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What about the art? Well, What about it?

21 March 2016

Talks by Cai Guo Qiang the Curator, and Xu Bing and Wan Jienwei, two prominent artists featured in the exhibition What about the art? took place on 13 March at MIA.

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QM at QIFF

23 March 2016

Qatar Museums exciting programme of activities will raise awareness of healthy lifestyles and promote healthy eating will be a key feature of the Qatar International Food Festival. 

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Marvellous Creatures in Toronto

13 April 2016

The wonderful ‘Marvellous Creatures: Animal Fables in Islamic Art’ exhibition held in the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) between March and July 2015 attracted tens of thousands of visitors. 

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Qatar Museums Self Guided Tours

22 May 2016

Use this guide to take a few hours to explore the cultural side of Qatar.

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Mathaf Curatorial Summer Camp 2016

4th September 2016

An evening of presentations and discussions around the subject of archives and institution building takes place 5pm, Monday 5 September, as part of the Museum’s annual Curatorial Summer Camp 2016 (4-9 September 2016).

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THE WINNERS: LUC TUYMANS CHALLENGE

12 January 2016

As a part of Tuymans' Intolerance exhibition, Qatar’s creative community were challenged to express their views of world events though art. Here are the winning pieces.

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Luc Tuymans at work

2015

Celebrated Belgian artist Luc Tuymans works on six large-scale paintings at the Qatar Museums Gallery Al Riwaq.

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