• May 25, 2018
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Arts

  • SAF’s spring exhibitions span generations
    May 24, 2018 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Works by Latif Al Ani, Anna Boghiguian, Mohamed Ahmed Ibrahim and Zineb Sedira provide insights on issues that have influenced contemporary art
  • Traditional folklore in a contemporary style
    May 24, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Yuristanbek Shygaev’s paintings are inspired by the cultural heritage and traditions of Kyrgystan
  • Capturing the spirit of Ramadan
    May 24, 2018 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Paintings, sculptures, collages and installations by artists of various nationalities and cultural backgrounds highlight different aspects of the holy month
  • Two oil paintings of Claude Monet's garden in Vetheuil have been reunited
  • A screening of short films will take place in Ramadan as part of the Gallery’s current exhibition, Permanent Temporariness: Sandi Hilal and Alessandro Petti
  • Inspired by traditional Islamic art
    May 17, 2018 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    London-based Saudi Arabian artist Lulwah Al Homoud explains why she is fascinated with the geometric intricacies of Arabic calligraphy
  • A story about human beings
    May 17, 2018 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Houssam Ballan’s figures speak through their eyes and they have a three-dimensional sculptural quality but their age and cultural background is ambiguous
  • The art of collateral damage
    May 16, 2018 By Richard HolledgeSpecial to Weekend Review
    Photo London gives expression to the violence, censorship and oppression experienced by photographers across the Middle East
  • A piece of jewellery or a work of art?
    May 10, 2018 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    An exhibition highlights many of the greatest artists and designers of the 20th and 21st centuries who have turned both their thoughts and talent to jewellery
  • Zayed tribute takes centre stage at art show
    May 10, 2018 Mary Achkhanian, Staff Reporter
    Metal sculpture of UAE founder among exhibits showcased by 16 Indian artists
  • The migration of symbols
    May 09, 2018 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Colleen Quigley uses patterns and signs found in the urban landscape of Dubai to highlight the changes they undergo across time and space
  • A world built of light and memory
    May 09, 2018 By Laura Cumming
    From windmills cartwheeling across a Dutch sky to Venice dissolving at dusk, architecture for Monet was ever-changing nature by other means
  • An ugly truth about green energy
    May 09, 2018 By Luc Debraine
    Alternative energy projects might be good for the environment. But with a few exceptions, they’re awful on the eyes
  • Examining the state of 'refugeeness'
    May 02, 2018 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Works by Sandi Hilal and Alessandro Petti explore how human experiences and identities are shaped by the permanence or impermanence of the environment
  • From a Low and Quiet Sea by Donal Ryan review
    May 02, 2018 Reviewed by John Boyne
    The lives of a Syrian refugee, a heartbroken carer and a crooked moneyman cross with poignant results
  • ‘I wanted a break — but not for 15 years’
    May 02, 2018 By Simon Hattenstone
    As she begins her first album tour since 2002, she talks about the violent childhood and devastating divorce that make her a survivor