Qatar Museums opens four major exhibitions

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) Qatar Museums (QM) yesterday launched major exhibitions at the Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art and the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA). As part of Mathaf’s 10th anniversary programme, the museum unveiled three exhibitions including two major monograph exhibitions by leading women artists and an extensive survey of art and...

Mathaf unveils two top female artists’ monograph expo to mark 10th anniversary

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art, located in Education City, on Sunday kicked off two major monograph exhibitions by leading women artists and an extensive survey of art and culture in Doha from 1960 until today. The exhibitions are part of the extensive programme of exhibitions, artists residencies,...

VCUarts Qatar and British Council offer Creative Industries online workshops

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Art and design practitioners and specialists seeking to advance their careers can now do so through the Creative Industries online workshops, a collaboration between Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar’s (VCUarts Qatar’s) Community & Continuing Education Programme and its Alumni Relations Office, and the British Council...

Bedaya’s online summer camp helps students hone entrepreneurship abilities

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Center), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and Silatech, resumed its activities this month by launching the ‘2020 Summer Camp’ online for students aged between 16 and 20 years.In view of the current circumstances due to the coronavirus...

QM urges students, teachers to register for new Culture Pass

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Qatar Museums (QM) has urged students and teachers to register for its new Culture Pass tiers, offering a curated programme and benefits that suit their passion.While QM opened a number of its museums and heritage sites on July 1, the first day of the second phase of the gradual...

Things to do at home in Qatar: July 12 – July 18, 2020

Publication: iloveqatar.net - English (English | Website) 14 - 28 July 2020 Train and Challenge with Aspire Stay fit and safe, adopt a healthy lifestyle during the quarantine. Join Aspire's summer program "Train and Challenge" that focuses on speed, power, endurance, and flexibility. For kids from 5 to 10 years, there will be training videos uploaded on the...

Ashghal committee signs contracts with Qatari artists for beautification project

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The Supervisory Committee of Beautification of Roads and Public Places in Qatar at the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has signed contracts with Qatari artists to receive ideas for artworks and sculptures to be installed in different locations of Qatar.The Committee of Artwork includes members from the main committee at...

People with special needs to participate in second edition of Colour Festival

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) The members of the Qatar Society for Rehabilitation of Special Needs (QSRSN) will participate in the second Colour Festival for people with disabilities which will begin its activities remotely on July 10. It is a global festival that shows shared social responsibility through joint cooperation between the Doha International...

VODAFONE LAUNCHES “SHATER” ENTERTAINMENT APP FOR KIDS

Vodafone Qatar has partnered with Digital Virgo to develop an exclusive new digital content environment called “Shater”. Accessible both over the web and as an iOS or Android app, this safe and fun digital space for children - www.shater.qa - is the first of its kind in Qatar. Providing a tailored mix of popular local and global...

National Museum of Qatar calls for car collectors to participate Mal Lawal third edition

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) The National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) is inviting vintage car owners and collectors to showcase their collections at the Mal Lawal 3 exhibition. Under the patronage of Qatar Museums’ (QM) Chairperson, H E Sheikha Al Mayassa Bint Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, and in collaboration with Mawater Center, the highly...