Rosemin Manji, photographed carrying a mintsa clutch

Rosemin Manji, photographed carrying a mintsa clutch

UAE-based presenter, Rosemin Manji, has been spotted carrying the Coral clutch from mintsa’s latest range, Earth Generation. In the aim to support small businesses, Rosemin has beautifully styled her clutch and supported the brand through her social media platform with her “Designer Spotlight” posts. Rosemin Manji mintsa, Coral Clutch, AED 750   Paired perfectly with the best summer hue, yellow, the ivory Coral clutch is made with resin and incorporates delicate pieces of coloured shells finished with a glittery gold border and natural stone tip. The clutch, Coral, bears similarity…

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Jameel Arts Centre re-opens to the public

Jameel Arts Centre re-opens to the public

Dubai’s contemporary art institution Jameel Arts Centre re-opens to the public Jameel Arts Centre re-opens this week, welcoming visitors with new health and safety measures from Wednesday, June 3, 2020; attractions include three floors of exhibitions and installations, Art Jameel Shop, the Artist’s Garden, seven desert gardens, and more Jaddaf Waterfront Sculpture Park is now open again to the public for groups of five people or less Renowned Iraqi-American artist Michael Rakowitz’s first major solo exhibition in Asia and the Middle East is extended through November 22, 2020 New: Jameel…

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Dubai Culture welcomes more than 2,300 students in virtual guided tours at Etihad Museum in the first month of its launch

Dubai Culture welcomes more than 2,300 students

More than 65 virtual guided tours for school students from all over the Emirates Overall satisfaction from the tours is at 96% The addition to Al Shindagha Museum and other museums to the virtual guided tours The experience consolidated Etihad Museum’s premier position among the Ministry of Education’s approved destinations for trips for the year 2020. More than 2,300 students from 6 public schools and 8 private schools in UAE took part in the virtual guided tours of Etihad Museum that were organised by Dubai Culture and Arts Authority via…

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Concluding concert of #letsmajaz’s special programme for Eid Al-Fitr More than a 110k fans view online Yara's live performance at Al Majaz Amphitheatre

Concluding concert of #letsmajaz’s special programme for Eid Al-Fitr

Clocks a massive 75,000 views on the destination’s Facebook account, 10,000 hits on Instagram and 26,000 on YouTube The special programme of #letsmajaz for Eid Al-Fitr celebration, which was held remotely at Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Sharjah’s world-class destination for prestigious cultural events and concerts, was an unprecedented success, with the concluding live concert by Lebanese pop star Yara yesterday (Wednesday) drawing a huge number of viewers online. The concert at which the Lebanese superstar enthralled her fans with a selection of her hits numbers, was broadcast live on Al Majaz…

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First Movie On Coronavirus By Indian Director 

أول فيلم في العالم عن فيروس كورونا

No one knows which country makes the first vaccine for Covid 19, but the world’s first movie on Coronavirus is already shot by an Indian director. While a large part of the world is in complete lockdown with no work in hand, RGV (Ram Gopal Varma), a popular Indian film maker has produced and directed the film with the title “Coronavirus”. He declared that the film was completely shot indoor. The trailer of the film, released a couple of days ago,  has reached the mobiles of not only the Indians…

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GEMS Innovation Awards 2020 Recognise Young Innovators after Virtual Showdown

GEMS Innovation Awards 2020 Recognise

         Awards mark culmination of annual Global Innovation Challenge, which sees thousands of students develop solutions to world’s biggest problems ·         Winners selected from a shortlist of 150 young innovators, who pitched their ideas and inventions to a panel of industry leaders, experts and investors ·         Participants took part in a first-of-its-kind virtual bootcamp, gaining insights into various aspects of business and .entrepreneurship  The final stages of this year’s Global Innovation Challenge (GIC), which culminated in the annual GEMS Innovation Awards on 21 May, were held in suitably ground-breaking fashion,…

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Hatem Al Iraqi’s live performance in Al Majaz Amphitheatre Hatem Al Iraqi’s live performance in Al Majaz Amphitheatre draws 42K online views overnight

Hatem Al Iraqi’s live performance in Al Majaz Amphitheatre

The concert has been viewed 30,000 times on the destination’s Facebook page; drew 5,000 hits on Instagram; and enjoyed by 7,000 fans on YouTube As part of the new season of #letsmajaz being held remotely this year, Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Sharjah’s world-class destination for prestigious cultural events and concerts, yesterday (Tuesday) hosted the iconic Iraqi singer Hatem Al Iraqi, who entertained his fans with a collection of his most popular hits at the second of the three concert series specially arranged for Eid Al-Fitr. The concert which was broadcast live on Al Majaz Amphitheatre’s…

