• February 27, 2017
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Arts & Culture

  • Globalisation and personal identities
    Feb 22, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Bernhard Buhmann latest exhibition Modern Times referencing Charlie Chaplin’s film of the same name
  • Exploring the concept of absence
    Feb 22, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Faded photographs and jewellery crafted from tears construct a multilayered narrative about presence that has become an absence
  • A dialogue between tradition and modernity
    Feb 22, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Farhad Ahrarnia uses ancient techniques to create meticulously crafted works that explore themes of ideological narratives
  • A new style of calligraphy
    Feb 22, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Wissam Shawkat has started using the letters as a foundation for works of dynamic abstraction
  • A passion for Indian crafts
    Feb 22, 2017 By Richard Holledge, Special to Weekend Review
    An exhibition in London explores the life, work and lasting impact of John Lockwood Kipling — an artist, teacher and curator
  • The notions of writing and reading
    Feb 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    The Ink Project at Alliance Française Dubai marks the UAE’s observance of 2016 as the ‘Year of Reading’
  • Valentine’s Day with a twist
    Feb 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Against the Tides 2017 is showcasing artworks based on the theme of loving and appreciating oneself
  • Two facets of an artist
    Feb 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    A sense of duality pervades Berlin-based Palestinian artist Kamal Boullata’s latest series of paintings
  • A tribute to Faiz
    Feb 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Indian and Pakistani artists will celebrate the life and work of the legendary poet, writer and thinker on February 23
  • A captivating Balinese dance and music drama
    Feb 15, 2017 By Archana R.D.Special to Weekend Review
    Also called ‘the monkey chant dance’, Kecak is now internationally recognised as one of Bali’s top-three signature dances — alongside the Barong and Legong
  • From isolation to intervention
    Feb 15, 2017 Reviewed by Michael Lind
    Theodore Roosevelt and Mark Twain square off over American imperialism, the taking of the Philippines spurs the debate over American interventionism
  • Getting inspired from the surroundings
    Feb 09, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Emirati artist Mohammed Kazem has made it his mission to translate impermanent experiences into lasting artwork
  • Spirits of the wild
    Feb 08, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    British photographer Astrid Harrison has journeyed around the globe to capture the strength and grace of wild animals
  • Bruce Springsteen explains the art of performance and never taking an audience for granted
  • The disappearing natural world of Africa
    Feb 02, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Photographer Nick Brandt captures the impact of man in places where animals are no longer free to roam
  • The journey of motherhood
    Feb 02, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    A series of photographic works represent a new chapter in the creative process of Emirati artist Lateefa Bint Maktoum