AJWA HOTEL SULTANAHMETOPENS VERNI ART SALON IN THE HEART OF ISTANBUL

AJWA HOTEL SULTANAHMETOPENS VERNI ART SALON IN THE HEART OF ISTANBUL

Dubai, UAE,March 2019 – Verni Art Salon, the newest addition to the Ajwa portfolio, opened its doors to guests this month. Located in Sultanahmet, the Old City of Istanbul, the three-story gallery aims to add a novel cultural flourish to the area by offering a luxury arts and crafts space in a unique setting. The Verni Art Salon is housed in a historic shipping warehouse dating back to 1571to build galleys running between two shores. A short walking distance away from Ajwa Hotel Sultanahmet,the gallery is part of the city’sremarkable…

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Huge Crowds Witness the Very Best of Arabic Alternative Music, Art & Culture at WASLA 2019 

Huge Crowds Witness the Very Best of Arabic Alternative Music, Art & Culture at WASLA 2019 

Dubai, UAE (April 8th, 2019): WASLA, the ultimate Arabic alternative music festival, was back for its most ambitious instalment yet on Friday last, April 5th, in its new home at Burj Park in Downtown Dubai. The organising team, along with Live Nation, in partnership with Brag and in association with Emaar, and supported by strategic partner Dubai Calendar, hospitality partner Rove Hotels and automotive partner Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East, really expanded the scope of WASLA this year to deliver an event that was far more than just a music festival –…

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WORLD ART DUBAI CONCLUDES,SHINING LIGHT ON THE SHOW’S LEADING TALENTS

WORLD ART DUBAI CONCLUDES,SHINING LIGHT ON THE SHOW’S LEADING TALENTS

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 7 April, 2019:The fifth edition of World Art Dubai has concluded on a high as it marked three award ceremonies during the closing days of the show.Heralded as the most successful edition in its five years, the fair placed the spotlight on a range of international and emerging artists and galleries, awarding winners across numerous competitions and awards that took place during the show. “World Art Dubai has continued to build on the success we have established during the past five years. Renowned as the region’s…

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Global Comedy Sensation Russell Peters to Launch the Brand-new Dubai Arena on June 6th

Global Comedy Sensation Russell Peters to Launch the Brand-new Dubai Arena on June 6th

Dubai, UAE (April6th, 2019): Global stand-up comedy superstar, Russell Peters will make his long-awaited return to the UAE, as he brings his Deported World Tour, produced by Live Nation Middle East and Flash Entertainment in association with Dubai Calendar, toDubai Arena on June 6th. Peters’ previous appearances in Dubai rank among the fastest selling shows in the UAE, and The Emmy®Gemini®and Peabody®award winning comedian’s show will be the first ever event staged at the new Dubai Arena, a state-of-the-art, multi-purpose venue at City Walk. Featuring all-new material and Peters’ signature…

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FROM THE UAE TO CHINA – WORLD ART DUBAI DEBUTANTSFROM NEAR & FAR

FROM THE UAE TO CHINA – WORLD ART DUBAI DEBUTANTSFROM NEAR & FAR

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 05April, 2019:World Art Dubai has underlined its status as a magnet for emerging artists from the UAE and beyond, withdozens of international emerging solo artists debuting work at the fifth annual edition of the region’s leading accessible and affordable art fair. With emerging artists from more than 30 countries descending on the fair, the World Art Dubai line-up represents a fascinating look at up-and-coming artists who could become major international names in years to come. Making a debut at this year’s fair isChina’s Li Lei, who…

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TOUS presents Stay Tender the first campaign starring Emma Roberts, the company’s new global image

TOUS presents Stay Tender the first campaign starring Emma Roberts, the company’s new global image

April 1, 2019. –  Following  the Tender Stories series, TOUS continues to focus on tenderness as a universal value, telling inspiring stories that connect with the consumer.  The brand is breaking all the stereotypes associated with tenderness with the new Stay Tender campaign. In a fresh and dynamic tone, it is showing us that there are many different ways to experience tenderness, focusing on openly showing our feelings and our most tender side, and forgetting about the how and the why. Emma Roberts, the young 28-year-old actress who has achieved…

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TMS launches Ship Finance and Trade conference

TMS launches Ship Finance and Trade conference

The Maritime Standard, the Dubai-based publisher and events organisers, has announced that the fifth annual The Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference will be held on Wednesday 6th November at Sofitel Abu Dhabi. This represents a move to a new, more modern venue. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)–  Trevor Pereira, managing director, explains: “The Ship Finance and Trade conference has gone from strength to strength over the past few years, thanks to the tremendous support of industry professionals across the region, and in particular the encouragement and backing of…

