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Arts & Culture

  • 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
  • The raw emotion at the heart of violence
    May 17, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Marwan Sahmarani’s recent series of abstract paintings are inspired by contemporary socio-political events, and by nature
  • A search for self
    May 17, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    In her works, Samira Abbassy deliberately blurs boundaries of religion, culture, geography and history to create a new mythology of shared human experience
  • Love, loss and loneliness
    May 17, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    New series of paintings by well-known Syrian artist Nouman Issa on show in Dubai
  • Getting better with age
    May 17, 2017 By Robbie Collin
    As Warren Beatty turns 80, he reflects on movies, storytelling and the great Oscars screw-up
  • Lessons in urban sustainability
    May 17, 2017 By Catherine Sabbah
    Diversity, connectivity and walkability have been staples of the French capital since the 19th century
  • Focus on the UAE’s wildlife
    May 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    An exhibition organised by Paws Trails Explorers celebrates the beauty and abundance of wildlife in the country
  • The journey of a vital artistic community
    May 11, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    A major exhibition at NYUAD art gallery surveys one of the most important communities in the UAE’s history, sometimes called “the five”
  • ‘A pile of cardboard can be beautiful’
    May 11, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Maya Allison, founding director and chief curator of the NYUAD Art Gallery, shares her curatorial vision
  • Photography redefined
    May 10, 2017 By Richard HolledgeSpecial to Weekend Review
    Photo London offers an insight into what exactly is caught in the camera’s lens — and how to interpret the images on show
  • Sharjah, better by design
    May 04, 2017 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    Artists and designers have been given a chance to put a new spin on the city. The results make for an interesting exhibition
  • Achieving fame was not hard for Wang Jiuliang, but staying in the spotlight has proved more difficult
  • Home and identity
    May 03, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Helen Teede’s paintings tell a fragile story of disentanglement and severance from the place in which she grew up
  • An abstract mapping of the city
    May 03, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi
Special to Weekend Review
    Vikram Divecha transposes traces of the city’s roads, and traffic management systems into the gallery space