The theatre department at The International Academy — Amman is putting on a two-night production of Matilda the Musical. A total of 25 finalists were selected as potential protégés by each appointed mentor in the categories architecture, dance, film, literature, music, theater, and visual arts. This is a mechanism that ascribes to the norms by which cultures have flourished over millennia in this region and elsewhere. Hiba Shahzada strives to explore the strong affiliation between art and architecture in her projects, driven by a keen pursuit to find new ways of expression in her work, by using different tools, different materials, and different inspirations. Designed and curated by architect Sahel Al Hiyari, the exhibition showcases original work by local and regional designers. This approach would disregard other equally important aspects of design; aspects that can dismantle the familiar ways in which we navigate life to construct a transient state of inexplicable delight. We all want to be valued - and be viewed as valuable - at work.
More than 100 exhibitors took part in this month's show, including renowned artists and architects from across the Arab world. He carried out post-graduate work at the School of Architecture at the University of Venice. Wine lovers, clear your schedules! I strive to bring these into the limelight because they are often easier and cheaper to execute than the grander, large-scale. Showcasing makers who are exploring new forms and new technologies in different sectors — renewable energy, health care, architecture, engineering, crafts and the products and services sector, to name a few — the exhibit delivered on its purpose of inspiring visitors and nurturing collaborations between disciplined designers and makers. The final interdisciplinary piece will be shown in an open event on Tuesday 31 May, on the last day of the project. Artist Dina Haddadin wrapped the walkway in the orange tarps used for construction sites, exploring the site as perpetually suspended in time and space. Design offers us an opportunity to engage in the exercise of self-examination and observation of the other through a symbiotic exchange of ideas.
The intention of this project is to challenge the notion of performance as a closed event independent of everyday life. From problem-solving and enhancing communities to bringing concepts to life, design has the power to reshape the future. A total of 25 finalists were selected as potential protégés by each appointed mentor in the categories architecture, dance, film, literature, music, theater, and visual arts. Ayla Red Sea Half-Marathon Ayla Oasis, Aqaba Friday, December 9th at 7:00 a. Within this environment, intuition becomes an important driving force, and improvisation a valuable tool for absorbing and appropriating the problems that design seeks solutions for.
Amman - Amman's first Design Week, which took place across three major locations in the Jordanian capital, was a celebration of the city's blossoming arts and design scene. A Note from the Curator The attempt to define design in a region of such diversity under a single coherent perspective is both futile and unnecessary. Wednesday nights at O Six are a real treat! The inaugural Amman Design Week opens with a design exhibition presenting selected works by a new generation of experimental local and regional designers. To learn more and make your reservation, call 06 569 6511. After all, how could such structures exist when this region offers an astounding diversity that may occur within the smallest increments of geographical distance? Design Week was a festival of juxtapositions, with different disciplines, backgrounds and styles joining together to create new possibilities in a place where design is still finding its feet. Wires are woven together to render the depth, light and shade, texture and materials of a three dimensional space.
Hiba Shahzada is a Jordanian architect and artist. Enjoy the beautiful paintings of artists Hiba Shahzada and Dana Shahzada Kayyali at this stunning week-long exhibition. Having acknowledged the absence of this coherency allows us to broaden the possibilities of redefining ourselves against a vast history of creation. Organisers explored the links between contemporary and traditional Jordanian crafts, while revitalising disused spaces as creative hubs. Amman Design Week attempted just that, and in my opinion, succeeded in style. In October, Google polled 500 smartphone owners. Space is limited, so call 06 592 7820 to reserve your spot.
Make your way over to Maestro to listen to this Alexandria-based group rock out with their unique blend of rock, jazz, blues and oriental music. Guest feedback is essential to any service-based business, so it's no surprise that hoteliers are always looking to encourage guest reviews via guest surveys; Reviews offer unparalleled insight to your guests' experience, therefore if you want to increase your guest survey response rates, take the time to reduce barriers to entry and increase efficiency. Featuring 15 diverse artists — with showcases from jewelry designer Hania Kuzbari and artist Shereen Audi, as well as new works from artists Basel Uraiqat, Boutros Al Maari, Farouk Lambaz, Ghada Dahdaleh, Hind Al Jirmi, Jeanne Al Mufti, Mahmoud Gahalla, Nour Al Taher, Rafik Majzoub, Samah Samaha, Samer Kurdi, Shayma Aziz, and Zainab Mahdi — this exhibition brings together an incredible array of high-profile talents. The Hangar Exhibition, curated by celebrated architect Sahel al Hiyari, explores ideas of locality and showcases work by designers who challenge the understanding of design and its ability to push the boundaries of material, scale, form and function. Inspired by the open and immediate relationship between The Lab space and the street, the public will be able to enter the gallery space at any time during the making of the work. Everyone 6 months and older should get vaccinated against the flu. Whether you have a new manager or have worked with your current boss for years, what can you do to make sure your boss appreciates what you bring to the job? Make your way down to Jacaranda on Wednesday to attend the opening of the exhibition, which runs through December 31st.
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To book your spot, call 079 941 0146. What's the best way to build trust? She has worked with Sahel Al Hiyari Architects in Jordan and Atelier Zumthor and Partner in Switzerland. Matilda the Musical Tuesday, December 6th — Wednesday, December 7th at 6:00 p. In realizing the non-existence of this coherency, a sense of relief emerges; one that liberates us from subscribing to clear structures, tendencies, or directions. They come from 21 countries, with all regions of the world represented: Asia four finalists , Europe six , North America three , South America five , Africa five and Middle East two. The multidisciplinary, inclusive public programme of the inaugural edition rested on three pillars: the Hangar Exhibition, the MakerSpace and the Crafts District. Through a series of columns, A Memorial For A Lost Courtyard I Have Never Been To brings to light an old courtyard that lay forgotten within the urban fabric of humble buildings of the past.