Arts & Culture2019-07-06T23:08:02+00:00

Arts & Culture

Sculptor transforms Rome’s dead trees into art

Andrea Gandini, a 22-year-old Roman sculptor, is making a growing name for himself by turning the Eternal City's dead tree stumps into much-admired pieces of art. Gandini, who began his tree carvings around five years ago, chipped away at his 66th stump in the huge Villa Pamphili park on Friday. [...]

October 19th, 2019|

National Museum Of Qatar Presents “Magnificent Jewels Of Jean Schlumberger: From The Virginia Museum Of Fine Arts Collection”

The National Museum of Qatar opened the Magnificent Jewels of Jean Schlumberger: From the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Collection exhibition in the presence of HE Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, Minister of Public Health, Mr. Ahmad Al Namla, Acting CEO of Qatar Museums and several VIP guests. The exhibition [...]

October 19th, 2019|

Exhibition documents work of WCM-Q trainee doctors in Tanzania

Source: A photography exhibition documenting a life-changing trip that students at Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar (WCM-Q), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner university, recently made to Tanzania has opened at Multaqa (Education City Student Center). ‘Experience Tanzania’ – held in collaboration with QF Art and set to run [...]

October 14th, 2019|

Flamenco dance charms Spanish community at Katara

The Spanish community in Qatar was recently enthralled by flamenco dance performance by a visiting troupe at Katara’s opera house that was packed to capacity as the audience remained glued to their seats till the end of the show. The gathering also included members of the diplomatic community and people [...]

October 10th, 2019|

‘Qatar Has Infused Life Into My Art Works’

For Caterina Varchetta, a Doha-based Italian artist from Naples, Qatar has a special place in her heart. “Qatar has infused life into my art works,” says Caterina, who’s been living in Qatar with her husband and two children for the last two years. She was talking to Qatar Tribune Tuesday [...]

October 8th, 2019|

Second edition of annual QIAF to start in Katara from October 30

Doha has steadily gained the reputation of a city that hosts and honours artists from all cultures and countries. The state of the art facilities and increasing number of art enthusiasts are ever ready to welcome and appreciate creative artists. One illustration of Qatar’s love for art and artists is [...]

October 8th, 2019|