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When graffiti artist Mike Derderian paints Amman’s walls, he feels the city beneath his fingertips. He is determined to merge his...
Amman Design Week
If you’re a struggling entrepreneur trying to manage a tight budget, take a look at your spreadsheet. Where does design fall on your...
Across the vibrant colored stairs extending from the renowned King Hussein street that curls its way down to the center of Amman, stands a...
Amman Design Week
A group of Jordanian designers and creatives with a passion for art, design and culture has brought us together to create a new and...
Arab designers got talent, and now it’s time for the whole world
A few entrepreneurs have taken it upon themselves to bring t...
From June 1st to 7th, Beirut Design Week 2015 will be held across Beirut City, aiming at showcasing the work of local and international...
With change happening at an exponential rate,
companies have felt an increasing demand to develop their ability
to innovate, even to the...
Last week’s gathering of 20 Jordanian artists marks
what may be an important first step towards investment funding for
the country’s art...
Every entrepreneur wants to wear a t-shirt with her company’s
logo, and leave messages on personalized sticky notes, right? But
Hivos, in collaboration with Innoventures, is organizing a competition for Egyptian startups in the creative industry, entitled...
Stunning architecture, sleek furniture, and
bold recycled art fill the pages of “YourPages,”
a new quarterly print and digital magazine rel...
If you’re launching a business or bringing your existing business
online, you may have wondered when it would be best to focus o...
User Experience Design
Lebanon-based design agency WonderEight is hosting a workshop in Beirut called Designpreneurs 2.0, with Mirada Madrid, at their...
“If the Arab world continues to under-value
arts education, it risks falling even further behind developed
countries in preparing students ...
On June 25, 2013, AIGA Middle East will be launching their second international chapter in Beirut, hosting a mixer during Beirut Design...
“Nobody talks about what happens after the first click,” says
Amol Kadam, cofounder of
UX/UI design agency RBBi
(Red Blue Blur ideas) in D...
“When you do not know your roots you get lost,” says
Fatima Azmy, an Egyptian entrepreneur who became frustrated with
the lack of cultural ...
On March 25-28, 2013, the British Council and Beirut Creative Cluster, in partnership with Skillset Media Academy Wales, are running their...
“I reject thinking like that,” Bilal Ghalib said to me when I
first met him. I had just arrived in Beirut and was
visiting Lamba Lab...