ART & CULTURE
Art & Culture

In Lebanon, single-concert festival serenades empty Baalbek ruins

Sunday, 05 July 2020

A philharmonic orchestra performed to spectator-free Roman ruins in east Lebanon Sunday, after a top ......

Sharjah International Book Fair 2020 exhibition space fully sold out, says organizer

Saturday, 04 July 2020

The 2020 edition of the 11-day Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) to be held in November has ......

Milton Glaser, designer of iconic ‘I Love NY’ logo, who shaped pop culture, dies

Sunday, 28 June 2020

If you like American pop culture you certainly know his work, even if you don’t know his name: ......

France arrests six over stolen Banksy artwork

Saturday, 27 June 2020

Six people have been arrested in France over the theft of an artwork by street artist Banksy ......

‘Sharjah Designscape’ webinars to shine light on emerging trends in urban design

Friday, 26 June 2020

The virtual series Sharjah Designscape has been launched, and the weekly architectural talks, which ......

Spanish novelist Carlos Ruiz Zafon, author of ‘The Shadow of the Wind,’ dies aged 55

Friday, 19 June 2020

Spanish novelist Carlos Ruiz Zafon, whose book “The Shadow of the Wind” sold more than 15 million ......

Saudi Arabia gives 80 cultural jobs official recognition, status: Ministry

Friday, 19 June 2020

Saudi Arabia has officially given over 80 cultural jobs and positions official status and ......

Saudi Arabia releases ‘cultural status report’, says 4 million viewers for cinema

Friday, 19 June 2020

Saudi Arabia Ministry of Culture has released its first “cultural status report” in which it ......

Warehouse421: Calling on creatives in MENASA for a homebound residency program

Tuesday, 16 June 2020

Abu Dhabi-based Warehouse421, the home-grown arts and design center dedicated to showcasing and ......

Send a selfie, get a portrait: One German artist thanks coronavirus frontline workers

Friday, 12 June 2020

One German artist, confined in his countryside atelier for about six months, has created portraits ......

Britain’s Banksy depicts US flag on fire in George Floyd tribute

Sunday, 07 June 2020

Reclusive British street artist Banksy published a new artwork online on Saturday which depicts the ......

Art van sells paintings in Gaza, adds color to life

Thursday, 04 June 2020

Every day Ammar Abu Shamalla adds a little color to drab routine life in Gaza, loading up his camper ......

Coronavirus: Spotify launches COVID-19 Music Relief in MENA for musicians

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

Spotify announced it was launching its Spotify COVID-19 Music Relief project in the Middle East and ......

Taiwan's ‘uncle stone’ turns pebbles into colorful keepsakes

Wednesday, 03 June 2020

From Chinese characters to traditional Aboriginal totems, artist Wu Rong-bi has been selling ......

Notre-Dame Cathedral’s forecourt opens to public after long cleanup

Sunday, 31 May 2020

Notre-Dame Cathedral’s forecourt is being opened-up to the public for the first time since the ......

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