Reconnecting Arts is proud to present in partnership with Qatar America Institute the RUWAD Exhibition. Ruwad (“pioneers” in Arabic) is a collection of both established and up-and-coming Qatar-based artists that are transforming the artistic landscape in the region. From painting to photography to installation pieces, Ruwad will exhibit the leading visionary minds of Qatar whose creative […]Read more
CALLING ARAB CREATIVES / COLLISION.
Reconnecting Arts is pleased to announce our 2019 open call that invites Arab – Middle Eastern artists to respond to the theme COLLISION.Read more
20/20/20 VCUarts Qatar Alumni Exhibition Celebrates two Decades of Art and Design Excellence.
In honor of the 20th Anniversary for Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar, the university will celebrate the diversity and success of their alumni through a special exhibition called 20/20/20 in the Gallery at VCUarts Qatar from September 20th until October 21st.Read more
Art, Dialogue & Unity. Creatives from the Middle East Transition into London.
“Young artists from countries across the GCC and beyond have united in a ground-breaking exhibition in London.”Read more
Manar speaks to us about Lucid Dreaming, zine making and diversity in Saudi Arabia.
Manar, a 20-year-old artist from Saudi Arabia that is currently based in Canada, she expresses herself through photography, zine making and experimental projects. Manar tells us more about her artistic process and why she decided to use film photography for her latest project ‘Lucid Dreaming.’Read more
Dia Azzaqi: A Retrospective (From 1963 until tomorrow)
“I am the cry, who will give voice to me?” The Qatar’s art scene is in for a treat. Dia Azzawi, a renowned modern artists in the arab world, is currently having a solo exhibition in both Mathaf and Al Riwaq.Read more
RE CONNECT ING: Islamic Illumination Workshop
As part of the RECONNECTING – Contemporary Art from Qatar exhibition, we invited Esra Al Hamal to host two workshops with us.Read more
EXHIBITION: Contemporary Art from Qatar in London.
RE CONNECT ING Contemporary Art from Qatar. RECONNECTING is a showcase of established and emerging Qatari artists and filmmakers reflecting on the ways they connect with their identity, culture and surroundings in an era in which their country is constantly changing.Read more
Reconnecting Arts presents 8 Lens Based Artists from the Arab world & Diaspora at the Brighton Photo Fringe.
— Online Exhibition Catalogue. Click above to view the exhibition catalogue that was handed out to over 1150 visitors for free. Best viewed on a desktop. — Reconnecting Arts a platform that supports emerging Middle Eastern Creatives presents a collective of 8 lens based artists from the Middle East and Diaspora. They reflect on their […]Read more
They Used to Call it The Moon
‘When Apollo 11 landed on the moon in 1969 it must have felt to the 500 million watching that nothing would ever be the same. Although the pride in man’s greatest ever achievement was clear, the reality for the majority of the populace was that few things changed, and the exponential rate of development fantasised […]Read more