Al Quoz. The Graffiti Front Line

It is best known as a maze of factories, warehouses and labour camps, but the dusty streets of Al Quoz could soon undergo a facelift thanks to a group of street artists. A proposal to decorate the grim, bare facades of the industrial area with colourful graffiti is being drawn up and will be submitted … Continue reading

H&M for Brick Lane Bikes

Swedish brand H&M has teamed up with east London’s hip two-wheeler dealers Brick Lane Bikes to design a limited edition men’s cycling collection. Made entirely from sustainable materials, the 11-piece capsule collection includes water-repellant jackets, sporty blazers and vintage-inspired jerseys designed to be worn on and off the bike. All of the designs include bike … Continue reading

Out Of The Box Film Screenings At The Jamjar

In collaboration with Outbox International Film Festival and Cinephilia Productions, Jamjar our arty Chill Out Fest friends bring you a selection of contemporary experimental films from a global arena. From Poland to South Africa, filmmakers are continuously being inspired beyond boundaries through their lens.Presented is a looped screening of 10 selected short films from around … Continue reading

Sikka Art Fair

SIKKA is the first annual initiative of its kind founded by the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority to support and showcase Emirati and Dubai-based artistic talent. SIKKA is an annual showcase specifically designed to feature UAE contemporary art practices and initiatives, through a diversity of artistic talent and stance, providing opportunity to experience home-grown creativity … Continue reading

Dubai’s Infusion Records Release 1st Single

Versatility is a much lauded skill, and with residencies dropping funk and soul at Loca, day-time grooves at Nasimi and peak-time beats at Trilogy under his belt, Conan Liquid is a real jack of all DJ trades. And on his first release for Infusion Records, he proves to be amaster of jacking house – in … Continue reading

Superstar DJ… Here You Go!

The DJ dispensary is a novel concept but one we serioulsly want to book in for, put together by travelling beat matcher Matty Wainright; 2013 see’s the launch of its luxury retreats in the Maldives and Bali. So what is the DJ Dispensary? Well basically you get taught how to DJ by an industry expert … Continue reading

Fashion Forward

Fashion Forward (FFWD) aims to be the biggest and most definitive fashion event in the Middle East; a movement that provides a progressive direction for the industry. Recognizing the need for a dynamic, sustainable platform to develop the region’s fashion industry, the leading event management agency BRAG has created FFWD. FFWD is a bi-annual event, … Continue reading