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Media as a tool for building National Identity

Media as a tool for building National Identity

The idea of national consciousness has developed in which it is defined as the attachment of secondary symbols of nationality to primary items of information moving through channels of social communication, or through the mind of an individual. In creating certain uniformity within nations, many countries look up to the media to lead the way. […]

“TseTse Fly Middle East” presents experimental music & sound art

“TseTse Fly Middle East” presents experimental music & sound art

In association with the Maraya Art Centre, “TseTse Fly Middle East” will curate an evening of sound art and experimental music on Al Noor Island, Sharjah on 1st April 2016. The evening event will feature a selection of curated sound art with visuals that will be projected onto a screen on the island, followed by […]

The future of printed media in UAE

The future of printed media in UAE

Media in the Middle East has witnessed an extraordinary change over the past five years. The Middle East has become increasingly involved in world events and trade. Not only has it outdone its own accomplishments but has also placed itself on the global map of commercial success. Arab media is a collective outcome of efforts […]

“Descendants of the Sun” achieves international success

“Descendants of the Sun” achieves international success

“Descendants of the Sun” is the latest Korean drama to achieve an international success and overseas recognition, having only aired 10 episodes of the intended 16. The drama tells the story of Yoo Si Jin, a captain of the special forces in the military, and Dr. Kang Mo Yeon, and the romance they attempt in […]

International artists participate in Dubai’s horse fair

International artists participate in Dubai’s horse fair

From intricate oil paintings to life-sized sculptures, artists specialising in equestrian art have showcased their works to a discerning crowd who are passionate about purebred Arabian horses at the 12th Dubai International Horse Fair Art Gallery. Silvana Pittin from Venice, Italy, has been painting, riding and celebrating Arabian horses for more than 20 years. “I […]

UAE presents new artistic collections at Design Days Dubai

UAE presents new artistic collections at Design Days Dubai

Established in 2013, Tanween – Tashkeel’s design product label – is now in its third year of supporting UAE-based designers to develop and display work on an international platform. The designers will present a range of products that work towards defining a production process, design and aesthetic that responds to the Emirates, at the Tashkeel […]

“1971 Design Space” presents contemporary design exhibition in UAE

“1971 Design Space” presents contemporary design exhibition in UAE

“Once Upon DESIGN: New Routes for Arabian Heritage” presents various new paths taken via traditional elements of heritage from the Arabian Peninsula. Collaborating across the fields of architecture, product and graphic design, a select group of designers have developed seven interactive installations that propose new routes and sensibilities responding to age-old traditions and customs by […]

Gulf states warn its citizens in Lebanon, express solidarity with Saudi Arabia

Gulf states warn its citizens in Lebanon, express solidarity with Saudi Arabia

Qatar became the latest Gulf state to follow the example of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain in urging their citizens to avoid travel to Lebanon for safety reasons, their state news agencies reported. Riyadh, Abu Dhabi and Manama issued statements on Tuesday 23rd February calling on their citizens not to travel […]

Middle East’s first Hallyu festival in Abu Dhabi

Middle East’s first Hallyu festival in Abu Dhabi

According to “CJ Entertainment”, a Korean music company, their upcoming K-con festival for Korean culture “Hallyu” is going to be held on 25th March in Abu Dhabi’s “The Arena” open auditorium in UAE. The festival will include Kpop performances and other activities that would enable fans to enjoy Korean culture and what it offers including […]

Sharjah Art Foundation announces education and art meeting

Sharjah Art Foundation announces education and art meeting

Sharjah Art Foundation announces the 9th annual March Meeting that takes place during a week of events from March 11–15 that includes exhibition openings, performances and other discursive programmes. March Meeting 2016: Education, Engagement and Participation, March 12–13, will consider how institutions, initiatives, curators and artists have increasingly prioritised their relationships with audiences and communities. […]

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