He also lauded the role of various establishments and agencies in the Emirate to translate these directives and visions, which have all contributed into making the Emirate a model of excellence in the region.
The statement …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, April 07 - 2013 @ 16:55
In the presence of Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), His Excellency Sheikh Khalid bin Saqr Al Qassimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Department of Public Work, …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, July 21 - 2013 @ 09:59
Aflamnah presented the first website to introduce Crowdfunding in the UAE. They demonstrated how Crowdfunding could aid artists, film-makers, and other creative entrepreneurs to raise funds, and achieve set goals.
Nawwer, an education based project, explained …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, April 15 - 2013 @ 15:53
A novel approach to the exchange of creative ideas and expressions, the PechaKucha Night concept has gradually grown into a worldwide phenomenon, having been featured in over 500 cities.
The name ‘PechaKucha’ is a transliteration …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, April 10 - 2013 @ 14:35
The centre will present a screening session titled the ‘Public Screen’, where a total of 17 videos chosen from the Maraya Video Archive, will be screened.
Talking about the significance and role of the video archive …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, September 03 - 2012 @ 11:02
The two-month exhibition will highlight the works of four UAE-based artists. Emirati artists Maitha Al Jassim and Amna Al Zaabi, Saudi artist Ahmed Bouholaigah and Indian artist UBIK.
The interactive art exhibition will feature four installations …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, May 26 - 2012 @ 15:03
A unique new approach to artistic endeavours and thought, the idea behind PechaKucha Night has become a worldwide phenomenon.
Having been featuring in over 500 cities, the title ‘PechaKucha’ is actually a transliteration of the Japanese …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, September 25 - 2013 @ 00:00
Running from the 24th of May to the 21st of June, the talks will give the audience the opportunity to gain a unique and highly personal insight into the artists’ own perspective on their artworks …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, May 21 - 2012 @ 15:07
Maraya Art Centre, the innovative contemporary visual arts hub in Sharjah and an initiative by Sharjah Investment and development Authority (Shurooq), is set to be the scene of a truly remarkable display of photographic work …Read full article » : Sunday, August 10 - 2014 @ 16:53
PechaKucha Night Sharjah is being co-organised by Sharjah natives, Salem Al Qassimi, founder of Fikra Design Studio and Maryam Al Dabbagh, an independent writer and researcher, who were delegated to organise the events by Maraya …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, January 02 - 2013 @ 12:51