Art was a saving presence for the multidisciplinary artist Ameera AlAji in her youth. Now she hopes to inspire a new generation of Qatari artists to find a similar freedom.
More UAE university students are enrolling in courses related to space and physics, after a UAE space mission began beaming back images of Mars.
As the Qatar Foundation’s senior art specialist, Layla Bacha manages an art portfolio that includes major public artworks and museum collections.
The university, in the Emirates, wanted students to have some semblance of a normal cap-and-gown experience after a challenging school year.
Art helped Zaahirah Muthy get through challenging times in her own life. She launched a series of art therapy workshops in Dubai to help other women do the same.
Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi sees education as the best hope for countering extremism and building a better future.
A new art grant from the Misk Art Institute provides major support for artists and could help shift attitudes about careers in art.
Student access to counseling and preventive mental health support at universities in the United Arab Emirates need improvements, student and psychologists say.
Art by Arab artists, on view online and at the Middle East Institute in Washington, D.C., reflects on universal feelings of isolation and confinement caused by the coronavirus crisis.
Young artists have submitted more than a thousand works to Sharjah Youth’s “Art for All” project, a virtual exhibit that will be on view later this month.