Thalothya: The art community that sparked a Madinah revolution

RIYADH: The artist's main focus is on the aesthetic aspect of life, leaving material concerns behind, leaving many artists struggling to understand the economic world, sparking confusion over pricing their paintings and profiting from...

Beluga whale lost in French river euthanized during rescue

PARIS: A beluga whale that became a French celebrity after a wrong turn took it up the Seine River had to be euthanized Wednesday after experiencing health complications during an urgent rescue operation, authorities...

Palestinian-American comedian Mo Amer releases trailer for Netflix’s ‘Mo’

DUBAI: Palestinian-American comedian Mo Amer released on Tuesday the trailer to his upcoming Netflix show "Mo." The eight-episode series, which will be released on Aug. 24, centers on a Palestinian immigrant family living in...

Qatar to transform into outdoor art museum ahead of FIFA World Cup 2022

DUBAI: Ahead of the fast-approaching FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Qatar Museums has announced an expansive public art program that will be rolled out not just in the capital city of Doha but throughout...

Tory Burch taps Arab models Malika El-Maslouhi, Imaan Hammam for summer campaigns

DUBAI: US designer Tory Burch is spotlighting Arab models in the fashion label's latest campaigns. Moroccan Italian model Malika El-Maslouhi posed for the brand's activewear Tory Sport, while Dutch Egyptian Moroccan star Imaan Hammam...

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar heads to Dubai to promote new film ‘Raksha Bandhan’

DUBAI: Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar jetted to Dubai to promote his new film "Raksha Bandhan" and opened up about his inspiration for the movie in a conversation with newspaper Khaleej Times. The actor stopped by...

US rapper Russ to perform at Usyk-Joshua rematch in Jeddah this month

RIYADH: Rapper Russ Vitale is set to perform live at the world heavyweight title rematch between boxers Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk on Aug. 20 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Commonly known simply as Russ, the...

Forward cruising: How Riyadh’s skateboarding scene is developing

RIYADH: Sitting on the upper level of LocoSonix, a skate shop based in Riyadh, Saudi skateboarder Shareef Masarani is approached by a young girl. The mixture of excitement and shyness overwhelm her expressions as...