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New Documentary showcasing the UAE’s first Astronaut Reach for The Stars Episode 2 premieres 25th May 2020 at 10:30pm UAE time/9:30pm KSA time on National Geographic and National Geographic Abu Dhabi

New Documentary showcasing the UAE’s first Astronaut

MBRSC and National Geographic Release New Documentary showcasing the UAE’s first Astronaut Mission National Geographic in partnership with Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) unveil a new film documenting the UAE’s extraordinary journey into space. The 22- minute eye-gripping documentary, the second in a four-part film series, premieres on 25th May 2020 at 10:30pm UAE time/9:30pm KSA time on National Geographic and National Geographic Abu Dhabi. Capturing the journey of UAE Astronauts Hazzaa AlMansoori and Sultan AlNeyadi, the documentary highlights their dreams and aspirations, which inspired them to follow their…

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AED 50 million jackpot still up for grabs in 30 May draw Six winners share AED 1,000,000 in Emirates Loto Eid al-Fitr weekend draw

AED 50 million jackpot still up for grabs in 30 May draw

Emirates Loto, the region’s first, fatwa-approved, fully digital collectables scheme with optional free entry to a weekly draw has announced its winners for its sixth draw. Six very lucky winners who matched five out of six numbers in the live draw last night have walked away with AED 166,666 each, having split the AED 1 million prize. 194 lucky players collected a cash prize of AED 300 each and 3,532 entrants won a free entry to a future draw. The Emirates Loto winning jackpot numbers were 2, 13, 17, 19,…

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FUNN continues its virtual multimedia workshops

FUNN continues its virtual multimedia workshops

FUNN continues its virtual multimedia workshops through May for new-gen creative innovators Experienced media professionals are leading participants on a virtual buffet of learning on @funnshj From specialised photography to video editing, calligraphy, illustration and more, FUNN – Sharjah Media Arts For Youth and Children, is offering a wide spectrum of creative online workshops with a focus on actionable-learning to hone the skills of young media arts enthusiasts who are confined to #StayHome due to the coronavirus pandemic. The highly engaging workshops, offered on FUNN’s social media channels @funnshj are…

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Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation Wraps up Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation Wraps up its Cultural Ramadan Series

Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation Wraps up

 Over 1.9 million Online Views Via Social Media Platforms Abu Dhabi, UAE – 18 May 2020: Following its remarkable success and extraordinary turnout reflected in over 1.9 million views on social media, Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF) concluded its Ramadan special events, part of its “Culture is Humanity in Solidarity” online digital campaign. Featuring a rich lineup of art performances and cultural events, ADMAF celebrated the holy month of Ramadan by streaming performances that promote solidarity and fellowship in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. H.E. Huda Ibrahim…

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Automobili Lamborghini launches first collector’s digital stamp

new app designed to create and collect digital stamps

Automobili Lamborghini launches its first collector’s digital stamp in collaboration with Bitstamps, dedicated to the Huracán EVO RWD Spyder  Automobili Lamborghini together with Bitstamps is launching a digital stamp via an app designed to create and collect digital stamps. The first collaboration is dedicated to the Huracán EVO RWD Spyder, the model Lamborghini unveiled at the beginning of May 2020, following the company’s reopening after the COVID-19 shutdown. The stamp is part of a themed series dedicated to the history of the Sant’Agata Bolognese company and over 20 of its…

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Positive glimpses of prayer and memories win Xposure #HomeCaptured Positive glimpses of prayer and fond memories win Xposure #HomeCaptured global contest’s fourth week prizes

Positive glimpses of prayer and memories win Xposure #HomeCaptured

Sheik Shehriyar UAE resident, Ajman takes home the first prize of US$ 1,000; India’s Raj Pawar wins US$ 750 as runner-up Xposure International Photography Festival’s #HomeCaptured contest winded up its fourth week with homegrown talent, UAE resident Sheik Shehriyar from Ajman winning the first prize of US$ 1,000, and while Raj Pawar from Solapur, India claiming the runner-up position, winning US$ 750. Underlining the inner strength one receivesthrough prayers, especially when one seeks a ray of hope that pierces through the darkness to heal, Sheik Shehriyar’s image titled ‘Prayers’ also…

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Sami Yusuf’s Live-streamed Performance Closes Out Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation’s First-ever Cultural Ramadan Series

Sami Yusuf’s Live-streamed Performance Closes Out Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation’s First-ever Cultural Ramadan Series

