Arts and Culture

  • Exhibition / Mathaf: Fateh Al-Moudarres, Colour, Extensity, and Sense

    This exhibition, guest curated by Sara Raza (an independent curator), presents a posthumous view into the oeuvre of this modernist artist’s studio practice. Deliberately organized as a thematic slice, as...
    Mathaf: Fateh Al-Moudarres, Colour, Extensity, and Sense
  • Exhibition / Mathaf: Exhibition by Mounira Al Solh

    The Mathaf Museum will present the exhibition “Mounira Al Solh, I strongly believe in our right to be frivolous”, curated by Hendrik Folkerts (Dittmer Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art,...
    Mathaf: Exhibition by Mounira Al Solh
  • Exhibition / Mathaf: Jassim Zaini, Representation, and Abstraction

    This exhibition, curated by Fatma Mostafawi, will present a focused view of the works of a pioneering Qatari modernist. The exhibition explores Zaini’s artistic vision and examines two formal artistic...
    Mathaf: Jassim Zaini, Representation, and Abstraction
  • Exhibition / Mathaf: Revolution Generations, a ground-breaking exhibition

    Revolution Generations, a ground-breaking exhibition curated by Abdellah Karroum, Director of Mathaf, will present artists from the Arab World, Turkey, Iran and the diaspora, looking at important moments of change...
    Mathaf: Revolution Generations, a ground-breaking exhibition
  • Exhibition / Syria Under the French Mandate - 1918-1946 (Exhibition)

    Syria Under the French Mandate, a Library exhibition in partnership with the Museum of Islamic Art, focuses on Syria from 1918 – 1946, a time when France was the controlling...
    Syria Under the French Mandate - 1918-1946 (Exhibition)
  • Exhibition / Sujoud: Modern Prayer Rug Design Exhibition

    This exhibition features different prayer carpet designs by local designers and VCUarts Qatar students, giving the public a chance to look at prayer rugs differently. The exhibition includes the work...
    Sujoud: Modern Prayer Rug Design Exhibition
  • Exhibition / Comfort Zone

    Comfort zones are forms of concessions which we allow ourselves in times of global political uproar, violent conflicts, economic instability, and increasing natural disasters. However, to be comfortable is mostly...
    Comfort Zone
  • Concert / Rachmaninoff's Third Symphony

    Dmitrij Kitajenko, Conductor of Honor Sergei Krylov, violin Pyotr Ilich Tchaikovsky: From Sleeping Beauty: Adagio, Pas d’Action, Panorama, Valse Dmitri Shostakovich: Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for violin and...
    Rachmaninoff's Third Symphony
  • Workshop / Experimental Art

    Children will be taught to paint on something interesting and experiment with art so that they can come to their own aesthetic discoveries.
    Experimental Art
  • Concert / Philharmonic at the Library: Ravel, Debussy and Jolivet

    Musicians from the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra perform a free monthly chamber music concert in Qatar National Library, usually on the third Thursday of the month. This month, the musicians will...
    Philharmonic at the Library: Ravel, Debussy and Jolivet
  • Concert / Beethoven's Eroica Symphony

    Dmitrij Kitajenko, Conductor of Honor Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E Flat Major, Op. 55 (Eroica) Ottorino Respighi: The Birds, P. 154 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol, Op. 34...
    Beethoven's Eroica Symphony
  • Tour / Art Trail Guided Tour of 2015 Building's Art Collection

    This will be a guided tour of Qatar Foundation's art collection on display at 2015 building (Qatar Foundation Headquarters). The tour will be led by the QF Art Specialist. For...
    Art Trail Guided Tour of 2015 Building's Art Collection
  • Family Event / Colors and Music

    This activity will combine music and art in a creative endeavor meant to put children’s imaginations to the test. Children will learn to visually express music and create their own...
    Colors and Music
  • Concert / Rossini and Vieuxtemps: Spectacle and Brilliance

    Reto Kuppel was the concertmaster for the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra for two decades; now, he fills the same role at Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra. On 2 March, he will make...
    Rossini and Vieuxtemps: Spectacle and Brilliance
  • Tour / Art Trail Guided Tour of Biznest's Art Collection

    This will be a guided tour of the art on display at Biznest (Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar building). The tour will be led by a Qatar Foundation Art Specialist....
    Art Trail Guided Tour of Biznest's Art Collection
  • Conference / Tasmeem 2019

    Tasmeem Doha is a Biennial International conference focusing on unique and contemporary themes within art and design. Hosted by VCUArts Qatar, the conference attracts prominent speakers and artists from all...
    Tasmeem 2019
  • Tour / Art Trail for Tasmeem Exhibition

    Tasmeem Doha is a biennial international conference focusing on unique and contemporary themes in art and design. Hosted by VCUArts Qatar, it attracts prominent speakers and artists from all over...
    Art Trail for Tasmeem Exhibition
  • Tour / Art Trail Guided Tour of Sidra Medicine's Art Collection

    This will be a guided tour of Sidra Medcine's art collection on display at the outpatient clinic. The tour will be led by the Qatar Foundation Art Specialist. For registration...
    Art Trail Guided Tour of Sidra Medicine's Art Collection