Rei Kawakubo: Fashion’s Reluctant Artist

  Fashion and contemporary art have always been like cousins. They share the blood of their ancestors, but they are different. There is a hint of rivalry and a dose of mutual admiration. On a…

Art Dubai 2017: Dubai’s testimony to the growing art scene

If these were the medieval times, I would probably begin with a sentence much like, “the great winds of art are sweeping through the Middle East.” Even though, language has changed its nuances with time,…

A Big space and even bigger dreams: Alserkal Avenue and Atassi Foundation presents…

Syria: Into the Light, the Atassi Foundation’s largest-ever exhibition is all ready to launch this March. The show will also mark Alserkal Avenue’s inauguration of Concrete, a multi-disciplinary, multi-purpose event venue designed by (OMA)

Quoz Arts Fest by Alserkal Avenue

With a show of hands, tell us how many of you attended Quoz Art Fest in Alserkal Avenue last weekend? Ok now, with a show of hands, tell us how many of you wanted to go but…

New Chapter: Lateefa Bint Maktoum’s Solo Exhibition at Tashkeel, Dubai

In her first solo exhibition named ‘New Chapter,’ Lateefa Bint Maktoum, Founder and Director of Tashkeel, tells us of her journey of motherhood in its varying stages from the conception to birth, including all the…

Competition: Mind the Gap by Tashkeel

Mind the Gap by Tashkeel is still open for submissions!   What is it? It is organized by Tashkeel, Dubai. In Mind the Gap Tashkeel asks  artists,  chefs, dancers, performers, scientists, engineers, technologists and writers, to…

How to Navigate through #MEETD3 like a PRO

You have already read about #MeetD3, it is Dubai Design District’s annual community event, in other words an explosion of art, food, music and other cool things for the whole family.

Let your kids #MeetD3

You have taken them to the mall, Global Village, Dubai Water Canal, but they want more. Let the toddlers experience #MeetD3 happening right now at Dubai Design District. Introduce them to Art, music, installations and…

Stocking Stuffers 2016: Under 100$

If you are gearing up to buy your loved ones something fun this year, then this curated wishlist is a go-to. Sure, you can forget all about it and land up with a bottle of…

Dubai Watch Week should be on your weekend itinerary

From the time I was fairly certain that I wanted to be a writer, I was sure of one thing. My writing would strive to deconstruct the world. My sentences would be short I vowed,…