Arts & Culture2018-07-03T14:01:04+00:00

Arts & Culture

National Museum of Qatar Objects on the Move

The National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) has begun shifting parts of its expansive collection to the new museum building that has taken shape on the Doha Corniche. Designed by Pritzker Prize-winning French architect Jean Nouvel, the new NMoQ building is forged using an interlocking disc design inspired by the desert [...]

July 18th, 2018|

Dual Inspirations on full display at third ‘Artist in Residence’ Exhibition

Qatar Museums (QM) opened the third edition of its “Artist in Residence” programme yesterday, featuring the works of 18 artists at the Fire Station’s Garage gallery in Doha. The exhibition, titled Dual Inspirations and held under the patronage of QM Chairperson HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, [...]

July 17th, 2018|

7 Things You Should Know About Georgian Culture

Georgia’s culture has grown along with the country’s long history, giving it unique customs and traditions. While some of those habits have been long forgotten, there are still a couple left that Georgians cherish and transfer from generation to generation. Here are seven things you need to know about Georgian [...]

July 8th, 2018|

A Street Art Tour of Morocco

North Africa’s captivating country of Morocco is filled with art. Architectural gems abound, including stunning mosques and other religious buildings, ornate fountains, exquisite palaces, old fortresses, interesting lighthouses, and other buildings with striking designs. There are plentiful art galleries and museums. Street art can also be found in abundance, adding [...]

July 1st, 2018|

Indonesian Cultural Team Entertains Audiences At DEC

Indonesian cultural team entertained audiences with their exquisite performances, traditional dances at The Entertainment City at the Doha Exhibition Centre (DEC) recently. The event hosted different activities and games  for adults and children, the venue features 20 mechanical, 50 video, and 10 skill games spread out on a 15,000 sqm [...]

June 26th, 2018|

Doha’s 9 Best Art Galleries and Museums: Qatar’s Thriving Art Scene

  Doha has a number of wonderful museums sponsored by the Qatar Museums Authority. With a number of art-minded investors, the city is quickly becoming the art capital of the Middle East, where astonishing collections of European and regional art often surpass those found in many western art centers. Here [...]

June 24th, 2018|