• April 25, 2017
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Arts & Culture

  • Learning from the past
    Apr 19, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Mounir Fatmi expresses his interest in the circle and its symbolic meaning throughout history and examines the life of John Howard Griffin, an American activist
  • Feel the limitless cosmos
    Apr 19, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Salima Hashmi presents a show featuring works by established and emerging artists who take a ‘leap of faith and put us back in touch with our humanity’
  • A love affair with glass
    Apr 19, 2017 By Sangeetha Swaroop, Special to Weekend Review
    At her studio in Al Quoz, Anjali Srinivasan withstands 1200˚C heat to craft experimental and unconventional sculptures
  • ‘Throw my book against a wall’
    Apr 13, 2017 By Xan Brooks
    Ahead of the film version of Julian Barnes’s The Sense of an Ending, he explains why he asked filmmakers to be brutal with his text
  • A collision of space and time
    Apr 13, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Pakistani artist Rashid Rana’s first solo exhibition on show in the UAE at the Leila Heller Gallery
  • Video works address limits of perception
    Apr 13, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi
, Special to Weekend Review
    American artist Bill Viola invites viewers to contemplate their own emotions and understanding of life
  • Two facets of an artist
    Apr 13, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Ayyam Gallery presents two shows that highlight Samia Halaby’s latest experiments in abstraction and her role as an activist
  • A tribute to the beauty of nature
    Apr 13, 2017 By Nathalie FarahSpecial to Weekend Review
    Featuring 40 works by Emirati and expatriate artists, an exhibition in Abu Dhabi is a celebration of the UAE’s natural environment
  • Exhibition part of the DIFC’s Art Integration Programme which weaves art into the fabric of the community
  • ‘Music unites us on a fundamental level’
    Apr 05, 2017 By Nathalie FarahSpecial to Weekend Review
    Chinese-American cellist Yo Yo Ma talks about the importance of culture, the role of cultural ambassadors and the Silk Road Ensemble
  • An exlporation of Nepal’s capital
    Apr 05, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    For the inaugural Kathmandu Triennale, more than 50 artists were invited to contemplate the relationship between art and the city
  • Politics and poetics of identity
    Apr 05, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Multi-media artist Alia Ali’s series of portraits question the barriers which divide and unite us, all at once
  • Ahmed Morsi: Avant-garde artist
    Apr 05, 2017 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Organised by the Sharjah Art Foundation, a major retrospective of the artist traces his output between the 1940s up to the present day
  • The cultural gaps in our everyday life
    Mar 29, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    An exhibition at Tashkeel explores the idea of perceiving divisions as opportunities, and not problems, through a creative lens
  • Soulful works infused with depth and light
    Mar 29, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Sharjah-based Syrian artist Khaled Al Saai combines his expertise in Arabic calligraphy with painting and collage
  • Seeing the world through the eyes of women
    Mar 29, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    The 2017 IWPA Laureate, Farah Salem’s winning entry is a series of performance based photographs titled ‘Cornered’