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Artists vs Islamists

On 13 December 2012, a large number of cultural coalitions, artists, thinkers, and intellectuals organized a protest march from Talaat …

Once Upon a Lost Time in Turkey

Acclaimed Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan recently said, “I like to create to mislead people.” Everything about his extraordinary, Palme …

Qatar Goes to the Movies

The Doha Film Institute (DFI) offers a wide array of programming—from the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, which just had its …

Inside the Iron Lady

No one walks quite like Margaret Thatcher. She scurries with her knees bent, the handbag swinging like a tightly wound …

The World Mourns Eve Arnold

The art world mourns an exceptional loss today as it is announced that world-renowned photojournalist Eve Arnold has died aged …

A New Master

Rachid Koraichi whose work has been described as “writing passion” has just won the £25,000 Jameel Prize for a selection …

Capturing Beirut

Although still relatively small as a center for art, and at times quite provincial, Beirut has finally expanded to include …