A contemporary Egyptian art exhibition in the historic setting of Manial Palace in Cairo offers an alternative narrative for art and a novel tourist attraction.
New informal settlements built in Duhok are improving their designs, partly out of fear of government reprisals.
A professor’s visit to a historic church makes him think about using Iraq’s rich history and religious diversity to create economic opportunity.
Lawrence Abu Hamdan, an artist who uses forensic techniques, uses recorded sound to create new perspectives of the world and document injustice.
An Egyptian architect overcame his loss of vision and has succeeded by taking a distinctive approach to his profession.
The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture marks a decade of supporting artistic projects with an exhibition in Beirut’s new “museum of memory.”
The Townhouse art gallery, a cultural landmark, has survived a raid by state authorities and a building collapse.
The study of the remains of ancient civilizations, once considered a relic of colonialism, is making a comeback.
When economic development clashes with archaeology, Manama could offer a model for other Arab countries.