Much of the public activity of the Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation, which opened its doors to students this term, has been around fashion – the background of DIDI’s dean and most of its […]


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Dubai Design Week is returning in November for its fourth outing with a commendably ambitious programme – the most comprehensive to date, with around 230 events including exhibitions, commissioned installations, awards and competitions, talks and […]


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Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath have been named curators of the UAE’s National Pavilion at the 2019 Venice Biennale. A curator duo in great demand, Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath are responsible for the fascinating […]


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The sixth Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival (SICFF 2018) opens on 14 October and runs for six days. The first children’s film festival in the country (and indeed the region), it’s the biggest yet – 138 […]


Artists for SB14

The next Sharjah Biennial – SB14, running 7 March to 10 June 2019 – will show just short of 90 artists from around the globe and more than 60 new commissions. There’s a very contemporary […]


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A new publicly-accessible Photography Studio opens at Manarat Al Saadiyat on 3 October, with facilities for photographers, workshops and exhibitions. The services available include a studio available for rent, a digital lab, classrooms, and a […]