Dubai Culture participates in Sharjah International Book Fair

38th edition of the annual event A rare collection of books on display from Dubai Public Library Encouraging reading and knowledge sharing Dubai, UAE, 29 October 2019 – Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) announces participates in the 38th edition of Sharjah International Book Fair through the presence of Dubai Public Library. The event will be held in Expo Centre Sharjah between October 30 to November 9, 2019 and Dubai Culture will display a rare collection of valuable books from Dubai Public Library at a booth located in Hall…

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Director General of Dubai Arts and Culture Authority to speak at the Turin Islamic Economic Forum (TIEF)

Under the title: ‘Creating a Holistic Environment for the Islamic Economy’, Hala Badri, Director General of Dubai Culture gave a special address on the opening day Dubai Islamic Economy Development Center (DIEDC)is also hosting two round tables at the global event TIEFpromotes social integration and financial innovation through the opportunities offered by Islamic finance Dubai, UAE, Oct 28, 2019: Hala Badri, Director General of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) gave a special address to audiences gathered at the Turin Islamic Economic Forum (TIEF) – held in Turin during…

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THE EDIT: A COLLECTIVE LIFESTYLE SPACE SO MUCH MORE THAN JUST A FASHION STORE

 متجر ذي إيديت يقدم مفهوماً مبتكراً يتجاوز حدود متجر الأزياء التقليدي

DUBAI- October 23, 2019:A shopping experience like no other, The Edit, a unique Jumeirah-based concept store is a beacon of tranquillity amongst Dubai’s hustle and bustle. Set up last year, the one-of-a-kind store offers jaded mall-goers the chance to shop cult fashion brands, artisanal home ware pieces and beauty products, attend workshops, seminars, art exhibitions and fashion pop-ups all under one roof.As well as immersing themselves in cultural experiences, visitors can also treat themselves to a cup of specialty organic coffee along with healthy snacks at The Edit’s café.It’s a…

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‘Art’ of Women Empowerment and Gender Parity

Women in Leadership (WIL) Economic Forum will bring together artworks from a diverse group of artists (men and women) in a collective exhibition dedicated to promoting a gender-balanced world   Women in Leadership (WIL) Economic Forum will provide a platform to a group of local artists to showcase their works in a collective art exhibition dedicated to promoting a gender-balanced world. The 2-day show will run parallel to the conference at the Address Sky View Hotel Dubai on 28 and 29 October and is being supported by 2XL Furniture &…

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AGORA” SPACE AS AN ELEMENT OF ART”

CURATED BY JESNO JACKSON, ART4YOU GALLERY Artists from around the world have answered the call to Agora, Space as an Element of Art and explored this intriguing theme. Fascinating interpretations of their artistic point of view, translated through their unique renditions highlight perspective, projection, and the essential elements of positive and negative space. October marks worldwide Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and with statistics showing that one in eight women are likely to develop breast cancer in their lifetime, many of us have been directly or indirectly affected by the disease.…

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Dubai Art Season is extended for its seventh edition

Dubai Culture’s annual period of cultural events extended for a period of two and a half months Beginning with the inaugural event, Emirates Airline Festival of Literature Dubai Art Season is instrumental in nurturing and developing creative talent Dubai, UAE, 16 October, 2019 – Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) announces the seventh edition of Dubai Art Season. Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Culture, Dubai Art Season will run from 1st February until 15th April, 2020.…

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FIVE MORE SHOWS ADDED TO THE UAE DEBUT OF THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA IN RESPONSE TO INCREASINGLY HIGH DEMAND

Set to take the region by storm, the show will be extended by five shows and will run between 16 October and9 November 2019 at Dubai Opera United Arab Emirates, Dubai – 6 October 2019 – Due to overwhelming high demand, Broadway Entertainment Group and Dubai Opera are pleased to announce yet another extension to the Dubai premiere of the multi-award-winning show. Five more shows will be added to the UAE debut of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA meaning musical theatre fans and Phantom aficionados will have five more opportunities…

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Award-winning novelist Lisa O’Donnell coming to Dubai

Author to discuss the art of story-telling at Emirates Literature Foundation event Dubai, 8 October 2019: Emirates Literature Foundation will host award-winning novelist Lisa O’Donnell at an intimate evening event on Tuesday 15 October, where she will discuss the art of storytelling and the tension between imagination and realism in fiction. Acclaimed novelist Lisa won the Commonwealth Book Prize-for her debutThe Death of Bees. Her second novel,Closed Doors was described as a “dazzling new novel” by The New York Times Book Review. Lisa won the Orange Screenwriting Prize for her…

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Coco Collection to host “plastic painting” residency with Mbongeni Buthelezi

Coco Collection has announced a partnership with South African artist Mbongeni Buthelezi to host a month-long residency in November 2019. Known for inventing his own method of “plastic painting”, Mbongeni will be the first artist to take up residence at Coco Bodu Hithi as part of Coco Collection’s new art programme “Nurture”. “Nurture” will be an ongoing effort by Coco Collection to help and encourage the development of art and artists focused on environmental and wildlife conservation. By using art to educate and to raise awareness of these global issues,…

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ON.DXB ISSUES CONTENT CALL TO REGIONAL FILM, GAME, VIDEO AND MUSIC INDUSTRY CREATIVES

Opportunity for region’s independent talent to showcase original work to industry specialists, investors, peers and consumers at ON.DXB festival from November 21-23 DXB is open for submissions via www.ondxbfest.com Dubai, UAE -5 October, 2019:ON.DXB, the new regional festival designed to support industry growth and talent development in the media, entertainment andcontent development industriesand the technologies driving them,has opened its doors for regionalfilm, game, video and musiccreators to submit original work for a chance to be showcased at the inaugural festival,which will run from November 21-23 in Dubai. An initiative of…

