Twitter’s Latest Trending Hashtag Is Giving Arab Artists a Voice Everywhere

Twitter’s Latest Trending Hashtag Is Giving Arab Artists a Voice Everywhere

The #ArabArtists has been a hot and trending hashtag on Twitter, for the past couple of days. The purpose behind the hashtag was to utilize the popular social media platform in order to compile the works of some of the region’s artists, and to have them introduce themselves to the online world.   Approximately 2,500 […]

Youssef Nabil: The Artist Breaking Orientalist Stereotypes and Arabic Taboos

Youssef Nabil: The Artist Breaking Orientalist Stereotypes and Arabic Taboos

When art is done containing footage or reference to the Middle East, there is a typical arsenal of imagery that pops up. From camels standing in the middle of the dessert to exotic belly dancers, to heavily gender- segregated spaces, the Middle East is more often than not portrayed as a region stuck in its […]

Dubai’s Newest Apple Store Might Have the Best View Ever

Dubai’s Newest Apple Store Might Have the Best View Ever

  Apple’s third store in the UAE will not be your ordinary Apple store. It’s unique on so many levels, mostly because of its main theme; “Creativity. Connected.” The theme will focus on linking Apple’s technical expertise with the creative community of Dubai – from startups, local app developers and independent art galleries, to boutiques, […]

Beautiful Carpets Made in the Middle East

Beautiful Carpets Made in the Middle East

Carpets have always been a huge part of the Middle Eastern culture. Wherever you go, you’ll find the finest carpets all over the house and some even hanging on the walls as artwork. Each country and culture takes pride in displaying their greatest talents and skills through their handmade carpets, fabrics and patterns – exceptional […]

Project XX – The Weekend – Silent Snatch

We have taken 2 days off to participate in enhancing Papousa’s career (‘I believe in u girlfran style) and learn ginseng jujitsu to make up for our cardio hiatus. After this eat pray love experience we then began an MC Escher inspired piece;   To continue about our journey to support Papousa, we flocked to […]