Culture and Community

Calling all Bikers and Petrolheads - this year’s Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has top sessions for those who like to live life at full throttle. With Edward Winterhalder, the world’s leading authority on motorcycle clubs and outlaw bikers, plus America's most celebrated transportation guru, Sam Schwartz a.k.a. “Gridlock Sam” on the rise of the driverless car, we’re revving up and raring to go. Join us as we burn some rubber and celebrate life in the fast lane.

Painter and life artist De Groot has a substantial track record. His work is an inseparable part of his personality and lifestyle.

As often is the case, it provides a distillation of his own life history, but it can also be linked to life events in general.

Wizards, warlocks, elves, dragons, mermen, genies, goblins, time-lords and superheroes! If you love films, gaming and binge-watching Netflix - whatever your passion, 2019 is the year of geek.

Drawing Lines’, an art book that depicts the diversity and undaunted spirit of Lebanese identity, launches in the UAE, at Cities Dubai in Galleria Mall on 27th and 28th February 2019. With a rich two hundred-page spread, ‘Drawing Lines’ sheds light on a population of lost identities, with snippets captured through raw street art. Each page of ‘Drawing Lines’ tells a different story, through the works of dozens of graffiti artists found on the streets of Beirut, comprised of both local and international talent.

The much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed, global box office phenomenon that started it all, “The LEGO® Movie 2” reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city.  It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than it can be rebuilt.