Sunday, February 18, 2018

Cultural Observer

Celebrate 8th of March: International Women’s Day

International Women's Day, 8 March, is a globally celebrated day marking the economic, political and social achievements of women in the past, present and...

46th UAE National Day Celebration at City Walk, The Beach, The...

Meraas will be hosting a full schedule of events to commemorate the 46th UAE National Day, at a number of its destinations across Dubai....

Four Books for Young Library Lovers

When the weather outside is frightful, families head to the library for fun. Four recent books for young readers ranging from toddlers to teenagers,...

‘Reading Box’ Opens in City Walk

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has announced the launch of the second edition...

72% of UAE Residents Plan Extraordinary UAE National Day

In the lead up to their nation’s 46th National Day, UAE residents claim they plan to do something extraordinary to mark the occasion. The research...

Dubai Public Library Unveils Educational Summer Activities

The Dubai Public Library (DPL), owned and managed by the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated Authority for culture, arts,...

Dubai Culture takes the arts experience to the city’s outdoors

Public display of works by UAE national artists to adorn outdoor space Ten large billboard-size art pieces on...

What is Pi Day?

Celebrate Mathematics on March 14th Celebrated in countries that follow the month/day (m/dd) date format, because the digits in the date, March 14 or 3/14,...

The Golden Age of Arab Sciences 1st UAE Exhibition Kicks Off

His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Social Development, opened The Golden Age of Arab Sciences exhibition in...

‘Young Artist Award’ competition introduces ‘Architecture’ category

The Cultural Office of Her Highness Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s announceed new updates to the ‘Young Artist Award’ competition in...

Art Dubai 2016 opens

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai inaugurated the tenth edition of Art Dubai 2016, officially opening...

Dubai Art Week 2015 Highlights

Bringing together Dubai’s creative industries and international artists and designers, Dubai Art Week is an exciting cultural event for both art lovers and Dubai...

Emirates marks World Book Day by taking passengers on a literary...

To celebrate World Book Day, Emirates took thousands of travellers on a literary journey by orchestrating a mass book sharing initiative across its global...

Ramadan Consumer Behaviour of MENA Residents

MENA residents stay in home-country and spend more during Ramadan Majority claim their day-to-day lifestyle remains relatively unchanged New study findings show the majority of residents...

25 powerful films to be screened at Gulf Film Festival...

An array of short films that capture the multi-faceted identity of the Gulf region forms the ‘Lights’ segment at the third edition of the...

Al Dhafra Festival showcases Emirati traditions

Camel beauty shows, traditional souq and local traditions highlight the annual festival The annual Al Dhafra Festival returns to the Madinat Zayed in Al Gharbia...

“Eternal letters: from the Abdul Rahman Al Owais Islamic Calligraphy Collection”...

Exhibition hosted by the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler...

Emirates and Google to promote reading in Arabic

Emirates Airline and Google are ‘Celebrating Arabic Reading’ all through October in a collaboration to reach millions of smartphone users in the region, and...

Sharjah International Book Fair will display 1.5 million books

This year’s Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) - third largest book fair in the world- will see the participation of 1,420 publishing houses from...

Our Summer is Filled with Culture & Arts Programme Kicks Off

Dubai Public Library Launches Eighth Edition of ‘Our Summer is Filled with Culture & Arts’ Programme · 11 day children’s programme to provide a variety...

Museum of the Future to Be Most Innovative Project in Dubai...

Known for its ultra-modern architecture and luxury, Dubai sets eyes on the future with a brand-new Museum of the Future that will open for...

Sharjah Museums Department joins hands with Goethe-Institut to develop staff...

Sharjah Museums Department (SMD), the Goethe-Institut Abu Dhabi (GI) and the Robert Bosch Stiftung have joined hands and established the Robert Bosch Cultural Manager...

Most Popular Magazines in Fall 2014

The rise of the internet has turned blogs and websites into one of the top source of news and content. Despite that, printed magazines...

Flagship sponsors renew support to seventh edition of DIFF

The four flagship sponsors of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) have renewed their support for the seventh edition of the leading film festival...