Today 09:36 a.m.
Maison Van Cleef & Arpels and Tashkeel in partnership with Design Days Dubai announced today the theme of the call of The Middle East Emergent Artist Prize for 2014 in a press conference held at the Van Cleef & Arpels boutique.
This partnership, aiming to support and nurture talent in ...
Thursday, December 12 03:19 p.m.
Art Dubai 2014’s Marker section is curated by artists Slavs and Tatars and includes an extended education programme and a dynamic artists’ book publishing venture.
Marker is Art Dubai’s curated gallery programme that focuses each year on a particular theme or geography, accentuating Art Dubai’s role as a fair of ...
Monday, December 02 11:01 a.m.
Play your part in the creation of The Courtyard Playhouse, a new grassroots arts venue in Dubai. Founders Kemsley Dickinson and Tiffany Schultz are appealing to anyone who cares about the artistic and cultural landscape of the city and asking them to play their part in creating a grassroots arts venue in ...
Monday, December 02 10:50 a.m.
March Meeting 2014 examines several pertinent issues in contemporary culture, addressing institutional formation, exhibitions, and artistic production as well as consideration of how to develop education and research initiatives. The meeting is also a point of departure for Sharjah Biennial 12, incorporating commissioned artists to shape a context for their ...
Wednesday, November 27 11:25 a.m.
The fifth edition of Abu Dhabi Art presented a broad spectrum of art and design, registered unprecedented sales and hosted its most diverse public programme to date a world-class display of quality art that ranged from monumental works to small scale creations, and curated exhibitions to solo performances; a stimulating array ...
Tuesday, November 26 04:02 p.m.
The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated Authority for culture, arts, and heritage, has opened submissions for the fourth edition of the annual SIKKA Art Fair, the contemporary artist-led fair aimed at nurturing and promoting Emirati and UAE-based talent.
To be held from 15 - 25 ...
Thursday, November 21 03:35 p.m.
Founded in March 2011, Lawrie Shabibi is a contemporary art gallery housed in a 3000 square foot warehouse in Dubai's Alserkal Avenue in Al Quoz industrial district. The gallery's mission is to promote the works of relevant and innovative contemporary artists from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia. Lawrie ...
Thursday, November 21 12:37 p.m.
EOA.Projects is an expanding gallery created to identify and exhibit leading artists from the Arab World with a focus on Saudi Arabia. Born out of the international success of Edge of Arabia exhibitions in Jeddah, Riyadh, Dubai, London, Berlin, Istanbul, and twice at the Venice Biennale, EOA.Projects is committed to connecting ...
Thursday, November 21 12:07 p.m.
Not far from ArtintheCity's media booth at Abu Dhabi Art is the Waha Organisation booth. An initiative of Her Highness Sheikha Shamsa bint Hamdan Al-Nahyan, Waha works to improve maternal health services around the world. Renowned French artist Rémi Courgeon was sent to one of the Waha sponsored sites at ...
Wednesday, November 20 11:57 p.m.
Inaugurated in Athens by George Vamvakidis and Stathis Panagoulis in 2002, The Breeder represents a group of international and Greek, emerging and established artists. Over the last ten years the gallery has been a pioneer in the development of the contemporary art scene in Athens, and their artists have been included ...
The Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation to commission the National Pavilion of the United Arab Emirates at la Biennale di Venezia
Wednesday, November 20 10:34 a.m.
His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan bin Mubarak Al Nahayan, Minster of Culture, Youth and Community Development, announced today that the Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation is to assume responsibility as Commissioner for the National Pavilion of the United Arab Emirates at the 14th International Architecture Exhibition - la Biennale di ...
Wednesday, November 13 10:59 a.m.
Abu Dhabi Art’s expanding Design Programme continues to support UAE designers, and will this year, also highlight architecture through a commissioned structure by one of the world’s leading architects.
Abu Dhabi Art Design includes a wide spectrum of progressive designs presented in the form of architecture, furniture, product design, jewellery, ...
Wednesday, November 13 09:48 a.m.
The Abu Dhabi Film Festival announced that its next edition will take place 16 to 25 October 2014. The Festival's management also took the opportunity to look back at this year’s edition, which presented nine days of exceptional cinema from 24 October to 2 November. Featuring a vibrant selection of 160 ...
Tuesday, November 12 09:45 a.m.
After a successful first edition, Campus Art Dubai returns with a more comprehensive programme for UAE-based artists, writers, curators and arts workers.
Campus Art Dubai, held in partnership with Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, the Emirate’s dedicated Authority for culture, arts and heritage, launches its second season on October 26, ...
Tuesday, November 12 09:44 a.m.
Celebrating its 11th edition in 2014, Abu Dhabi Festival (ADF) announced the Festival’s most diverse programme since its inception in 2004. ADF 2014 will bring a spectacular programme of world-class and innovative artistic talent to the UAE capital, further affirming itself as one of most dynamic cultural events in the ...
Sunday, November 10 12:54 p.m.
A young Syrian filmmaker has won the third annual edition of TROPFEST Arabia. Samer Nasrallah was awarded first prize by a judging panel of five celebrities from around the Middle East and North Africa, including: Emirati filmmaker Ali F. Mustafa; Tunisian actress Dorra Zarrouk; Syria’s popular actor Basel Khayat; renowned ...
Sunday, November 10 11:41 a.m.
While the IEAA 2012-2013 international tour has just ended with an outstanding exhibition of Emirati winner Dr Hamad Al Falasi and Mexican sculptor and video artist Pablo de Laborde Lascaris at Galerie Gourvennec Ogor in Marseille for the closing of MP2013 (Marseille-Provence 2013 European Capital of Culture) IEAA launches the ...
Thursday, October 31 03:44 p.m.
A diverse range of UAE art and artists - from emerging to established talents - pervade the programming of Abu Dhabi Art’s fifth edition through design, visual and performance art.
Works by Khalid Al Banna, Afra bin Dhaher, Lamya Gargash, Mohammed Kazem, Dr. Najat Makki, Fatema Al Mazrouie, Abdul Qader Al ...
Thursday, October 31 12:41 p.m.
The 8th edition of Contemporary Istanbul, the leading international art fair in the unique metropolis coincides with the 13th Istanbul Biennial. The cross-over of Contemporary Istanbul, Istanbul Biennial and Art Istanbul Art Week (4-10 November) will make Istanbul the focus of a broad international art audience.
Held at Istanbul Convention ...
Tuesday, October 29 04:22 p.m.
BBC World Service is calling on the world’s up-and-coming creative talent to bring the BBC’s global brand closer to younger audiences. Launched jointly with creative member network YCN (You Can Now), the global creative challenge invites those aged between 18 and 34 to "Bring the News to Life". Their challenge ...