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Najwa Karam and Waleed Al Shami to lead Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner

Ras Al Khaimah, UAE; October 2,2019:Multi-Platinum singer, songwriter, and fashion icon, Najwa Karam, and celebrity singer Waleed Al Shami will headline the Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve GalaDinner this year, it was announced at a press briefing today. It is part of an unprecedented range of activities being organised to mark the annual Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve celebration, set to be the grandest ever. The gala dinner event will be held at the Al Hamra International Convention Centre located on the waterfront near Waldorf Astoria. More than…

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BASE Dubai continues Chapter 3 with DJ Luciano and Desiigner this weekend

Dubai (October 2019): Weekends are about to get even wilder at Dubai’s best homegrown super-club, with the launch of BASE’s new house night on Thursday, October 3, and every Thursday for the rest of the season. Award-winning DJ extraordinaire Luciano is set to hit the decks for the grand launch of house night as he kicks off his residency in style, along with aladies night all night long. But that’s not all; New York hip-hop phenomenon Desiigner will thrill the crowds with an unforgettable live performance on Friday, October 4.…

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 Hala Badri, Director General of Dubai Culture / Chinese National Day

“We at Dubai Culture and Arts Authority send our congratulations to the people of China on the occasion of Chinese National Day,” said Hala Badri, Director General of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority. “For the past 35 years, the UAE and the People’s Republic of China have fostered a strong relationshipacross many different fields. Over this time, the UAE has promoted the presence of Chinese arts and culture, which works in harmony with the diverse cultural and humanitarian values of the UAE. This day marks the beginning of a Golden Week…

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Najwa Karam and Waleed Al Shami to lead Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, ( AETOSWire) Multi-Platinum singer, songwriter, and fashion icon, Najwa Karam, and celebrity singer Waleed Al Shami will headline the Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner this year as part of several activities being organised to mark the Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve celebration, set to be the grandest ever. The gala dinner event will be held at the Al Hamra International Convention Centre located on the waterfront near Waldorf Astoria. More than 1,000 guests are expected, who will then join in…

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DUBAI’S BEST SUPER-CLUB IS BACK; IT’S TIME FOR BASE – CHAPTER 3

Dubai (September 2019): After a jampacked summer that included super-club pop-ups in Mykonos and at Monaco’s 2019 F1 Grand Prix, BASE is ready to turn the page and begin Chapter 3. With a spectacular new set design and a new line-up of the world’s best DJs, including Luciano and Black Coffee,along with megastar hip-hop and R&B artists to be revealed very soon – Dubai’s best homegrown super-club is ready to set clubbers pulses racing, hearts pumping and souls on fire with its opening weekend on September 19thand 20th. There are…

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Stay with the Official Frieze London Hotel Partner 2019

As the official hotel partner of Frieze London, Hotel Café Royal has created an exclusive Covering more than 160 of the world’s leading art galleries, Frieze London encapsulates over 1,000 of today’s leading artists making it one of the world’s most exciting art destinations. The fair takes place in the beautiful surroundings of Regent’s Park from 3 to 6 October 2019. As the official hotel partner of Frieze London, Hotel Café Royal has created an exclusive package for guests to enjoy access to the world leading art fair, located only…

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TICKETS FOR BTS’ FIRST EVER SHOW IN KSA GO ON SALE FROM SEPTEMBER 16

September 8, 2019 – Global superstar, BTS is all set to perform at King Fahd International Stadium for their first Saudi Arabia show ever on Friday, October 11. The highly anticipated show will be an addition to the record-breaking BTS WORLD TOUR ‘LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF’ which was crowned as the top-grossing tour for May, amassing over $50 million during that month alone, cementing BTS’ position as the biggest pop act on the planet. Tickets are available via from 4:00pm on September 16. BTS WORLD TOUR ‘LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF’…

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Year of Tolerance Art Exhibition by 2XL Furniture & Home Décor Opens with a Grand Celebration

The Year of Tolerance Art Exhibition by 2XL Furniture & Home Décor was inaugurated last evening by H.E. Fernando Luís Lemos Igreja, Ambassador of Brazil, H.E. Vipul, Consul General of India, Mr. Abdul Qader Alrais, Celebrated Emirati Artist and Mr. Khalil Abdulwahid from Dubai Culture & Arts Authority. The four-day event running from 11th to 14th September brings together over 100 leading and emerging, local and international artists from diverse nationalities to pay tribute to the UAE’s spirit of peace and equality. On display at the show are over 250…

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“ Imaginarium” AboVE the ocean, OVER the sea

Curated by Jesno Jackson, Art4youGallery Over the years, artists have been drawn to use the theme of water in their work. A subject so varied in its dimensions, that it provides a never-ending supply of ideas and nuances for the artist to explore. ‘IMAGINARIUM’, Above the Ocean,Over the sea, will open on Thursday the 5th of September 2019, 7p.m. onwards and run upto Saturday the14th of September, at Studio Seven Gallery, Business Bay. Curated by Art4you, ‘Imaginarium’ will exhibit work by 12 talented artists who have delved deep into the…

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JAEGER-LECOULTRE CELEBRATES CINEMA AT THE 76TH VENICE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA

Venice, August 30th, 2019 – in the magical city of Venice, Jaeger-LeCoultre celebrated the 15th anniversary of its partnership with Venice International Film Festival by hosting an intimate dinner in the exceptional setting of the Granai di Cipriani. Set between sea and sky on the island of Giudecca, with stunning views across the Lagoon to Piazza San Marco, the fairytale location perfectly expresses the Celestial theme chosen by the Swiss Maison this year. Paying homage to the stars and planets that have always determined how mankind measures time, the celestial…

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