

Press Release ECHO Dubai Art, Design and Technology Festival Launches in Dubai ECHO – the Middle East’s first art, design and technology festival – will launch in Dubai this year as ‘ECHO Dubai’. The Festival will take place at Dubai Design District (d3) under the theme ‘Interacting with the Future’, and will provide a multi-sensory platform for people, businesses and brands to engage and collaborate through: a curated conference; an immersive exposition; interactive workshops; and an audio-visual sound festival. Taking place from the 14th to the 16th December 2017, ECHO Dubai offers an already impressive line-up of speakers, artists, designers, technologists, brands…

Things to do in Dubai 18th-24th June 2017

Things to do in Dubai 18th-24th June 2017

Things to do in Dubai 18th-24th June 2017 Art Exhibition Abdalla Al Omari’s, The Vulnerability Series forces you to change your perspective: The power and the people It’s an image we’re used to seeing: never-ending lines of displaced civilians snaking away from borders or queueing for food in refugee camps. It’s everywhere we look, from the news to social media. What we aren’t used to seeing, though, are the population’s one percent in the same setting. But that’s exactly what Brussels-based Syrian painter Abdalla Al Omari has done in his latest exhibition, The Vulnerability Series, on show at Ayyam Gallery…