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Drawing on inspiration

Drawing on inspiration

18 Sep, '054 Comments

More Than Meets the Eye is the theme of an art exhibition opening at 7.30pm 7.00pm tonight at the Albareh Art Gallery, Adliya. Around 30 limited edition linoleum prints by Bahraini artist Nasser Al Yousif are being showcased at the event, which is being held under the patronage of Culture and National Heritage Assistant Under-Secretary […]

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Vlog: A Child’s Dream

26 Jun, '050 Comments

So what would a child dream of? Money? Power? Politics? Not a chance… they’re more concerned with the “real” pleasures of life: FAST CARS!

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A ray of hope… called Haifa Al-Mansour

A ray of hope… called Haifa Al-Mansour

15 Jun, '0421 Comments

It’s not all doom and gloom in Saudi, rays of hope continue to emanate from the magic kingdom: Haifaa Al-Mansour is thought to be the only woman filmmaker in Saudi Arabia. Her three short films are cult favorites here and have made her a hero among her peers in the Saudi film making community, an […]

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Cultural Friday

Cultural Friday

16 Apr, '042 Comments

We’re quite fortunate in Bahrain that we have a number of art galleries and exhibitions, so it’s easy to get in touch with various works of art and artists. It is even better that a number of private art galleries scour the world for interesting pieces to bring to the Bahraini connoisseur or collector, more […]

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The ressurection of Art

The ressurection of Art

31 May, '030 Comments

As if it was ever dead? It might by necessity hide for a while but never dies, even in the most hostile environments you will find art flourishing. Look at Iraq: intermittent electricity, untreated water, medical services on the blink, people without jobs, without steady income, but with all of these predicaments we have a […]

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