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M7 signs agreements with VCUarts Qatar, Injaz Qatar, DFI

M7 signs agreements with VCUarts Qatar, Injaz Qatar, DFI

Qatar Museums (QM) has signed several Memoranda of Understanding with local entities working on advancing Qatar’s creative landscape, activating its creative space at M7.

QM's Menthaar tour on Saturday at FBQ Museum

QM's Menthaar tour on Saturday at FBQ Museum

Qatar Museums (QM) is set to take Culture Pass members to its first ‘Menthaar’ tour this month at the Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim (FBQ) Museum on Saturday (February 6).

Culture minister calls for fostering national identity

Culture minister calls for fostering national identity

HE Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali said that the rise of nations and civilisations lies in their identity but the risk comes from not recognising their "deeper identity", as he spoke at the launch of Qatar Foundation's Education City Speaker Series Bel Arabi.

Qatar Museums launches new programme for Culture Pass members

Qatar Museums launches new programme for Culture Pass members

In its continued efforts to raise awareness of initiatives driving Qatar’s sustainable future, Qatar Museums (QM) has launched Menthaar, a year-long programme to introduce Culture Pass Plus and Culture Pass Family members to projects in Qatar that are working towards building a better tomorrow.

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.

Culture minister honours directors of youth centers

Culture minister honours directors of youth centers

HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanim bin Nasser al-Ali honoured yesterday the directors of youth centers and committees that participated in the third Qatari Youth Forum and the winner of the first places, during a ceremony held at Qatar National Theater.

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.

Ministry of Culture and Sports, NAMA Center launch Life Skills and Citizenship Education Program

Ministry of Culture and Sports, NAMA Center launch Life Skills and Citizenship Education Program

The first phase of the training workshops for the Life Skills and Citizenship Education Program started by using remote communication techniques.

Minister highlights culture and sports ministry's strategy

Minister highlights culture and sports ministry's strategy

The Ministry of Culture and Sports will implement its strategy to create an active cultural, sport and youth movement that forms a framework for the society to uphold its national identity ...

Ashghal signs MoU with Qatar Cyclists Centre of Ministry of Culture and Sports regarding fast cycling track

Ashghal signs MoU with Qatar Cyclists Centre of Ministry of Culture and Sports regarding fast cycling track

The Supervisory Committee of Beautification of Roads and Public Places in Qatar at the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) ...

Rare Ethiopian crown, hidden for 21 years in the Netherlands, returns home

Rare Ethiopian crown, hidden for 21 years in the Netherlands, returns home

Ethiopia's government on Thursday assumed custody of a priceless 18th-century crown that a former refugee had kept hidden in his apartment in the Netherlands for two decades.