• Arabian Wings

      Established in 2006 to provide a broader, more public access to the arts, Arabian Wings is an initiative of the husband & wife artist team Mohammed Bahrawi and Nejla Felemban, both originally from Mecca. […]

    Location: Posted on: Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
  • Abu Dhabi Art Hub

    Though, in the past, the infrastructure for a viable cultural life in Abu Dhabi seemed to be somewhat lacking, recently an increasing number of initiatives have seen the light for provideing helpful facilities. The twofour54 […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, September 24th, 2012
  • Beit Al Oud music academy Abu Dhabi

    The Beit Al Oud music academy was founded under the umbrella of ADACH as a collaboration with the renowned Iraqi oud (oriental lute) player Naseer Shamma. It was set up as a counterpart of Nasseer […]

    Location: Posted on: Sunday, September 23rd, 2012
  • Al Qattara Arts Center Al Ain

    Far away from the competitive atmosphere of the coast, the calm oasis city of Al Ain hosts its own cultural life and accompanying institutions. The Abu Dhabi Emir’s family has old ties with the city. […]

    Location: Posted on: Wednesday, September 19th, 2012
  • The former Pavilion Downtown and its sister venues

      The Pavilion Downtown is a nice place for appointments, and a good place to wait or work in between meetings. It is an art lounge cum working space cum gallery cum screening facility cum […]

    Location: Posted on: Sunday, August 19th, 2012
  • MinRASY projects

    MinRASY projects is set up and led by Rana Sadik, a Kuwaiti collector of Palestinian origin. Not content with just collecting art she decided to start organizing art events and support the work of artists […]

    Location: Posted on: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012
  • Abu Dhabi Film Festival and the Abu Dhabi and Emirates’ film climate

    The Abu Dhabi Film Festival was established in 2007 as the Middle East International Film Festival. The initial MEIFF was produced by Egyptian celebrity host Nashwa Al Ruwaini. After the 2008 festival, Peter Scarlet, formerly […]

    Location: Posted on: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012
  • Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, KITAB and Kalima

    The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is currently the biggest book fair in the region. It is held each year April. The 2013 edition will take place between April 24th and 29th. The venue of […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, July 23rd, 2012
  • Global Art Forum Doha

    As a part of Art Dubai‘s Global Art Forum, since 2009 each year te Doha Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art hosts a two day session of the Global Art Forum. In principle, the program […]

    Location: Posted on: Saturday, July 14th, 2012
  • Sultan Gallery

      The Sultan Gallery was founded in 1969 by Ghazi and Najat Sultan. The Sultan family had moved from Kuwait to India after the pearl industry crashed in the 1930s. They returned during the oil […]

    Location: Posted on: Thursday, July 5th, 2012