ART & CULTURE
Art & Culture

Now in rubble, Lebanese arts spaces face Beirut blast aftermath

Thursday, 13 August 2020

Walking through the streets of Lebanon’s Gemmayze and Mar Mikhael districts, it’s hard to recall ......

Coronavirus in photos: Ancient Greek theaters return to life amid COVID-19 pandemic

Saturday, 25 July 2020

Lights! Crickets. Birds. Bats. Action!The ancient theater of Epidaurus, renowned for its acoustics, ......

More Sharjah Museums open to the public with some shows extended till October-end

Thursday, 23 July 2020

As part of its four-phase reopening plan, Sharjah Museums Authority (SMA) has opened four more of ......

Coronavirus: Dubai aims to be hub for culture, creativity in new recovery roadmap

Thursday, 23 July 2020

Dubai has launched a six-year plan aimed at recovering from its coronavirus-driven economic downturn ......

Saudi co-sponsored Banksy exhibition in Vienna to pump up global cultural scene

Thursday, 23 July 2020

British artist Banksy is probably the world’s most famous and most mysterious graffiti artist. ......

Abandoned Lebanon: Artist shines light on bizarre plan for aquarium with dolphins

Tuesday, 21 July 2020

About 40 kilometers north of Beirut lies the coastal city of Batroun, a derelict concrete structure ......

In bid to support local talent, Ithra launches second open call for Saudi artists

Friday, 17 July 2020

The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra) situated in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, has launched ......

No modern twists as France decides to rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral as before

Saturday, 11 July 2020

Notre Dame Cathedral will be rebuilt just the way it stood before last year’s devastating fire.No ......

Abu Dhabi renames district to honor famed Arabian horse breed Rabdan

Thursday, 09 July 2020

Abu Dhabi City Municipality has renamed Bain Al Jisrain-Al Maqtaa district to Rabdan, the name of a ......

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 ......

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