Culture and Community

The de-facto international party planner Rena Sindi has for years amazed society with her blend of extravagant, dazzling, graceful, and, above all, entertaining theme parties that she has orchestrated impeccably around the world.

In honour of the Year of Zayed initiative, Dubai-based artist and designer Farida Talaat, has recently created a cross-stitch artwork in the shape of the initiative’s official logo in hundreds of minute cross-stitches. The monochromatic production features tiny black needlepoint stitches set against a white background of special perforated fabric outlined by a minimalist matte gold frame.

The wait is finally over! Global TV hit, Vikings, one of the world’s most popular on-going series returns to STARZ PLAY - the region’s fastest growing subscription on-demand video service - on November 29th.

The Museums Department at Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts, heritage, and literature, organising multiple activities in celebration of the UAE’s 47th National Day, with the aim of ensuring the society’s satisfaction and happiness.

Based on the first book of Eoin Colfer's best-selling series of the same name, and directed by Kenneth Branagh, Disney’s “Artemis Fowl” has begun principal photography and will film in England, Northern Ireland and Ho Chi Minh City. The book was adapted for the screen by award-winning playwright Conor McPherson.