New cohort of art and design students join VCUarts Qatar

New cohort of art and design students join VCUarts Qatar

The fourth week of July saw Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner university, welcome new and returning students, staff, and faculty to the 2022-2023 academic year.

Power of design to touch minds and hearts

Power of design to touch minds and hearts

“What’s a tangible difference between the living, and the dead?” asks Abdulrahman Alkhatib.

The Gallery at VCUarts Qatar website garners multiple international awards

The Gallery at VCUarts Qatar website garners multiple international awards

The newly launched website for The Gallery at VCUarts Qatar (Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar, a Qatar Foundation partner university) has won several international awards

Seats available in VCUarts Qatar’s Art History Programme for Fall 2022

Seats available in VCUarts Qatar’s Art History Programme for Fall 2022

VCUarts Qatar’s Fall 2022 applications process is closing soon – however seats are still available in the Art History programme, a four-year bachelor’s programme that is growing in relevance in Qatar

VCUarts Qatar staff’s spine poetry reflects lockdown experiences

VCUarts Qatar staff’s spine poetry reflects lockdown experiences

As artists and designers across Doha, and elsewhere, turned to their tools – paints, brushes, laptops, clay, wood, film, textiles, stone and so on – as an outlet for their emotions

VCUarts Qatar releases print catalogue by former artist-in-residence

VCUarts Qatar releases print catalogue by former artist-in-residence

Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) recently organised an event to recognise a former Artist-in-Residence Fellow who had her sojourn in Doha abruptly shortened by the Covid-19 pandemic.

VCUarts Qatar concludes 9th Hamad Bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art

VCUarts Qatar concludes 9th Hamad Bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art

Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner university, has concluded the ninth edition of the Hamad Bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art.

VCUarts Qatar to host 9th Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art

VCUarts Qatar to host 9th Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art

Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) – a Qatar Foundation partner university – has announced that the ninth biennial Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art will be held online from November 8-15

VCUarts Qatar’s new vinyl album comprises music and art

VCUarts Qatar’s new vinyl album comprises music and art

A first-of-its-kind vinyl double album titled ‘Zekreet’ has been released by ‘Sonic Jeel’, an artist collective made up of students, faculty and alumni from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar), a Qatar Foundation partner.

VCUarts Qatar, HEC Paris in Qatar join hands for entrepreneurship programme

VCUarts Qatar, HEC Paris in Qatar join hands for entrepreneurship programme

Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) is partnering with HEC Paris to deliver an entrepreneurship programme for VCUarts Qatar students.

VCUarts Qatar students to hold ‘talk marathon’

VCUarts Qatar students to hold ‘talk marathon’

The department of Painting + Printmaking (PARR) at Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) – a Qatar Foundation partner university – has invited the public to ‘EMERGE’, a "first-of-its-kind" online talk marathon

VCUarts Qatar’s fashion design graduating class showcase collections at MDD

VCUarts Qatar’s fashion design graduating class showcase collections at MDD

The collections of this year’s graduating class of fashion design students from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar are displayed at Msheireb Downtown Doha, captured in "eye-catching, themed