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WASLA Brings Together the Best of Arabic Alternative Music, Art & Culture on 5th of April 

WASLABrings Together the Best of Arabic Alternative Music, Art & Culture on 5th of April 

Dubai, UAE (March 27, 2019): WASLA, the ultimate Arabic Alternative Music Festival, is returning on April 5, 2019, kicking off at 11am and rocking right through until 11pm, at its new home in Burj Park, Downtown Dubai. This year’s outstanding line-up includes legendary regional bands, including Cairokee, MassarEgbari, Mashrou’ Leila, 47 Soul, and El Morabba3. Early bird tickets, at AED 195, are now available at www.ticketmaster.ae. With Live Nation, in partnership with Brag and in association with Emaar, and supported by strategic partner Dubai Calendar, hospitality partner Rove Hotels, WASLA 2019 is…

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H.H. SHEIKH HASHER BIN MAKTOUM AL MAKTOUMOPENS WORLD ART DUBAI

H.H. SHEIKH HASHER BIN MAKTOUM AL MAKTOUMOPENS WORLD ART DUBAI

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 03April, 2019:His Highness Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, Director General of the Dubai Department of Information formally opened World Art Dubai 2019 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) today, leading a delegation of officials and high-profile members of the local and global art community around the fifth installment of the region’s leading accessible and affordable art fair. With more than 3,000 pieces of art from 150-plus artists and galleries on display, H.H Sheikh Hasher Bin MaktoumAl Maktoum was accompanied by H.E. Helal Saeed Almarri, Director…

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GALLERY MEETS CLASSROOM AS ‘MOST INTERACTIVE’ WORLD ART DUBAI RETURNS

GALLERY MEETS CLASSROOM AS ‘MOST INTERACTIVE’ WORLD ART DUBAI RETURNS

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 02 April, 2019: The fifth season of World Art Dubai, the Middle East’s largest affordable and accessible art fair, opens on Wednesday 3 April with an engaging schedule of educational workshops, interactive talks and cultural performances complimenting the 3,000-plus collection of artworks on sale at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). Boasting inspirational artworks from 150-plus artists and galleries from 30 countries across five continents, the four-day art extravaganza’s retail element will cater to the UAE’s passionate population of dedicated art aficionados, first-time buyers, and commissioning private…

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Manzil and Repton school Dubai collaborate on sustainable art project

Manzil and Repton school Dubai collaborate on sustainable art project

The resulting masterpieces will be showcased at two prestigious Dubai Events Dubai, United Arab Emirates (March 16, 2019) – Pupils from Repton School Dubai and Manzil, one of the renowned non-profit centers focusing on social inclusion of people of determination, joined hands to create an art project on the theme of sustainability. The resulting collaborative pieces will be displayed at two high profile art showcases – DIFC Art Nights on March 18th and World Art Dubai from April 3rd to 6th. A workshop focused on ‘Sustainability in Nature’ held at…

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Yara Performs at Vigo Video’s Live Streaming Awards Ceremony

Yara Performs at Vigo Video’s Live Streaming Awards Ceremony

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, March 14, 2019, (AETOSWire) – Vigo Video yesterday presented its livestreaming award ceremony in Abu Dhabi at the Jumeirah Hotel at Etihad Towers with famous singer Yara, Carla Nazih al-Berkashi, performing at the event. The famous Lebanese singer performed 3 of her most popular songs, among them “Ma Baaref”, to the event audience as well as her fans on Vigo Video. The entire event was broadcasted live, attracting more than 200,000 views on Vigo Video in less than 3 hours. Vigo Video announced the best…

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EMIRATES AIRLINE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE CLOSES WITH SOLD OUT SESSION FROM AHMED ALSHUGAIRI

اختتام مهرجان طيران الإمارات للآداب مع جلسة متميزة لأحمد الشقيري

Event brings to an end nine days of literary entertainment celebrating words in every form Dubai, 9 March 2019: The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature drew to a rousing finale today with a sold-out session featuring one of the most influential media celebrities in the Arab world, Ahmed AlShugairi. The event capped nine days of literary entertainment featuring more than 175 authors from around the world representing more than 40 nations worldwide. The Festival took place at the InterContinental Hotel, from Dubai Festival City 1-9 March 2019. The Festival is…

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Sharjah Biennial 14 Kicks off under the title: Leaving the Echo Chamber

Sharjah Biennial 14 Kicks off under the title: Leaving the Echo Chamber

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, March 7, 2019—(AETOSWire)– Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, the 14th edition of Sharjah Biennial (SB14) commenced at the Sharjah Art Foundation (SAF) Art Spaces in Al Mureijah. SB14, held this year under the title ‘Leaving the Echo Chamber’, will feature three distinct exhibitions; Zoe Butt’s exhibition Journey Beyond The Arrow; Omar Kholeif’s Making New Time and Claire Tancons’ Look for Me All Around You. SB14 features over 80 established and emerging artists from around the globe, including over 60 new commissions, as well as many never-before-seen…

