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Dubai Opera welcomes a new season of entertainment

  “The journey so far has been incredible, a fantastic endeavour for me, personally, to have had the opportunity to lead. We’ve staged over 200 shows featuring over 2,000 artists for a live audience of over 200,000.” - Jasper Hope  When Dubai Opera first opened its doors in the summer of 2016, all...
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Works inspired by the Arabian desert

Visit Opera Gallery Dubai to see the latest works by Quim Bové. Inspired by the Arabian desert, and created exclusively for the DIFC gallery, a selection of eight abstract artworks masterfully showcase the Spanish artist’s distinctive brush strokes. operagallery.com...
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Art Talk at NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery

Ways of Seeing forms part of NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery’s exciting fall exhibition. The presentation, based on John Berger’s seminal 1972 text of the same name, will be on display at the venue until November 17. Discover the works of 26 acclaimed regional and international artists including the fascinating...
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True masterpiece at Louvre Abu Dhabi

Art aficionados, mark your diaries as Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi is set to be unveiled at Louvre Abu Dhabi on September 16. The captivating piece is one of fewer than 20 known surviving paintings by the Italian Renaissance master. Adding to the museum’s already notable collection, the artwork reinforces...
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Year of Zayed: Through the lens

Joining the rest of the nation in tribute to the Year of Zayed, One&Only Royal Mirage invites guests and visitors to view a special showcase of 69 images depicting His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Curated around several themes and punctuated by his visionary quotes, the exhibition takes...
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Kaleidoscope art exhibition at Andakulova Gallery

Andakulova Gallery presents new works by Timur Akhmedov, created in recent years. They reflect yet another new search and journey for him. Many paintings, in principle sans name or untitled, give the viewer the opportunity to freely understand the picturesque text. They generate associations and have hidden symbolisms. The artist is...
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The Yard has opened in the Al Khawaneej area

One of the latest Dubai destinations to have the city all abuzz, The Yard has opened in the Al Khawaneej area. The first phase of this rustic courtyard features an organic farmer’s market, several restaurants, an eclectic boutique selection and the already much-photographed Promise Bridge - inspired by the iconic...
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World vision at Louvre Abu Dhabi

Did you know that the first globes were produced in fourth-century Greece? Tracing the impact the great minds of this era had on mankind's understanding of the world is the ongoing exhibition at Louvre Abu Dhabi - Globes: Vision of the World. Running until June 2, art lovers and astronomy...
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Exploring Alserkal Avenue

Al Quoz, previously thought of as something of a Bermuda Triangle among Dubai dwellers thanks to its maze of indistinct warehouses and similar-looking streets, is now one of the city’s most up-and-coming quarters. A complete contrast to the emirate’s more well known luxury offering, Al Quoz’s charm lies in its...
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