Vantage Point Sharjah winners

Sharjah Art Foundation has announced the five winners of this year’s Vantage Point Photography Awards, presented during the opening of the Vantage Point Sharjah exhibition at Al Hamriyah Studios last Friday. First prize and $5,000 went to Md Fazla Rabbi [ … ]

Creative economy

So you want to work in the arts?

If you’re a magpie reader, there’s a reasonable chance that you’d like a job in or around the arts. For some of us, it’s all a matter of chance. For others there might more agency involved, particularly if you’re at [ … ]


Celebrating Werner Herzog

Now here’s an interesting game: list the most significant German film directors of the 1970s on. Now restrict it to those directors who have more than 60 feature films to their name, including a Nicholas Cage vehicle and 31 full-length [ … ]

Arts Centre

Dance across borders

The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi has always aimed to build an audience for contemporary dance in the UAE – “giving exposure to world class companies, providing training for local artists, and opening the doors for larger conversations through [ … ]