Tags : culture

Shahid Kapoor to perform at IIFA Awards 2022

DUBAI: Actor Shahid Kapoor is set to perform at the upcoming 22nd edition of the IIFA Weekend and Awards the three-day extravaganza, which was earlier scheduled to be held in May, will kick off on June 2 at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. The Jersey actor said the annual gala holds a special place in his […]...Read More

Have a cup of coffee with a Porsche car

DUBAI: DRVN Coffee, Dubai’s well-known automotive-themed café located on Bluewaters Island, has strengthened its partnership with Porsche by intensifying its collaboration and officially rebranding it “DRVN by Porsche”. The brand’s regional office, Porsche Middle East and Africa FZE as well as the official Porsche importer in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, Al Nabooda Automobiles, recently […]...Read More

Dubai unveils a new study that reaffirms its global competitiveness as a creative economy capital

DUBAI: The Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) unveiled the results of a unique study on the performance of the emirate’s cultural and creative industries between 2018 and 2020. The release of the study’s results follows a speech delivered by Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority […]...Read More

Artists beautify clothing donation boxes for Ramadan

DUBAI: During Ramadan known as the season of giving, four Emirati women artists are encouraging the community to connect with those less fortunate through beautifully painted clothing donation boxes. In collaboration with the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) and the Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Department, colourful clothing boxes decorated with paintings inspired by […]...Read More

The Library on Wheels initiative to continue all year-long

ABU DHABI: The ‘Library on Wheels’ initiative, operated by the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), will continue its tour of the emirate on a year-long basis. This comes after a series of successful pop-ups at schools and key locations in Abu Dhabi city during March, as part of the ‘Abu Dhabi Reads’ […]...Read More

Emirati illustrators impart their art techniques at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2022

BOLOGNA: As part of Sharjah’s Guest of Honour programme at the ongoing 59th edition of the Bologna Children’s Book Fair (BCBF), the emirate is organising a series of workshops led by Emirati children’s literature illustrators to impart new techniques and best practices in children’s book illustration. At a workshop held at the Illustrators Survival Corner, […]...Read More