With application number reaching 1200, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority’s (Dubai Culture) recently launched collaborative initiative with LinkedIn is gaining considerable traction among creative industry professionals in the emirate and beyond.
The strategic pillars focus on supporting and inspiring local and international creative talent; ensuring art and creativity is available for everyone everywhere; supporting the growth of the creative sector across Dubai as a key contributor to Dubai’s economic growth.
Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed, Her Highness Sheikha Latifa, Chairperson of the Dubai Culture, announced the launch of Dubai Culture’s Six-Year Strategic Roadmap,with the aim of positioning Dubai as a global centre for culture, creativity and talent.
H.H. Sheikha Fatima Supreme Chairwoman of FDF, highlighted the fundamental role played by culture and media in innovatively promoting the Emirati identity, to reinforce the UAE’s international stature.
The Authority is calling local and international amateurs and professionals in the creative field aged 15 and above to participate in the competition, which aims to encourage the talented youth and provide them with a platform to showcase their creativity.
A contemporary mural produced by the UAE’s creative community takes centre stage in the city’s historical Al Fahidi Neighborhood, with the artistic masterpiece depicting a bridge between the authenticity of the past, achievements of the present and aspirations of humanity for a promising future.
Children in the emirate can now prepare for an eventful summer as Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has announced the launch of its creative summer camps for public libraries ‘Our Summer is Art & Culture’ from 22nd July to 27th August 2020.
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority announced the launch of the museums’ ‘Summer Virtual Camp’ programme for school students from the 12th of July to 31st August 2020.
In order to preserve public safety at this stage, both museums will be operating at 50% capacity, and group entries will be limited to no more than five members per group.
The campaign by Dubai Culture encourages local & UAE based artists to share their talent through their chosen art form and it has already garnered over 1500 submissions.
In line with the Dubai Government’s decision to resume economic activity from 6.00 am to 11.00 pm effective Wednesday 27 May, Dubai Culture and Arts Authority announced it will reopen its museums in a phased manner from 1 June.
The Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, Dubai Culture, has added Al Shindagha Museum, to the virtual tours available on the digital platform, Dubai 360, to provide public access to the city’s historical places and its rich cultural and heritage landmarks
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) launched the digital edition of Dubai Festival for Youth Theatre on its YouTube channel
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, Dubai Culture, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Dubai Knowledge and Human Development Authority, launched virtual tours and workshops with a cultural guide in Etihad Museum, Dubai.
Dubai Culture’s package of relief measures includes exemption from fines for delayed payment of property rents, effective 15 March; and deferred rent payment for three months