Thursday, August 29 04:46 p.m.
With a programme set to unite the Kingdom’s leading art outlets, practicing artists, and enthusiasts within a unique multi-faceted event, Art Week Amman (AWA) will be launched in its first edition this year between 5 - 15 September 2013.
Organized by Jordanian Arts and Entertainment Management Company ArtMedium, AWA will ...
Thursday, August 29 11:26 a.m.
Building on the success of the three last editions, BEIRUT ART FAIR stands out as a leading platform for the promotion of contemporary art and design of the ME.NA.SA countries (Middle East, North Africa, South Asia) as well as the Mediterranean region and beyond.
This year, BEIRUT ART FAIR features ...
Wednesday, August 14 10:51 a.m.
The British Council’s Young Creative Screen and Multimedia Entrepreneur Award (YCE Screen and Multimedia Award) have been announced to discover local talents in thescreen and multimedia categories. The award fosters collaboration between UK and UAE professionals and enhances unified learning and development in the field.
Launched today, the award aims ...
Sunday, August 04 01:28 p.m.
Pecha Kucha Night was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public. It has turned into a massive celebration, with events happening in hundreds of cities around the world. PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where ...
Sunday, August 04 11:11 a.m.
Fifty leading modern, contemporary art and design galleries from around the world will participate in the fifth edition of Abu Dhabi Art (from 20 - 23 November) in the UAE Pavilion and Manarat Al Saadiyat on Saadiyat Island this year.
Organised by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu ...
Thursday, July 18 10:25 a.m.
International Emerging Artist Award has launched its dedicated online gallery, a platform that gathers the best works submitted for its 2013 award edition.
"This is a chance for the artists to have a better understanding of the participants they were competing against; it was also amazing to witness how the ...
Thursday, July 18 09:57 a.m.
The Crossway Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the 2013 'Create & Inspire' Competition.
In August 2013, 11 emerging artists from Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates will travel to London and Yorkshire to experience the United Kingdom's thriving public art scene and collaborate with professional ...
Sunday, July 07 03:34 p.m.
Christie’s, the market leader in the sale of art from the Middle East, announces a new online initiative to further complement and extend their successful Dubai sale format and increase accessibility for buyers. This new, curated Part III online-only sale will include works comparable in quality to the well-established Parts ...
Sunday, July 07 03:22 p.m.
All eyes - and cameras - of the young filmmaking community will soon be on Sharjah, where preparations are at an advanced stage for the Sharjah International Children Film Festival (SICFF). As the region’s premier festival for films by, for and about children, SICFF is attracting participants from as far ...
Sunday, July 07 10:04 a.m.
The Emirates Skywards Future Artists Competition, launched in 2010, is a programme dedicated to discovering and promoting emerging, creative talent. Whether artists are at college, self-taught, or have been pursuing their artistic passion for years, the Emirates Skywards Future Artists Competition gives them the opportunity to shine by gaining worldwide exposure through ...
Tuesday, June 25 03:10 p.m.
#Besomebody, a social media-driven movement reaching more than 30 countries, “tagging the world” with a multicontinent GrafDiti Expedition #Besomebody, the fastest growing Motivational Movement in the world, with online content reaching nearly 3 Million people in over 30 countries every week, is in the midst a six week, global graffiti ...
Sunday, June 23 05:19 p.m.
The National Pavilion of the United Arab Emirates welcomed guests to the Sale d'Armi for the first time on 28 May, 2013. Presenting a solo show of the work of Emirati artist Mohammed Kazem, curated by Reem Fadda, 'Directions' (2005/2013) was very well received by the 7,000 + guests that ...
Sunday, June 23 03:03 p.m.
Emirates Investment Bank, an independent private and investment banking boutique, has unveiled aprivate art collection which reflects the very best of Arab art and which spans four decades since 1971, the year the UAE was founded. The collection, which was unveiled in a reception attended by distinguished business leaders, art ...
Sunday, June 23 02:44 p.m.
Master Chief, Wolverine, Lara Croft, Batman, Darth Vader, Dr Who and a whole host of popular video game, movie and comics characters will be traipsing around Meydan in July. The two day event, which is expected to be inundated by thousands of fans wanting to check out the latest from the ...
Monday, June 17 11:58 a.m.
The Abraaj Group Art Prize, now in its sixth year, announced the five winning artists for its 2014 edition. The Abraaj Group Art Prize is awarded annually to five artists on the basis of proposals for new artworks, which become permanent additions to The Abraaj Group Art Collection following their ...
Monday, June 17 11:57 a.m.
The 'Capture the Spirit of Ramadan' International Photography Competition™, is a unique and unprecedented 30-day visual celebration of the holy month that aims to educate and enlighten millions of viewers around the world.
The competition invites professional and talented photographers from around the world to join and represent their countries ...
Wednesday, June 12 11:30 a.m.
By the royal direction of Her Highness Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Women Establishment, wife of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Presidential Affairs, UAE; a new award category called 'Design' was included to The Sheikha ...
Monday, June 10 11:20 a.m.
From 17 - 21 March 2014, Design Days Dubai, the first and only product and collectable design fair in the Middle East and South Asia, returns for an extended third edition as part of Dubai’s Art Week.
Applications are now open for galleries that will help retain Design Days Dubai’s ...
Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art Announces its Summer Show and the Extension of Forever Now Exhibition
Monday, June 10 09:57 a.m.
Continuing its mission to share its collection with the public, Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art opens an exhibition entitled 'Selections from the Collection' on 1 June. The exhibition covers three galleries on the ground floor of the museum located near Education City.
Drawn from the permanent collection, the ...
Sunday, June 09 02:18 p.m.
Independent curator Latifa Al Khalifa is proud to collaborate with Edge of Arabia and the Shubbak Festival to present 'In The Open', the first major display in London of contemporary art from the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Presenting artwork from a fascinating group of established and emerging artists who call Bahrain their ...