Sunday, March 26, 2017
Qatar Photographic Society request in Cooperation with the Village Fonudation Katara request the pleasure of your company to the opening Ceremony of the photo exhibition National Geographic “colors of the world” On Wednesday January 21, 2015 at 7.15 pm in Qatar Photographic Society head quarter, Cultural Village Katara at building No.…

Here There - هنا هناك

  • Sunday, 11 January 2015 10:33
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HERE THERE is organized by the Qatar Museums Public Art department, in collaboration with Astrup Fearnley Museet in Oslo, Norway and Musée d’Art Contemporain in Lyon, France. The content in the show ranges from traditional mediums to digital art, installations, interactive works, and contemporary design works. Along with the artworks,…

Mal Lawal

  • Sunday, 04 January 2015 12:14
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Mal Lawal is a unique showcase of private collections, blending heritage, culture and contemporary art to celebrate historically and socially significant objects and antiques. This is the second edition of the biennale and showcases 100 Qatari and 42 regional private collectors. Mal Lawal exhibition first placed in 2012. Meaning ‘from the old…

Afterwards - Shirin Neshat

  • Sunday, 04 January 2015 12:04
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Mythology, history, and social events have long provided artists with inspiration. For Shirin Neshat, emotions and personal life experiences have also played an essential role in her artistic practice. In this exhibition, the artist looks at the connections between ancient history and the politics of the present in work characterized…

Yousef Ahmad: Story of ingenuity

  • Sunday, 04 January 2015 11:33
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The exhibition highlights Qatari artist Yousef Ahmad’s body of work through a precise selection of his most striking artworks from his early works in 1970s until today. It showcases three phases in Yousef Ahmad’s artistic career, from the early oil paintings that include the historic depiction of Al Zubarah Fort,…

Zabra Indoor/Outdoor Exhibition

  • Sunday, 04 January 2015 11:32
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Zabra, is the most precious moment of one’s lifetime. It is a traditional Qatari word that defines the dressing up for special occasions, it stems from our genuine heritage, our great history and our own identity to describe one’s maximum feeling of honor, pride and excitement in a specific time and definite place. The…

Nawal Al Mannai Exhibition

  • Sunday, 04 January 2015 11:27
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Artist’s words: It is difficult to choose a topic for a painting as I get more involved in art. Creativity is not acquired by simulation or recurrence and we need to find new ideas to reach the natural surroundings, as nothing emulate the pure instinct which makes us better. This is why I wanted…
Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar, in partnership with the Qatar-Brazil Year of Culture at Qatar Museums, is pleased to host MFA Designer in Residence Felipe Fonseca for a lunchtime lecture on Wednesday, 5 November 2014 at 12:15 pm at the Atrium at VCUQatar. The event is open to the public.…
  Katara Art studios in cooperation with Qatar Arts Association and Handicraft Society in Qatar are organizing a handicrafts market in Building 19, where a wide range of artifacts, jewelry, accessories, paintings, drawings, clothing, home decorations and photography will be displayed and sold. Visitors will also have the chance to…

Museums, shared heritage and identity

  • Thursday, 16 October 2014 11:38
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Crossing Boundaries Lecture Series: Dr. Guido Gryseels.   Established in 1898 as a colonial institution, the Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA) in Belgium is one of the most important reference institutions in the world. Currently closed for major renovation works, this closure has prompted internal reflection, and has opened…

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  • Nawal Al Mannai Exhibition +

    Artist’s words: It is difficult to choose a topic for a painting as I get Read More
  • Handcrafts Workshops and Outdoor Market +

    The Cultural Village Foundation – Katara In cooperation with the Ministry of Labour & Social A­airs Read More
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