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Qatar Museums announces open call for Jedariart initiative

Qatar Museums announces open call for Jedariart initiative

As part of its continued efforts to activate urban areas, Qatar Museums (QM) has announced the open call for Jedariart, inviting artists to submit proposals for the Fire Station walls and designated districts to create new reference points for people to visit across the city.

Taiwan's 'Uncle Stone' turns pebbles into colourful keepsakes

Taiwan's 'Uncle Stone' turns pebbles into colourful keepsakes

From Chinese characters to traditional Aboriginal totems, artist Wu Rong-bi has been selling intricately painted pebbles on the streets in Taiwan for the last 40 years.

Gaussin and Total to develop world's first full electric ART

Gaussin and Total to develop world's first full electric ART

Gaussin and Total are jointly developing the world's first full electric Aircraft Refueller Transporter (ART) with delivery expected at the end of 2020.

Art in the time of Covid-19

Art in the time of Covid-19

Art becomes a strong medium that can be used to address important topics such as efforts to fight the spread of novel coronavirus (Covid-19) and create a sense of public awareness ...

Art activities on offer for QM Culture Pass members this month

Art activities on offer for QM Culture Pass members this month

Residents and visitors, particularly Culture Pass (CP) members, will have the opportunity to witness and take part in a number of art activities during February – from exhibitions to discussions and workshops ...

Man eats $120,000 piece of art -- a banana taped to wall

Man eats $120,000 piece of art -- a banana taped to wall

A performance artist shook up the crowd at the Art Basel show in Miami Beach on Saturday when he grabbed a banana that had been duct-taped to a gallery wall and ate it.

Qatar is a promising market for high-end art, says designer

Qatar is a promising market for high-end art, says designer

Qatar has a strong potential for high-end art, making it a promising market, according to interior designer Marieux van den Broek, who opened on Sunday Interior-Treasures Design Group’s first branch in Qatar.

VCUarts Qatar offers classes in art, design, Portfolio Development and Continuing Education

VCUarts Qatar offers classes in art, design, Portfolio Development and Continuing Education

Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) has launched the 2019 edition of its Fall art, design and craft classes.

Patient credits HMC clinical teams for nurturing his passion for art

Patient credits HMC clinical teams for nurturing his passion for art

Abdulrahman Shahin al-Neimi, a 16-year-old Qatari boy with spinal muscular atrophy who has benefited from the specialised care provided by Hamad Medical Corporation ...

Africans cheer call for France to return treasures

Africans cheer call for France to return treasures

African museum directors on Wednesday welcomed an expert report calling on France to allow the return of thousands of African treasures and artworks...

Newly-installed art piece at HIA reflects Qatar’s heritage and culture

Newly-installed art piece at HIA reflects Qatar’s heritage and culture

Cosmos, a one-of-its-kind public art piece by internationally-acclaimed contemporary French artist Jean-Michel Othoniel, does not go unnoticed by a multicultural audience at Hamad International Airport (HIA).

Fire Station panel to select art programme applicants

Fire Station panel to select art programme applicants

A panel of judges will evaluate applications and choose “the most distinguished applicants” in the country.