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Lemmy Kilmister, English rock band Motorhead frontman, dead at 70

Lemmy Kilmister, English rock band Motorhead frontman, dead at 70

Lemmy Kilmister, founding member and frontman of Motörhead. has died at the age of 70. News of his death was first reported by American radio and TV host Eddie Trunk, a longtime friend of Lemmy, and has since been confirmed by several others. Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne wrote on Twitter, “Lost one of my best […]

A Moroccan artist aims for Guinness World Records

A Moroccan artist aims for Guinness World Records

Moroccan artist Abdelatif Al-Ayyadi, 25 years old, is holding one of the biggest exhibitions in Morocco, showing his satirical paintings of political, social, and intellectual figures in Morocco, in addition to being inspired by international characters and main events in and outside Morocco. Al-Ayyadi uses aqueous and oily painting, being inspired by some international artists. He […]

Robot Party: Expanding Robotics attraction in Korea

Robot Party: Expanding Robotics attraction in Korea

With the latest surge of films and TV shows with ‘conscious’ robots, I have developed an interest in the artificial intelligence and well, robots which can perfectly mimic human behavior. When I heard about Art Center Nabi’s Robot Party exhibition, I imagined it to be like something right out of Dr. Krieger’s lab (from the […]

A new series of short film portraits focusing on Dubai-based artists

A new series of short film portraits focusing on Dubai-based artists

Drawdeck’s second episode in the three-part series, ‘Art Of One’, has officially been released online. The series of short film portraits unearth the stories and inspirations behind some of the most exciting artists based in the UAE. Presented by Drawdeck, in collaboration with DP Thomas Simon, the series focuses on three individuals to uncover where it […]

Dubai International film festival wraps up its star-studded celebration

Dubai International film festival wraps up its star-studded celebration

Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is the leading film festival in the Middle East. Since it began in 2004, the festival has served as an influential platform for Arab filmmakers and talent at an international level. The 12th edition of DIFF took place from 9th December to 16th December, 2015. It’s one of the city’s […]

TV5MONDE Style TV channel launches across the Middle East

TV5MONDE Style TV channel launches across the Middle East

TV5MONDE Style HD, which showcases the French finesse in its best form, is now available with the most popular channel providers in the Middle East. “Our new thematic channel broadcasts magazine shows, documentaries and short programs either supplied by our partner channels or produced /initiated by TV5MONDE. With subtitles available in English, Arabic and traditional and […]

Polish art: Enduring soul of the past

Polish art: Enduring soul of the past

Jan Matejko once said, “Art is a weapon of sorts; one ought not to separate art from the love of one’s homeland.” Though his words might seem hard to accept in our modern age, but they express the true nature of Poland’s art history. Poland went through civil wars, invasions, and the country was divided […]

Ashram where the Beatles stayed, reopens in India

Ashram where the Beatles stayed, reopens in India

Arguably the greatest band in the history, The Beatles, spent their time in India in the 1960s. Their fans have been intrigued and interested in the details of their stay in an ‘ashram’ (a spiritual hermitage or a monastery where Hindu cultural activities such as yoga, music or religious studies are performed). Luckily, for the […]

Independence Hall of Korea, Cheonan

Independence Hall of Korea, Cheonan

Encouraging disabled people through photography

Encouraging disabled people through photography

Disabled people, naturally, face problems adjusting in the society. Most of the times, they live an isolated life if they are unable to perform daily-life functions. An non-profit international social enterprise EyeContactNow, established in Estonia, supports and encourages disabled people to share their stories and life through visual media. EyeContactNow promotes social integration and entrepreneurship of […]

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