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Arts

  • A rich fare for art lovers
    Jun 22, 2017 By Nathalie FarahSpecial to Weekend Review
    The fair returns to the capital in November for its ninth edition with a broader range of exhibits and themes
  • How two dynasties forged China’s identity
    Jun 21, 2017 By Holland Cotter
    Ancient artworks on show date from a time when the idea of empire and corporate branding was experimental
  • Symbols of life
    Jun 21, 2017 By Richard HolledgeSpecial to Weekend Review
    Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai’s desire for perfection grew more intense the older he became
  • My life of fear in a war-torn city
    Jun 15, 2017 By Sarvy Geranpayeh, Staff Writer
    Images of families fleeing to escape death revived memories of what now feels like another life
  • Contemporary art in 1970s New York
    Jun 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    An exhibition looks at the vital role artists played in an artistic revolution that underscored multi-disciplinary collaborations that went beyond the visual arts
  • The fine line between law and justice
    Jun 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Palestinian artist Yazan Khalili seeks to examine how how challenging the legality of certain practices becomes an act of subversion
  • India’s meat industry under threat
    Jun 15, 2017 By Suhasini Raj and 
Ellen Barry
    Muslim communities feel the pinch as stringent new regulations on cow slaughter hit thousands of workers
  • The essence of Ramadan
    Jun 07, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Artworks on show depict how the observance of the holy month upholds Islamic beliefs and traditions across the globe
  • Mondrian’s quest for spiritual salvation
    Jun 07, 2017 By Jonathan Jones
    The Dutch painter’s early paintings of flowers and windmills are the key to understanding this geometric genius
  • Ramadan at Alserkal Avenue
    May 31, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Visitors can take part in artistic and cultural events which include creative iftars, art workshops, live musical performances — and extended gallery hours
  • Coming around to the joys of the small screen
    May 31, 2017 By Hadley Freeman
    Footloose made Kevin Bacon a movie star — but now he’s coming around to the joys of the small screen
  • When the artist and the artisan join hands
    May 31, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Artists for Change exhibition at Dubai Festival City reaches out to bridge the gap between international talent and underprivileged weavers in Afghanistan
  • Capturing that moment
    May 24, 2017 By Nathalie FarahSpecial to Weekend Review
    The National Geographic photography competition is looking to showcase slices of Arab life
  • Hong Kong’s ambitious museum plan takes shape
    May 24, 2017 By Kathy Chin Leong
    Long famous for its food, finance and shopping, the city is eager to broaden its image with the opening of M+, a museum of visual culture, in late 2019
  • Where does ‘playfulness’ in art come from?
    May 24, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    The National Pavilion UAE at the Venice Biennale explores a strand of artistic practice in the UAE through the analogy of play
  • 1982 work by Jean-Michel Basquiat sets record for an American artist at auction