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Explore the Culture and Heritage of Dubai on the Google Arts and Culture platform

So, what if you cannot visit Dubai and explore its culture and beauty, the city has come right at your fingertips as Dubai now has its own address on Google Arts and Culture.

Dubai has launched Dubai’s Culture and Heritage project on Google Arts and Culture which was announced on Thursday by Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture).

This online platform will showcase Dubai’s culture and heritage, detailing its transformation from a fishing village to a global creative hub.

The launch of the online platform comes as

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Dubai Culture brings back the Fine Arts program with workshops and lectures

Boosting the art and culture of Dubai, The Culture and Arts Authority in Dubai –Dubai culture in association with the Akkas Foundation for Visual Arts have joined hands to launch a series of activities for the creative minds in April.

With a variety of workshops and discussion sessions focussing on artistic photography, the event will take place under the supervision of a group of pioneering and young artists who are specialised in this field. Individuals from the field amateurs and professionals alike have been urged to participate and refine their skills.

The series of workshop and sessions was kicked off

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Art aficionados assemble, as World Art Dubai is back with its seventh edition

Art lovers of Dubai, if you’re upset about Art Dubai 2021 getting over, worry not, because culture vultures have another event to add to their dairy –World Art Dubai.

Returning for its seventh edition, World Art Dubai will bring affordable contemporary art from all over the world under one roof for the increasing art demand of the Middle East. Starting from April 7, over 2,000 works from 200 local and international artists and galleries will be coming together over a packed four-day programme. Themed ‘Inspired By Great Artists’ this year, will take place at Hall 1 and 2 at Dubai

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Dubai unveils creative economic strategy to double the opportunities in the creative sector

To be on the global map of creativity and boost the economy, the UAE has been taking essential steps to encourage creative talents in the region. With Dubai always been encouraging towards art and culture, a new strategic programme to double the number of creative companies specialising in content, design and culture has been launched.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the launch of ‘Dubai is the capital of the creative economy’ on Saturday, wherein the number of creative companies will be doubled from 8,000 to

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