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 Artist's works showcase fusion of Arab, Mexican cultures

Artist's works showcase fusion of Arab, Mexican cultures

Mexico's ambassador to Qatar Graciela Gomez Garcia says Icaro's exhibition is an evocation of what Arab and the Mexican culture have in common

72 art works draw crowds to Katara

72 art works draw crowds to Katara

A large bouquet of diverse and creative art pieces from international artists at Katara attracted art lovers who enjoyed and appreciated the imagination and techniques implied for the creativity.

Mathaf to host online talk ahead of closing of Huguette Caland exhibition

Mathaf to host online talk ahead of closing of Huguette Caland exhibition

As part of its ongoing mission to amplify voices and serve as a platform for dialogue, Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art will host a special online “Mathaf Talk” on Tuesday (November 17) with Mohammed Rashid al-Thani, curator of the Huguette Caland: Faces and Places exhibition, and Brigitte Caland,

Qatar offers greater 'appreciation for art'

Qatar offers greater 'appreciation for art'

The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery and the contradiction of what it is pretending to be.

Vibrant colours of Dominican Republic go on display at Katara

Vibrant colours of Dominican Republic go on display at Katara

A collection of outstanding expression of the Dominican culture is on show in Doha presenting an unforgettable experience of looking at the artistic presentation of the country’s diverse colours.

29 artists' works on display at Katara

29 artists' works on display at Katara

The vibrancy of the art scene in Doha is evident from the fact that although the Covid-19 outbreak halted physical activities it has not dampened the spirit of artists and art lovers.

QM cultural activities in abundance this month

QM cultural activities in abundance this month

An array of cultural activities, exhibitions, and panel discussions in Qatar this month provides residents and visitors an opportunity to explore the country’s rich heritage.

Functional art’s future bright in Qatar: Indian designer

Functional art’s future bright in Qatar: Indian designer

Functional art is generally applied art – art created for use with an aesthetic in mind. Occupying that tenuous space between fine art and the everyday life, functional art refers to aesthetic objects that serve utilitarian purposes. The genre is remarkably inclusive. It encompasses everything from

Qatar's art scene flourishing rapidly

Qatar's art scene flourishing rapidly

The increasing number of exhibitions and the opening of more galleries in Doha underline Qatar’s vibrant art scene amid the various challenges including the Covid-19 pandemic, a number of artists have said.

Qatar Al Fann exhibition gets underway at Doha Fire Station

Qatar Al Fann exhibition gets underway at Doha Fire Station

Qatar Al Fann, an exhibition featuring functional art and highlighting Qatari art and culture by local artists, got underway at Doha Fire Station Art Gallery 4 on Tuesday and will run until October 27.

QM’s month-long initiative, Fannek, celebrates Qatar’s public art scene

QM’s month-long initiative, Fannek, celebrates Qatar’s public art scene

As part of its continued mission to take art beyond four walls, Qatar Museums (QM) will host Fannek, a month-long public art initiative that provides a gateway for the museum’s Culture Pass members to explore the country’s public art scene through tours, talks and workshops.

National Museum of Qatar to reopen permanent galleries

National Museum of Qatar to reopen permanent galleries

The museum will debut Splendours of the Ancient East: Antiquities from the Al-Sabah Collection Special Exhibition from October 1, marking Qatar’s deep-rooted and unique relationship with Kuwait and revealing new insights into the ancient roots of Islamic Art