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Culture-Abu Dhabi 2013

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Sector : Culture Country : UAE

In this section: Tolerance and Modernization in Abu Dhabi’s Culture- Close Up with HH Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan- The Architectural Distinction of Saadiyat’s Museums- Zaha ...

01 Jun 2013 03:38 AM 5 Read More...

Culture-Qatar 2013

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Sector : Culture Country : Qatar

In this section: The Gulf’s New Cultural Hub- Homing in on Heritage- At the Center of Qatar’s Cultural Renaissance- Giving Arab Talent a Screening- Exporting Music from Qatar to the World- A Bibliophi...

01 Jan 2013 05:19 AM 5 Read More...

Culture-Qatar 2012

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Sector : Culture Country : Qatar

In this section: The Emerging Cultural Center of the Arab World- Jean Nouvel’s New Masterpiece: The National Museum of Qatar- Qatar’s Cultural Renaissance- Doha Tribeca Film Festival-...

01 Jan 2012 06:54 AM 3 Read More...
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Homing in on Heritage

Sector : Culture Country : Qatar

Qatar is currently investing heavily in its heritage, from the construction of museums, restoration of forts and houses to archaeological excavations and surveys. This investment forms part of the Qatar National Vision 2030 with its emphasis on national identity and cultural development to establish Qatar as the cultural center of the Islamic world. The cultural agenda is also manifest in the development of Hamad bin Khalifa University, a conglomeration of foreign universities based at Education City each specializing in a subject area, such as Texas A&M teaching engineering, and UCL Qatar, a branch campus of University College London, teaching Masters courses in cultural heritage (Archaeology, Conservation and Museum Studies). This article explores some of the recent cultural heritage development, and UCL Qatar’s involvement in heritage teaching, research and practice....

01 Jan 2013 12:08 AM 290 Read More...

Exporting Music from Qatar to the World

Sector : Culture Country : Qatar

Already Qatar has stepped onto the world stage in commerce, international affairs, journalism, sports and art, among other things. Now it is doing the same in music. As the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra approaches its five-year anniversary it increasingly looks outwards....

01 Jan 2013 06:55 AM 14 Read More...