Competition

Top Abu Dhabi photo contest closing soon

15 July is the deadline for submissions to the Abu Dhabi Through Your Eyes competition, the premier contest for photographers to capture the spirit of the UAE. Organised by the Office of Government Communications and […]

Design

Tashkeel names Tanween designers for 2016-17

Tashkeel has named the four designers for its 2016 Tanween Design Programme. The programme supports UAE-based designers to develop a range of viable products that that respond to the specific environment of the Emirates. Getting […]

Music

Good taste: dinner and a show

It is fair to say that not everyone wants a man dressed as a rabbit as an accompaniment to dinner. An increasing number of people do, however. “We’re working to change the perception of the […]

Film

For the love of cinema: inside Cinema Akil

Cinema Akil is “an Independent cinema platform dedicated to showcasing the best of arthouse, independent, alternative and classic films”, says co-founder Butheina Kazim. So no pressure then. In fact Cinema Akil is delivering the goods, […]