Aerial Photography Winners Announced for HIPA’s Instagram Photo Contest

The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) has concluded the October edition of the Instagram Photo Contest which was titled ‘Aerial Photography’. A total of five winners were announced for the competition which received submissions under the hashtag #HIPAContest_Aerial. The contest winners hailed from; Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, United Arab Emirates and Spain respectively.

The First Step Towards the Museum of Islamic Arts in Sarajevo

The international symposium 'Islamic Art in Bosnia and Herzegovina' that took place at the Gazi Husrev Beg Library in Sarajevo, on October 25, 2017 has sparked enormous public attention, since it was the first such scientific gathering in the history of this country.

Islamic Arts in Bosnia and Herzegovina

The International Symposium titled 'Islamic Arts in Bosnia and Herzegovina' will take place on October 25, 2017 at the Gazi Husrev Beg Library in Sarajevo. A special guest is Shaika Nasser al-Nassr, Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs, that will use the opportunity to present the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar.

A Solo Show by Chant Avedissian at Casa Árabe Madrid

The exhibition 'Chant Avedissian. A Levantine on his Way heading East' sets out a route via Avedissian's artistic experiences as if it were an invitation to an inevitable rereading of the history of an undefined and porous geographical area extending from the Maghreb to the plateaus of western China.

Art Jameel Commissions Programme: Sculpture

Artists are invited to explore light as a medium for a public art installation. Artwork will be revealed at the opening of the new Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai, in 2018. Applications are due by November 21, 2017.