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Artistic Journeys: New Angles, New Perspectives
3 years ago

Artistic Journeys: New Angles, New Perspectives

Celebrating the long-standing relationship between the two countries, Qatar Turkey 2015: Year of Culture aims to forge new, and support existing, partnerships in the arts, education and sport while promoting an awareness and appreciation …
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Bahraini Artists in the spotlight @ArtBahrain 2015
3 years ago

Bahraini Artists in the spotlight @ArtBahrain 2015

By  •  Bahrain

Under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Sheikha Sabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, wife of His Majesty the King of Bahrain and President of the Supreme Council for Women, …
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The Art of Abstract Expression
3 years ago

The Art of Abstract Expression

The Oxford Dictionary describes abstract art as “Art that does not attempt to represent external reality, but seeks to achieve its effect using shapes, forms, colours, and textures.” Staying …
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Harem Al Sultan: The Exhibition
3 years ago

Harem Al Sultan: The Exhibition

You might have heard of, or seen, the popular TV series, but now it’s time for an up close and personal look as Harem Al Sultan: The Exhibition, which made …
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Turkish Treasures Gallery Trail
3 years ago

Turkish Treasures Gallery Trail

From the rule of the Central Asian Saljuq Dynasty in the 11th century until the fall of the Ottoman Empire in the early 20th century, Turkey was the cradle as …
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Artistic Journeys: New Angles, New Perspectives
3 years ago

Artistic Journeys: New Angles, New Perspectives

Celebrating the long-standing relationship between the two countries, Qatar Turkey 2015: Year of Culture aims to forge new, and support existing, partnerships in the arts, education and sport while promoting …
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Q&A: Qajar Women at MIA
3 years ago

Q&A: Qajar Women at MIA

Opening at the Museum of Islamic Art this month is a fantastic exhibition exploring the role and positioning of women in the artistic expression of 19th century Iran. FACT learns …
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Off To Market
3 years ago

Off To Market

Souq Waqif is a popular place among visitors and residents of doha; shop, explore, dine or just stroll through the souq. Look out for traditional Qatari dress, dress materials and …
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Megapolis, The Pearl-Qatar
3 years ago

Megapolis, The Pearl-Qatar

By  •  Qatar

Adding to the already long list of fantastic leisure activities in Qatar is Megapolis – a 5,000sqm family entertainment centre, set to open in Medina Centrale at The PearlQatar this …
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The Beauty of Art
3 years ago

The Beauty of Art

Zahraa Amini is a self-taught Bahraini artist whose striking work has only one purpose – to stop you in your tracks and appreciate the beauty in every piece. It’s her open-minded and …
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