'Bait Al Oud' graduates to perform musical concert

Concert in Abu Dhabi’s Manarat Al Saadiyat auditorium will feature selection of institute’s most talented graduates.

Emirati authors to be celebrated at ABIDF

Illustrator’s Corner to serve as hub for visual content at ADIBF

Sheikh Zayed Book Award chooses Saudi King as Cultural Personality of year 2014

Opera Gallery presents unique collection of artworks from Middle East

Taste of multi-art: Liverpool Arab Arts Festival returns to city

Lebanese star Haifa's movie censored in Egypt

‘Million’s Poet’ candidates face psychoanalysis

Istanbul beats 'most romantic city': Paris off the hot spot

US artist uncovers desert sculpture in Qatar

Tunisia plans to return stolen Mask of Gorgon to Algeria

Famous Lebanese artist arrives in UAE for poetry and music recital

Blood money in Iran directors hands to save a life

Saudi clerics demand Muslims not to watch ‘Islam-inspired’ cartoon

‘Abu Dhabi Oil Story’ released in UAE capital

Dubai Metro: To commute society with a touch of art along the way

UAE Sikka Art Fair: Perfect launch pad for emerging artists

Louvre Abu Dhabi’s collection comes to Musée du Louvre, Paris

'Noah' film banned in some Arab countries

Word spreads among visitors about UAE’s first Geological Park

3,500-year-old statue of pharaoh’s daughter found in Egypt

Egypt’s top Islamic body says ‘Noah’ film should be banned

Cinema role in educating community debated at Sorbonne Abu Dhabi Cine Club

Iraq opens new museum commemorating uprising against Britain

Israel to donate 300 copies of Anne Frank’s diary to Tokyo

Renowned Emirati thinker releases new book: ‘Prospects for the American Age’

Muscat International Book Fair ready to welcome lovers of written word

Britain’s Prince Charles performs ‘Ardah’ sword dance in Saudi

Arab poetry suffers great loss with passing of Lebanese poet Ounsi al-Hajj

Iraq’s landmark leaning minaret in danger of collapse

Sweden guest of honour at 24th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair

Palestinians seek UN heritage status for ancient village

Gaza ‘naked’ treasure poses dilemma for Islamist rulers

3,600-year old Egyptian mummy discovered in sarcophagus

Gaza seeks global help to unravel mystery of Apollo statue

The Forgotten Victim in Syria: Activists call for more surveillance of Syrian art

No smoke without ire: Jordan hookah ban sparks uproar

Artists campaign for Tunisia cartoonist’s release with 100 drawings

Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee – Abu Dhabi reveals action plan for 2014

Egypt’s shattered hopes becomes New York’s art


John McLaughlin plays jazz for Palestinians

Jazz guitar legend gives away proceeds from concert in Ramallah to local NGO, laments Palestinians’ plight under occupation.

“Sheikh Zayed Book Award” announces winners

Soyan wins Contribution to the Development of Nations Award, Mahmoudi wins Literature Award, while Children’s Literature Award goes to Fakhr Eldine.

Morocco’s movie 'Mecca' needs fresh winds to get it moving again

Ouarzazate’s film industry seeks return to glory days o after bearing brunt of world economic crisis, Arab Spring.

Nigerian poet’s 'The Sahara Testaments': story worth $100,000

Prize-winning Ipadeola’s book focuses on Sahara’s rich life, shed light on unsustainable flow of Africans into Europe.

A new record: Longest veil unveiled at Expo Centre Sharjah

Fashion designer Hany El Behairy broke the record held by a Lebanese designer’s 3.3 km veil.

Moonlit African migrants image wins top photo award

World Press Photo of Year goes to image of African migrants holding phones up to capture signal on shore of Djibouti city at night.

Syrian dissident artist paints haunting vision of war

Painter and dissident Youssef Abdelke shows that neither individuals nor symbols are spared from violence in Syria.

Mansouri’s success in camel contests began with one camel

Emirati camel owner has won 35 cars since 2010 in many Mazayna camel contests, teaches his children their forefathers’ heritage.

Greece disputes with Turkey over converting Hagia Sophia into a mosque

Turkish Deputy PM says two other religious sites in Turkey would be turned into mosques.

Arab and international cinema stars flock to Abu Dhabi

Household names will walk red carpet alongside new talents that audience will discover during nine day celebration.

Centuries of Syria's history destroyed in just two years

World concerns for Syria’s heritage as historic sites are destroyed, ancient pieces looted to be sold in Beirut, Amman markets.