Dubai Customs organizes Louvre Museum virtual tour

جمارك دبي تنظم رحلة افتراضية إلى “متحف اللوفر أبوظبي”

As part of their activities in the National Month of Reading, Dubai Customs’ Corporate Communication Department organized a virtual tour to the Louvre Museum, Abu Dhabi to its employees. More than 60 employees participated in the tour to the renowned museum, which was inaugurated in November 2017 at the Al Saadiyat Island Cultural district. Hamad Al Housani, government relationships officer at the Louvre Museum accompanied the participants in the virtual tour. Artworks from around the world are showcased at the museum, with particular focus placed upon bridging the gap between Eastern and Western…

Samsung Electronics Debuts 2021 Neo QLED, MICRO LED and Lifestyle TV Lines, Highlighting Commitment to Sustainable and Accessible Future

سامسونج تطلق أجهزة Neo QLED وMicro LED وLifestyle

Samsung heads into its 15th year as the leading global TV brand with ‘Screens Everywhere, Screens for All’ vision Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. unveiled today its 2021 portfolio of Neo QLED, MICRO LED and Lifestyle TV displays during its first-ever virtual First Look event ahead of CES 2021. The new line underscores Samsung’s commitment to accessibility, sustainability, and innovation with new advancements that help redefine the role of television in consumer homes. “During the past year, we have witnessed the pivotal role technology played in helping us carry on with…

21st century thobes depicting nostalgia and missed experiences  in Palestine on show at Abu Dhabi Art

استعراض تصاميم أثواب القرن الحادي والعشرين

A collaboration between 81 Designs and Naqsh Collective Abu Dhabi, UAE; November 5, 2020: UAE social enterprise 81 Designs collaborates with Jordanian design studio Naqsh Collective to create A Thobe Story, a line of Palestinian thobes embodying a deeply rooted heritage, which will be presented at the upcoming Abu Dhabi Art in November. The traditional thobes have been modernized to depict traditions that move through time — transforming them from being a national attire in Arab countries into a new visual language. The rich Arabian culture is evident from the intricacy of the work,…

Al-Futtaim Toyota and Emirati Designer Fatma AlMulla Celebrate UAE Culture with Special Edition 2021 Land Cruiser

الفطيم تويوتا والفنّانة الإماراتية فاطمة الملّا تحتفلان بالتراث الإماراتي

Collaboration aimed at empowering Emirati women to boldly and freely express themselves The Land Cruiser art piece will travel through the country to be displayed across all Al-Futtaim Toyota showrooms in the UAE Al-Futtaim Toyota, and Emirati pop art designer and entrepreneur, Fatma Mohammed Obaid AlMulla have partnered to celebrate local art and culture through the creation of a special edition 2021 Land Cruiser. Inspired inside and out by AlMulla’s unique style, the Land Cruiser art piece was exclusively showcased at this year’s Dubai Design Week in Dubai Design District…

UAE’s children and youth build creative & artistic skills at Sajaya’s virtual workshops

“سجايا الشارقة” تعزز المهارات الإبداعية للأطفال والشباب

6th edition of Art Forum organized by Sajaya Young Ladies in collaboration with Sharjah Children & Sharjah Youth engages participants with drawing on fabric, digital calligraphy, and more As part of the sixth edition of its popular ‘Art Forum’, Sajaya Young Ladies of Sharjah (Sajaya), a subsidiary of the Rubu’ Qarn Foundation for Creating Leaders and Innovators, in collaboration with Sharjah children & Sharjah Youth has concluded a series of virtual workshops for boys and girls aged 7 – 18 , focused on honing their artistic talent and creative prowess.…

Dubai Culture announces winners of ‘Dubai Creativity for Short Films Industry’ competition

“دبي للثقافة” تُعلن عن الفائزين في مسابقة “إبداع دبي في صناعة الأفلام القصيرة”

Within the framework of the Authority’s keenness to promote the talents of new generations and inspire them. Rich and innovative entries heralded a promising future for the short film industry in the region. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 October 2020: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority revealed the winners of the short film industry competition that was launched in July under the title ‘Dubai Creativity for Short Film Industry’ to support promising young talents as well as motivate them to create short movies and employ visual and audio media in storytelling…

ART ENTHUSIASTS UNITE TO OPEN WORLD ART DUBAI

ART ENTHUSIASTS UNITE TO OPEN WORLD ART DUBAI

More than 2,000 pieces from over 20 countries are on display at Dubai World Trade Centre from October 8-10 Dubai’s event season kicks off with art performances on the hour, every hour; the World Art Dubai Awards; and the annual School Competition highlighting grassroots talent Stringent health and safety measures in place throughout three-day fair World Art Dubai 2020, the region’s most accessible and affordable art fair has opened at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). Dubai’s first international event restarts the exhibitions season with galleries and artists from more than…

WORLD ART DUBAI ELEVATES THE LOCAL ART SCENE

WORLD ART DUBAI ELEVATES THE LOCAL ART SCENE

Uniting artists and art connoisseurs at the show, World Art Dubai’s local and emerging talent shines through Major sales across all three days highlight Dubai’s flourishing art industry World Art Dubai concludes on a high note today, as the fair’s 120-strong international delegation of solo artists and galleries celebrated creative diversity at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). With artists from more than 20 countries across a 2,000-strong collection of diverse works on display at the region’s most accessible and affordable art fair, the event showcased an eclectic programme of live…

UNHCRand UAE fintech Ziina raise funds for Beirut’s blast victims

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 5, 2020: UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in partnership with Ziina, the UAE’s first licensed social peer-to-peer (P2P) payment application, has launched a fundraising campaign to help families impacted by the two deadly Beirut explosions on August 4th. The fundraising campaign will run from October 4th to November 30th. UNHCR and Ziina aim to raise funds for 500 families who were worst-affected by the Beirut blasts. A donation of 368 AED helps one affected family make essential repairs to their home. Anyone with a UAE…

EMIRATI ARTIST ASHWAQ ABDULLA PAINTS 454 THE HISTORIC LIVES OF EMIRATI WOMEN SHOWCASED IN FIRST DIGITAL EXHIBITION 

حياة المرأة الإماراتية بعين الفنّانة أشواق عبد الله

Inauguration of ‘Al Mabrouka’ first of its kind virtual exhibition to demonstrate 10 paintings highlighting the role and lifestyle of Emirati Women across the years ‘Al Mabrouka’ digital exhibition video embedded as a YouTube link: https://youtu.be/OFxpfEeIWQA ‘Al Mabrouka’ digital exhibition video to be downloaded via: https://we.tl/t-owSemUh8R4 With the COVID-19 pandemic causing unprecedented disruptions across all industries, acclaimed Emirati artist and designer Ashwaq Abdulla inaugurated today the first of its kind digital art exhibition ‘Al Mabrouka’ across the region. The virtual exhibition showcases paintings resembling the historic lives and culture of…