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The Use Of Materiality | Majlis Talk

The Use Of Materiality | Majlis Talk

WHEN: Saturday 23 March, 2019 04:30PM - Saturday 23 March, 2019 05:30PM

VENUE: The Yard, AlSerkal Avenue, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Like many other countries in the region, the UAE has thriving craft traditions, particularly in terms of ceramics and the use of materials. This talk brings together Michael Rice, Ivan Parati and Nader Gammas in a conversation on the use of materiality in design during Art Week.

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Fully Booked 2019

Fully Booked 2019

WHEN: Thursday 21 March, 2019 10:00AM - Saturday 23 March, 2019 07:00PM

VENUE: Warehouse 9, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

Maraya Art Centre and 1971 Design Space are taking part in the third edition of Fully Booked which premieres during Art Week 2019.
We will be showcasing our latest in-house publications alongside previous catalogues and limited edition prints by artists and designers that the two institutions have collaborated with.

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Typo-Graphic Rhythms Workshop

Typo-Graphic Rhythms Workshop

WHEN: Saturday 9 February, 2019 10:00AM - Saturday 9 February, 2019 04:00PM

VENUE: Maraya Art Centre, Al Qasba, Block (E), Third Floor

As part of the extension of the exhibition “RASM: Contemporary Arabic Typographic posters 2008 – 2018”, 1971- Design Space invites you to an experimental workshop, conducted by the Dubai-based designers Abjad Design.

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Abu Dhabi Art: DREAM.BELIEVE.DARE.DO

Abu Dhabi Art: DREAM.BELIEVE.DARE.DO

WHEN: Wednesday 14 November, 2018 02:00PM - Saturday 17 November, 2018 09:00PM

VENUE: Manarat Al Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

1971 – Design Space will be participating at Abu Dhabi Art from 14 – 17 November, 2018.

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Thuluth

Thuluth

WHEN: Tuesday 13 November, 2018 12:00PM - Friday 16 November, 2018 09:00PM

VENUE: Downtown Design, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

1971 – Design Space presents Thuluth by Emirati interior designer Alia Mazrooei. Thuluth (in English: “one-third”) is a form inspired by the natural shapes of sand dunes that have been shaped by the wind, loosely referencing their triangular peaks. An elongated sofa and two chairs invite visitors to sit in this contemporary Majlis.

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Fikra Graphic Design Biennial

Fikra Graphic Design Biennial

WHEN: Friday 9 November, 2018 10:00AM - Friday 30 November, 2018 10:00PM

VENUE: Bank of Sharjah Building (eL Seed calligraffiti building), Bank Street, Heart of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

The Fikra Graphic Design Biennial will launch its inaugural edition with the title, “Fikra Graphic Design Biennial 01: Ministry of Graphic Design”. This wide-ranging exhibition and curatorial initiative explores graphic design’s influence in shaping the present and imagining potential futures.

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RASM: Panel Discussion

RASM: Panel Discussion

WHEN: Friday 9 November, 2018 05:00PM - Friday 9 November, 2018 06:00PM

VENUE: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Please join us for the panel discussion of “RASM”. The discussion will include Ben Wittner (Berlin), Ranim Al Halaky (Dubai) and Abjad Design (Dubai), moderated by the curator of the exhibition and founder of the Khatt Foundation (Amsterdam), Dr. Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès. 

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Summer Camp for Kids and Teenagers 2018 - Week 2

Summer Camp for Kids and Teenagers 2018 - Week 2

WHEN: Sunday 22 July, 2018 11:30AM - Wednesday 25 July, 2018 01:30PM

VENUE: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Maraya Art Center’s Summer Camp is the perfect way to start summer 2018. Register to enjoy Maraya’s entertaining workshops, where young creatives play with different colors and use their hands to experiment with new objects.

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Summer Camp for Kids and Teenagers 2018

Summer Camp for Kids and Teenagers 2018

WHEN: Sunday 15 July, 2018 11:30AM - Wednesday 18 July, 2018 01:30PM

VENUE: 1971-Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Maraya Art Center’s Summer Camp is the perfect way to start summer 2018. Register to enjoy Maraya’s entertaining workshops, where young creatives play with different colors and use their hands to experiment with new objects.

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"Remade" Workshop

WHEN: Saturday 30 June, 2018 10:00AM - Saturday 30 June, 2018 02:00PM

VENUE: 1971-Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

1971 Design Space presents the “Remade” workshop by Ola Dajani and Lina Younes. Participants are invited to study the concepts and processes deployed by Pichiglas Studio and Yomuto to fabricate our own world.

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