VCUarts Qatar alumni win top UK-based design award

VCUarts Qatar alumni win top UK-based design award

Two Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar alumni – Kaltham al-Kuwari and Aysha al-Mohannadi – have been recognised for their work in interior design by the UK based International Property Awards. They won the award in the category of Residential Interior for the region of Arab

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

VCUQatar students learn how to safeguard creative works

VCUQatar students learn how to safeguard creative works

Mahmoud Abuwasel, associate at Qatari law firm Sultan Al-Abdulla & Partners (SAP), provided the students with a roundup of the legal framework related to corporate and intellectual property in Qatar.

Dibaba in spotlight after shattering Ma’s legacy in Monaco

Dibaba in spotlight after shattering Ma’s legacy in Monaco

A pulsating race in sheering heat that delighted a raucous crowd and delivered a world record many thought would not be broken for years to come. And then comes the spectre of doping.