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In collaboration with the U.A.E. Unlimited, Maraya Art Centre presents “Tashweesh: Material Noise”,

“تشويش: ضجيج المواد” يفتتح في مركز مرايا للفنون

Supported by the Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development 2 March – 25 May, 2019 SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates – Maraya Art Centre opens the exhibition Tashweesh: Material Noise on Saturday 2 March, which is an exhibition commissioned by UAE unlimited and supported by The Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development. The event started with opening remarks by H.H. Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, the founder and patron of UAE Unlimited, and H.E Noura bint Mohammed Al Khaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, and H.E Marwan…

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WASLA announces New Date, Venue and Headliners for this year’s ultimate Arabic Alternative Music Festival

مهرجان وصلة ينطلق بتاريخ ومكان جديدين مع نخبة من ألمع الأسماء والمواهب في عالم الموسيقى العربية البديلة

WASLA will take place on April 5, 2019 at its new home – Burj Park. Thrilling new headliners Cairokee, Massar Egbari, Mashrou’ Leila, 47 Soul & El Morabba3 have been added to the line-up. Tickets are now available atticketmaster.ae. Dubai, UAE (March 3, 2019): WASLA, the ultimate Arabic Alternative Music Festival has been confirmed for April 5, 2019, kicking off at 11am and rocking right through until 11pm, at Burj Park, Downtown Dubai. This year’s outstanding line-up includes heroes of the regional music scene, such as Cairokee, Massar Egbari, Mashrou’ Leila,…

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Copthorne Kuwait City Hotel hosts grand rehearsals of Hala February Festival 2019

Copthorne Kuwait City Hotel hosts grand rehearsals of Hala February Festival 2019

The 13 famed singers from the Arab world performed rehearsals of Hala February Festival at Copthorne Hotel Kuwait City Kuwait City, Kuwait (February 24, 2019) – Copthorne Hotel Kuwait City hosted the rehearsals of the top 13 Arab singers who participated in Hala February Festival 2019, including Mohammed Abdu, Abdullah Abdallah Al Rowaished, Shirin Abdulwahab, Wael Kfoury, Nabil Shuail, Majid Al Muhandes, Najwa Karam, Assala, Mutref Al-Mutref, Hussein Al Jassmi, Angham, Nawal El Kuwaitia and Abadi Jawhar, while it was home for five artists including Wael Kfoury, Najwa Karam, Mutref…

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Samba in the streets

الكرنفال البرازيلي ينشر البهجة في شوارع دبي

Central Park by Meraas launched with lively Brazilian carnival on streets of Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 February 2019: The city’s first Brazilian Carnival galivanted through the streets of Dubai this weekend to mark the launch of Central Park by Meraas, a new exclusive residential neighbourhood near to City Walk. Over 50,000 residents, visitors and Meraas representatives attended the event with a distinctive Latin American vibe on 22 February to celebrate the launch of the new nature-inspired neighbourhood which will surround a 40,000 sqm private park in the heart…

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Rove Hotels & World Art Dubai 2019 collaborate for Emerging Artists Competition and Exhibition

Rove Hotels & World Art Dubai 2019 collaborate for Emerging Artists Competition and Exhibition

Rove is offering budding artists, specifically GCC residents, the chance to showcase their original art pieces under the theme – ‘My Culture. My Community. My Neighbourhood.’ – as part of the Emerging Artists Exhibition at World Art Dubai 2019 and across Rove Hotels. Dubai, UAE (20th February 2019): Rove Hotels has announced that it will partner with the region’s largest affordable retail art fair, World Art Dubai for the Emerging Artists Competition and Exhibition with the aim to continue supporting local talent. The exciting collaboration will provide promising regional artists…

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‘Drawing Lines’ art book launches in Dubai, reveals Lebanese identity through street art

‘Drawing Lines’ art book launches in Dubai, reveals Lebanese identity through street art

Dubai – ‘Drawing Lines’, an art book that depicts the diversity and undaunted spirit of Lebanese identity, launches in the UAE, at Cities Dubai in Galleria Mall on 27th and 28th February 2019. With a rich two hundred-page spread, ‘Drawing Lines’ sheds light on a population of lost identities, with snippets captured through raw street art. Each page of ‘Drawing Lines’ tells a different story, through the works of dozens of graffiti artists found on the streets of Beirut, comprised of both local and international talent. The captivating photos of…

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