27 Mar

Qatar Commits to Helping Gaza amid Coronavirus Outbreak

The state of Qatar announced that it would provide over $150 million in aid to the Gaza Strip to support many of the United Nations programs and to contain the new coronavirus outbreak before it spreads throughout the densely packed enclave. The anno...

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24 Mar

KAWS collaborates with Acute Art

American Artist KAWS collaborated with Acute Art to create an app called COMPANION (EXPANDED). The idea for the app came from the project EXPANDED HOLIDAY,  the new augmented reality project consists of a global public exhibition as well as entirely ...

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21 Mar

Virtual Art in the Age of Corona

The number of coronavirus cases is increasing around the world, which has led to the inevitable order for a majority of people to stay indoors and self- quarantine. While we stay inside here’s an alternative option for entertainment; virtual tours.  ...

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19 Mar

Virtual Museum Tours Instituted As COVID-19 Precautions Instituted

The outbreak of the coronavirus (covid-19) has meant the closure of public spaces, business establishments, and self quarantining in countries around the world. With 439 confirmed cases in Qatar, officials are taking all necessary measures to ensure ...

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19 Mar

COVID-19: Qatar’s Resilience from across the Nation 

On March 14, 2020, in the midst of a global health crisis, Her Excellency Sheikha Hind, Vice-Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation (QF), addressed Qatar’s resilience and capacity to persevere in the face of adversity. In these times, the strength a...

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