Arts & Literature2020-02-17T12:46:19+03:00

Arts & Literature

HBKU Associate Professors Introduces AI Artwork

A one-of-its-kind exhibition, titled ‘Keep Running: AI (artificial intelligence), Art and Qatari Heritage’ by Canadian artist Dr James She puts a spotlight on a series of AI paintings created at the height of the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in Qatar last year. “All these pieces are the first, I’m quite sure, [...]

March 14th, 2021|

Qatar Museums Undertakes Restoration of Richard Serra Installation as Part of Anti-Vandalism Campaign

DOHA, 25 November, 2020 — As part of its anti-vandalism campaign to protect Qatar’s public art and ensure it is cherished and looked after, Qatar Museums is currently undertaking a clean-up operation to restore Richard Serra’s striking East-West/West-East installation in Zekreet, which has been defaced by unsightly tags and graffiti. [...]

November 25th, 2020|

World Photography Day: 5 of the year’s best photo series

With Wednesday marking World Photography Day 2020, Here is looking back at some of the most striking photo series published over the past 12 months. Whether showcasing new work or delving into their archives, these five photographers demonstrate the diversity and vibrancy of the medium, bringing together images from Mexico, [...]

August 19th, 2020|

QM Invites Artists For Second Edition Of ‘6/5’ Initiative

In its continued efforts to take art beyond museum walls and nurture Qatar’s public art landscape, Qatar Museums has announced the open call for the second edition of its 6/5 initiative. This will see artists from across the country mark the blockade through a commissioned sculpture to be installed at [...]

August 18th, 2020|