According to the Hollywood Reporter, Disney and director Guy Ritchie have hit a wall with casting the lead roles for their upcoming live-action remake of Aladdin. To read more, click here.
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales has launched an arts educational program in Karachi which will help Pakistani...
A portrait on loan to the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery (NPG) will probably challenge many people’s...
In October 2017, two museums will open dedicated to the work of Yves Saint Laurent. The first will be housed in the...
When it opens, the Louvre Abu Dhabi will be seen as a building where its architect, Jean Nouvel, has subordinated concrete and steel, glass and stone, and even the Gulf’s corrosive waters, to the deft control of the gentle play of light. To read more, click here.Read more ›
The Palestinian artist Emily Jacir has launched a crowdfunding campaign to transform her family’s historic 19th-century home in the West Bank into an independent exhibition space and community art center. To read more, click here.Read more ›
French Montana announced today that he is partnering with Global Citizen, furthering the rapper’s recent philanthropic endeavors. Since March, Montana has been advocating for maternal and children’s healthcare following a trip to Kampala, Uganda to shoot the video for “Unforgettable.” To read more, click here.Read more ›
Islamic art has a long, varied history, dating back to the 7th century and cutting a vast geographical swathe that stretches as far as Spain in the west and Central Asia to the east. More recently, however, there’s been an important and growing focus on contemporary art from the Arab […]Read more ›
Come the month of May and Abu Dhabi will showcase select films from across the Arab world and beyond, a broad spectrum of critically-acclaimed contemporary Arab films around the notion of geography. Titled ‘On Arab Geographies’ the screenings and talks will be held from May 4-6. To read more, click […]Read more ›
The Crossway Foundation established itself as an empowering arts charity that helps facilitate better understanding across borders. Now, after two successful years of collaboration, it has formally partnered with the annual Middle East Now festival in Florence. The Middle East Now x Crossway Foundation Residency will be dedicated to supporting […]Read more ›