Past
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Past Events

 
The Cultural Salon - Birth of a Pearl

The Cultural Salon - Birth of a Pearl

WHEN: Saturday 8 February, 2020 06:00PM - Saturday 8 February, 2020 07:00PM

VENUE: 1971 Design Space, The Flag Island

The Cultural Salon engages the wider local community in cultural discussions and debates related to diverse topics relevant to the UAE and the region. Its aim is to close the existing gap between various artistic activities, practices, and disciplines by bringing together people from various cultural circles.

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Recycle a Date Palm Tree

Recycle a Date Palm Tree

WHEN: Saturday 1 February, 2020 11:30AM - Saturday 1 February, 2020 04:00PM

VENUE: 1971 Design Space

Date Palms are an integral part of the identity and culture of the UAE. Through this workshop, participants will learn new ways of working with metal. They will be creating patterns and textures using palm trees as a tool and an inspiration for their final artwork.

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Unheard Voices

Unheard Voices

WHEN: Tuesday 12 November, 2019 12:00PM - Friday 15 November, 2019 09:00PM

VENUE: Downtown Design, Dubai Design District (D3)

1971 – Design Space presents Unheard Voices by the U.A.E based artist/ designer Ranim AlHalaky. Unheard Voices is a series of poetry installations that aim to transform voices into visuals within a space and context.

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Fashcultivate | Public Talk

Fashcultivate | Public Talk

WHEN: Saturday 2 November, 2019 06:00PM - Saturday 2 November, 2019 06:30PM

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

Following the exhibition opening on Saturday 2 November 2019, Fatma Al Mahmoud Head of 1971-Design Space will be hosting a conversation bringing together the co-curator of Fashcultivate Khuood Thani,

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The Cultural Salon

The Cultural Salon

WHEN: Saturday 5 October, 2019 07:00PM - Saturday 5 October, 2019 09:00PM

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

Fikra together with 1971 Design Space and Al Dakkah Podcast are launching The Cultural Salon, a new series of informal conversations related to the local cultural scene taking place in Arabic and English.

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Contemporary Arabic Calligraphy

Contemporary Arabic Calligraphy

WHEN: Saturday 20 July, 2019 03:00PM - Saturday 20 July, 2019 05:00PM

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

This workshop is an introduction to Arabic calligraphy and its history. Participants will apply modern techniques and focus on calligraphy’s design elements, thereby learning how to understand details of the line and the use of the free hand within contemporary calligraphy.

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Ceramic Making Workshop

Ceramic Making Workshop

WHEN: Saturday 20 July, 2019 11:00AM - Saturday 20 July, 2019 01:00PM

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

Get inspired by Michael Rice’s pieces in our on-going exhibition “GEO:- Earth and Its Materiality”, and explore the endless possibilities of creating masterpieces in clay by hand building techniques to achieve the desired results. A fun-filled workshop where you will get to play with clay using your own hands!

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Ceramic Making Workshop

Ceramic Making Workshop

WHEN: Saturday 29 June, 2019 11:00AM - Saturday 29 June, 2019 01:00PM

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

Get inspired by Michael Rice’s pieces in our on-going exhibition “GEO:- Earth and Its Materiality”, and explore the endless possibilities of creating masterpieces in clay by hand building techniques to achieve the desired results. A fun-filled workshop where you will get to play with clay using your own hands!

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Jacques Kaufmann in Conversation with Michael Rice

Jacques Kaufmann in Conversation with Michael Rice

WHEN: Saturday 15 June, 2019 06:00PM - Saturday 15 June, 2019 07:00PM

Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 15, 2019 to join us for a conversation at 6:00 p.m at 1971-Design Space.

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"GEO-" Guided Tour and Workshop

WHEN: Saturday 6 April, 2019 10:00AM - Saturday 13 April, 2019 03:00PM

With Mleiha being the inspiration behind the works exhibited in the current exhibition “Geo- Earth and its materiality”, 1971-Design Space presents a two-day program of a guided tour to the exhibition and Mleiha followed by a workshop lead by Michael Rice.

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