International composer and singer-songwriter gave bespoke live-streamed performance Abu Dhabi, UAE May 14, 2020: Award-winning composer and singer-songwriter Sami Yusuf’s bespoke concert “Journey of Solidarity,” was released last night across ADMAF’s digital channels. Drawing deeply from his own musical and spiritual heritage, Yusuf re-imagined traditional music for a contemporary audience, in the spiritually inspired songs that have made him famous. Her Excellency Huda Ibrahim Alkhamis, Founder of the Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation, said: “We are pleased to collaborate with leading international artists and pioneers of the chant genre…

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Annual opportunity for photography talents on a global stage is back Fifth edition of the annual International Photography & Short Film Awards will be accepting entries in 10 categories

Annual opportunity for photography talents on a global stage is back

Fifth edition of the annual International Photography & Short Film Awards will be accepting entries in 10 categories Calling shutterbugs from around the world! Give free reins to your imagination and push the boundaries of creativity as Xposure International Photography Festival has opened registrations for the fifth edition of its annual International Photography & Short Film Awards across a spectrum of genres and formats. Hosted by the Sharjah Government Media Bureau (SGMB), the 2020 edition of the Xposure international awards is now accepting entries online  from photographers of all ages,…

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Mawaheb launches ‘7 days of happiness’ challenge

Mawaheb launches ‘7 days of happiness’ challenge

Mawaheb launches ‘7 days of happiness’ challenge to keep members motivated amid COVID-19 Mawaheb from Beautiful People (Mawaheb), an art studio for the determined ones, has launched the ‘7 days of happiness’ campaign to keep its members motivated amid the COVID-19 crisis. Aiming to give a chance to express and polish their creativity while they are home, the campaign seeks to keep members optimistic and grateful during difficult times. As per the campaign, every week, two or three members will be chosen to share what made them happy each day…

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JAGUAR RACING CONTINUES WITH JAMES CALADO JAGUAR RACING’S RE:CHARGE @ HOME SERIES CONTINUES WITH JAMES CALADO AND JAGUAR RACING AMBASSADOR HO-PIN TUNG

JAGUAR RACING CONTINUES WITH JAMES CALADO

Jaguar Racing publish a new episode of the new ‘RE:CHARGE @ Home’ video podcast series In the latest episode, Panasonic Jaguar Racing driver James Calado and Jaguar Racing ambassador Ho-Pin Tung talk about the importance of their roles within the Jaguar Racing team, the ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge and how the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY acts as a test bed for electrification technology Watch and listen to episode six of the ‘RE:CHARGE @ Home’ on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/Z_6tz4cr9V4 Subscribe to the series now to listen to all episodes…

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Internationally Known Sufi Chanter Mahmoud Tohamy Released Bespoke Concert in Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation’s Cultural Ramadan Series of Performances  For the Attention of the Culture / News Department

Internationally Known Sufi Chanter Mahmoud Tohamy Released Bespoke Concert in Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation’s Cultural Ramadan Series of Performances 

Stirring religious poems and prayers in a special performance for the holy month  A bespoke concert by the extraordinary Egyptian Islamic Sufi chanter Sheikh Mahmoud Tohamy was released on Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation’s digital platforms last night. The exclusive “Harmonies of Our Hearts” featured Sheikh Tohamy’s distinctive voice in a breathtaking set of religious poems and prayers in an excitingly fresh contemporary performance. The exhilarating set was a unique mixture of themes from the Arab musical tradition with Western beats and rhythms. The event was part of ADMAF’s…

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Artists eL Seed and Diaa Allam Collaborated in Live-streamed Art Performance in Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation’s First-ever Ramadan Series

Artists eL Seed and Diaa Allam Collaborated in Live-streamed Art Performance in Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation’s First-ever Ramadan Series

Well-known artists took live submissions from followers to incorporate into artworkArtists eL Seed and Diaa Allam, both beloved for work that beautifully applies traditional Arabic calligraphy in a contemporary art context, live-streamed a collaborative art project on eL Seed’s Instagram account last night. In “This Too Shall Pass,” the artists invited social media followers during the performance to share with them a single word that describes how they feel, whatever it may be at that moment. They then incorporated that word into the work they were producing in real time,…

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Dubai Culture launches Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre using digital platforms

Dubai Culture launches Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre using digital platforms

The aim is to shed light on the performing arts for students while they commit to staying in their homes. The initiative supports the ‘Create Together’ campaign launched by Dubai Culture Fatma Al Jalaf: Utilising modern communication technologies in a purposeful way that provides prospects for local theatrical productions or works Promoting Emirati theater and enhancing its contribution to developing the national creative economy Dubai, UAE, 6 May 2020: As part of its efforts to create a foundation for theater as well as a theatrical environment that promotes young talents…

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