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Have you heard about this epic comic book?

Have you heard about this epic comic book?

Regarded as the Middle East’s first psycho-thriller comic book, Wayl follows the tale of Sufyan El-Taher who returns to Amman, Jordan only to find his hometown riddled with crime and corruption. Features writer Ferdinand Godinez chats with its creators to …

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Here’s how to plan your next step in life

Here’s how to plan your next step in life

Online editor Colin Armstrong speaks with Anna Howell, founder of The Careers Lounge, to find out why it’s never too early to start thinking about your future and never too late to consider a career change. Tell us about The …

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Here’s why spoken word is so important in the UAE

Here’s why spoken word is so important in the UAE

From poetry to song, hip-hop and more, Hekayah: The Story is a yearly event where local performers pay homage to the UAE’s heritage through the arts. Ahead of the event’s return on 5th December to coincide with National Day, features …

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How will this piece of art inspire you?

How will this piece of art inspire you?

Online editor Colin Armstrong speaks with artist and designer Ranim Orouk about her work ‘The Revival’ that will be shown as part of the Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation (ADMAF) pavilion at Abu Dhabi Art this year.  Can you tell us …

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This creative guy stepped on the brakes to become a painter

This creative guy stepped on the brakes to become a painter

One of Formula 1’s most well known artists, Armin Flossdorf has spent years painting live at races, exhibiting his work at motorsport events and providing artwork for VIP lounges at race tracks around the world.  No stranger to Abu Dhabi, …

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Why we need more art galleries in the capital

Why we need more art galleries in the capital

Abu Dhabi-based artists Rachel Emmett, Unni Kriens and Josef Holmes present Colourscapes, a new collaborative exhibition featuring contemporary art and photography encompassing themes of Arabia and Europe. Editor Rachael Perrett sits with the artists to talk about the benefits of …

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Where can you get creative in the Garden City?

Where can you get creative in the Garden City?

La Dolce Vita is a community and cultural centre in Al Ain founded by Omar Sariedinne. A culmination of all of his hobbies, the centre offers everything from yoga and martial arts to music. Editor Rachael Perrett sits with the …

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This man is bringing the classics back on the airwaves

This man is bringing the classics back on the airwaves

After a two-decade hiatus, Capital Radio has made a comeback. At the helm is the station’s programme director and presenter, Roger Paine, who in 1983 came on board to work as one of the original station’s announcers. Features writer Ferdinand …

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What does it take to be an expert pâtissier?

What does it take to be an expert pâtissier?

Affectionately known as the Cake Boy, French pâtissier, celebrity chef and TV presenter Eric Lanlard is internationally renowned for his impressive creations. No stranger to the capital, the London-based chef is coming back to town as an ambassador for Taste …

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Is this tribute act as good as the genuine Gn’R?

Is this tribute act as good as the genuine Gn’R?

Back by popular demand, UK-based tribute band The Guns N’ Roses Experience is returning to Abu Dhabi on 18th October. Before hitting the stage, the five-piece act composed of vocalist Laz Berenyi, lead guitarist Jack Warren, drummer Will Jones, bassist Rikki …

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