50 To Follow

Here it is: the 2019 edition of magpie’s 50 To Follow. Like most retrospective lists, it’s intended as a conversation piece. We fully expect you to disagree with our inclusions, and with the (admittedly pretty […]


L’École Van Cleef & Arpels comes to Dubai

L’École des Arts Joailliers,  the Paris-based School of Jewellery Arts associated with  luxury jewellery brand Van Cleef and Arpels, is opening a pop-up campus in Dubai. Registration is now open for classes and workshops at […]


DIDI latest: new Dean, familiar President

Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation is starting to take shape – literally as well as metaphorically, for the groundwork is actually well under way for the next phase of Dubai Design District that will […]


DIDI gets some more detail … but not too much

More details about the Dubai Institute of Design & Innovation were given at a packed press conference on Monday just before Dubai Design Week opened. So DIDI (DeeDee or Dee Eye Dee Eye? Apparently there’s […]

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Outside in: the jamjar view

thejamjar is running a good-looking summer program of “conversations, thinking, and films about art outside of its traditional boxes, with an eye to the ways that arts practice and the art industry in Dubai are […]