Upcoming Events

Musical Performance: Alwan Ensemble presents the poetry of Ibn Arabi

Tue, May 3, 2016 8:00 pm at The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi

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Alwan for the Arts presents:

Tarjuman al Ashwaq (Interpreter of Desires) by Ibn Al Arabi for strings and voice performed by the Alwan Ensemble (UAE Premiere)

Music by Amir ElSaffar

The Alwan Ensemble features:

George Ziadeh, voice and oud
Amir ElSaffar, santur, trumpet, and voice
Zafer Tawil,
Tim Moore,
Naseem Alatrash, cello
Dena ElSaffar, violin
Tareq Abboushi, buzuq

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Alwan Ensemble, 2012
Alwan Ensemble, 2012

Musical Performance: Abdulrahman AlAkhfash: NATIONAL TOUR OF THE SONGS OF YEMEN

Fri, May 13, 2016 8:00 pm at Various Venues

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Alwan for the Arts presents:
Yemeni singer and oud player Abdulrahman AlAkhfash performs the Yemeni traditional music that most often consists of a solo singer with oud accompaniment, highlighting rhythms in subtly expressive ways.
Renowned across Yemen as a musician and vocalist, Abdulrahman Al Akhfash has contributed significantly over the past 20 years to the natural development and enrichment of the Sanani repertoire. His delivery is expressive, occasionally euphoric, but ultimately poetic.
Abdulrahman AlAkhfash's will perform in the following venues:

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Special Event: Alwan Arts, Edition IV

Sun, May 15, 2016 9:00 pm at Alwan's website

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Monday, March 21, 2016 - Sunday, May 15,2016

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This year’s edition of artworks is not meant as a sale of objects or an appeal of wont. It is an artists' investments and contribution in preview and validation of Alwan' s affinities to the mission of aesthetics and the potential of artists to claim and expand their rightful ownership of an organization wherein they are its pivotal backbone. Featured are works from more than 20 world-renowned and emerging artists, who c... Read more

Metamorphosis by Mehran Saber
Metamorphosis by Mehran Saber
Alwan Auction 2016

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