• December 17, 2017
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Arts & Culture

  • ‘I thought Hillary was very dangerous’
    Dec 13, 2017 By Emma Brockes
    Once the bete noire of the right, now Susan Sarandon finds herself even more hated by the left
  • Capturing the social fabric of Iraq
    Dec 13, 2017 By Richard HolledgeSpecial to Weekend Review
    Considered the founding father of Iraqi photography, Latif Al Ani was prolific in documenting everyday life in the country, from the 1950s to the 1970s
  • A museum of folk traditions
    Dec 06, 2017 By Rakesh KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Spread over 10 acres in northwestern India’s Jodhpur town, Arna Jhana celebrates the open spaces of the desert, including its flora and fauna
  • The fight for women’s suffrage in Switzerland
    Dec 06, 2017 By Mythily RamachandranSpecial to Weekend Review
    The Divine Order, a Swiss drama film directed by Petra Volpe, illustrates how peer pressure can influence the political process
  • The world according to Alfredo Jaar
    Nov 29, 2017 By Richard HolledgeSpecial to Weekend Review
    The Chilean artist’s work finds order from the chaos of human despair
  • For the love of Sufi music
    Nov 29, 2017 By Haroon MiraniSpecial to Weekend Review
    One man is determined that a 500-year-old music form will survive and thrive in Kashmir
  • A place to learn classical performing arts
    Nov 29, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Apart from hosting performances and workshops, Malhaar offers training as well as courses in theatre, art and craft
  • A cultural hub for emerging artists
    Nov 29, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    A non-profit initiative founded in 2015, Alserkal Cultural Foundation hosts various concepts under one roof to support and promote budding talent
  • The politics of natural resources
    Nov 22, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Artists express their concern about the exploitation of nature and its devastating impact on the environment
  • Seeking the truth about truth
    Nov 22, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Turkish duo Yasemin Baydar and Birol Demir playfully challenge our perceptions of the truth and question how the truthfulness of something can be gauged
  • Demystifying Sharjah’s iconic mosque
    Nov 16, 2017 By Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi, Special to Weekend Review
    For decades the identity of the architect behind the famous modernist structure was unknown
  • Inspired by a notorious criminal case
    Nov 15, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Egyptian artist Habby Khalil explores the conflict between traditional ideologies and modern liberalism
  • Seeing migration in a new light
    Nov 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Through her staged photographs which feature African women with tribal markings on their faces, Aida Muluneh comments on rising racism and intolerance
  • Pushing the boundaries of art
    Nov 15, 2017 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Reem Shadid, curator of March Project 2017, talks about the role of the mentors, the selection process and more
  • Randomness, urban relationships and nature
    Nov 15, 2017 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    Sharjah Art Foundation launches autumn season with the March Project 2017
  • Art auction for education programme
    Nov 08, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    ‘Strokes of Hope: The Art of Making Dreams Come True’ will be held at the DIFC Atrium on November 11