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Arts

  • Landscapes of the human soul
    Sep 19, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Civil engineer-turned-artist Ria Sharma teams up with social organisations to create art that can benefit society — especially underprivileged women
  • For the love of photography
    Sep 19, 2018 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    Award-winning Indian photographer Pablo Bartholomew dropped out of school to pursue his passion — capturing places and people in a documentary style
  • Largest exhibition for hunting, equestrian and heritage preservation begins at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre on Tuesday
  • The NYU Abu Dhabi Institute is hosting a program of talks and screenings free of charge and open to the public throughout the month of September.
  • Lessons to win the battle of life
    Sep 12, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Italian artist Antonio Signorini talks about The Warriors — a group of seven, sleek sculptures inspired by cave art created thousands of years ago
  • The importance of accurate journalism
    Sep 12, 2018 By Nadja Sayej
    While a history of hoaxes, inaccuracy and lies within journalism is on display, so is an ode to a free press that is under greater threat than ever before
  • Tashkeel’s art workshops in Dubai: A full guide
    Sep 06, 2018 Marwa Hamad, Senior Reporter
    Attend these hands-on lessons and more at one of the UAE’s most popular creative facilities
  • Joanna Barakat on art of Palestinian embroidery
    Sep 06, 2018 Marwa Hamad, Senior Reporter
    The Arab-American artist, who will conduct an embroidery class at Tashkeel, says the art form can easily be picked up by beginners
  • Urbanscapes of the future
    Sep 06, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    A show at d.Academy sets up a dialogue between architects from different places and generations, highlighting new concepts
  • The bawdy and the grotesque
    Sep 05, 2018 By Richard HolledgeSpecial to Weekend Review
    Tate Modern is showcasing nearly 70 paintings and works on paper that address the complex paradoxes of the Weimar era
  • Celebrating UAE’s homegrown talent
    Aug 29, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    An exhibition at the Cartoon Art Gallery highlights the diversity and creativity of the local arts community
  • Timur Ernst Akhmedov’s colourful compositions
    Aug 29, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Despite his experiments with contemporary palettes and styles, the Uzbek artist remains anchored in his classical training
  • Jodie Foster returns with Hotel Artemis
    Aug 29, 2018 By Hadley Freeman
    Five years after her last acting role, the double-oscar winner is back. She talks about playing tough characters, lack of roles for older women and Mel Gibson
  • Changing traditional perception of arts
    Aug 23, 2018 By Sarvy Geranpayeh,Special to Weekend Review
    An artist in Kabul battles to change her society’s view of arts, while struggling with funding, gender inequality and security issues
  • “I was lost and unhappy’
    Aug 23, 2018 By Tim Jonze
    The actor taks about his depression, addiction, self-destruction, fatherhood — and his friend Tom Cruise
  • UAE Design Stories: The Next Generation from the Emirates is now in its second chapter
  • The art of restoration
    Aug 08, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Priya Khanna talks about deterioration of paintings, conservation and her most challenging project — restoration of the art collection of the Taj hotel in Mumbai
  • Frederick Wiseman: I’m not a fly on the wall
    Aug 08, 2018 By Claire Armitstead
    From his debut film about the ‘criminally insane’ to his latest on New York’s public library, Frederick Wiseman is as committed to fighting injustice as ever
  • Kenny Scharf’s playful but profound works
    Aug 01, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    The American artist’s new body of work is a reaction to what he perceives as our ‘increasingly out-of-control situation’, depicted by the melting faces in his works
  • A group show of Parisian artists
    Aug 01, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Different styles but a single theme — Alliance Française Dubai presents works by the Courants d’Arts group
  • Filipino in UAE turns trash into treasure
    Jul 29, 2018 Irish Eden Belleza, Videographer
    Dubai-based architect found his inspiring kind of artwork purely by accident
  • Programme created to spur the design community in the UAE to promote social change
  • A meeting place for creative minds
    Jul 25, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    The Junction at Alserkal Avenue provides a space where local and regional performers can express themselves and be a part of the arts and culture scene
  • A new take on an old artistic vision
    Jul 25, 2018 By Stephanie Convery
    Tasmania’s Mona is joining the renewed interest in a postwar movement that paved the way for installation art
  • A rare look at Indian art and a royal court
    Jul 18, 2018 By Sebastian Smee
    ‘Peacock in the Desert’ is a thoughtful, stately and scholarly show, filled with objects of almost unbelievable refinement
  • A nurturing environment for artists
    Jul 18, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Made in Tashkeel 2018 features works by 30 artists and designers who are associated with the art hub as members, instructors or participants
  • Relive the happy moments
    Jul 18, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Alserkal Programming is inviting the UAE’s creative community to explore the connection between the senses and our personal and collective memories
  • The tangled web of relationships
    Jul 11, 2018 Jyoti Kalsi
, Special to Weekend Review
    Combining large-scale clay reliefs and drawings, Monika Grabuschnigg explores the dislocated intimacies and disembodied desires in a digital world
  • Mindful photography
    Jul 11, 2018 By Jyoti Kalsi
Special to Weekend Review
    A community of more than 700 members celebrates the joys of analogue photography
  • Sketches of an occupied city
    Jul 11, 2018 By Rafique GangatSpecial to Weekend Review
    Palestinian artist Shehab Kawasmi brings Jerusalem alive in his intricate and carefully-crafted pencil works
  • Yuki Tatsumi has exhibited his collection of around 15,000 transformed paper sleeves in Japan, and plans to take it to art events in Paris and South Korea later this year
  • Our fractured society
    Jul 04, 2018 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Iranian artist Nicky Nodjoumi explores the emotional dynamics of contemporary politics