Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Meet the Damien Hirst’s Challenge judges

  • Thursday, 02 January 2014 11:15
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Late last year, visitors to Damien Hirst's Relics exhibition at Al Riwaq were encouraged to be inspired by what they experienced and to take part in a special competition entitled the 'Damien Hirst Challenge'. The competition asked people to create a unique piece of art based on Hirst's exploration of…

A few words with Italian tenor Alessandro Safina

  • Saturday, 14 September 2013 19:49
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Leading Italian tenor Alessandro Safina takes to the stage of the Theatre of Qatar National Convention Centre on the evening of Tuesday 8 October 2013, accompanied by a full orchestra. Safina's breakthrough took place in The Netherlands in November 2000, when he performed at the prestigious "The Night Of The Proms" celebration.…
Haneefa Albdulqarder is a young artist originally from Pakistan. Her passion is creating and exhibiting intricate lanscapes full of rich colour. ArtsQatar spoke with her to find out what it’s like to be an aspiring artist based in Doha.     Tell us about your art? My art has been…

Words from the Voice: Q&A with Sir Tom Jones

  • Wednesday, 21 August 2013 20:18
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At the grand-old age of 73, Sir Tom Jones is set to perform in Qatar for the first time. The man known by many as simply 'The Voice' is at the peak of his career, looking and sounding like a man 20-years-younger. After ditching the hair dye and going back…
A short film displaying a selection of artworks by young Qatari artist Mai Al Kubaisi, many inspired by the Japanese Manga tradition. فليم يعرض بعض أعمال الفنانة القطرية مي محمد الكبيسي، العديد من الأعمال مستوحاه من فن الكانجي الياباني

Q & A with Richard Henry

  • Tuesday, 09 April 2013 14:05
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Artists from The Prince’s School of Traditional Arts in London recently held workshops in Katara Cultural Village where they’re giving people the chance to create their own work of art, based on traditional Islamic geometric patterns and on freehand decorative styling.   The workshops are were delivered by Richard Henry and…

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