Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Government Sector(Government, Legal & Humanity)
Filter PR by
  

Dubai Culture celebrates Burj Rashid's 45th anniversary, showcasing its rich history

 
Dubai Culture celebrates Burj Rashid's 45th anniversary, showcasing its rich history

Dubai, UAE, 26 February 2024: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), in partnership with the Dubai World Trade Centre, announced the launch of an open call for participation in the 'Burj Rashid Exhibition' to highlight the importance of Burj Rashid and its economic significance in Dubai. The exhibition commemorates the 45th anniversary of the construction of Burj Rashid, which stands as a significant landmark in the emirate's history. It reflects the vision of the late Sheikh Rashid of transforming a remote location into the prime hub for business, networking, and trade in the region.

Dubai Culture invites all Emirati and UAE-based artists, designers, and architects to submit their applications, inspired by the tower that continues to symbolise Dubai's urban renaissance and its long history of developmental progress, as it still functions as a vital hub for business and economic activities to this day, demonstrating Dubai's ability to adapt to modern changes.

Through the Burj Rashid Exhibition, Dubai Culture seeks to shed light on the significance and heritage of the building and its ability to inspire creative talents. The authority will be receiving applications from 26 February to 5 April 2024, after which a specialised committee consisting of experts, artists, and practitioners will be responsible for evaluating the artistic works and selecting those qualified to participate in the exhibition, which will be held with the support of the 'Sikka Platform'.

Dubai Culture provides artists, designers, and architects in the fields of visual, digital, literary arts, and design, whether working individually or in groups, with the opportunity to express their diverse artistic visions and interpretations of Burj Rashid through one or more works. Applicants are required to submit distinctive and innovative ideas that reflect the significance, importance, and historical legacy of the tower. The work must be original and contemporary, never previously exhibited or produced, and must not conflict with the values and traditions of the local community.

Burj Rashid is the first high-rise building in Dubai, completed in 1979. Designed by John R. Harris & Partners, it formed the nucleus for the creation of the Dubai World Trade Centre, the prominent destination for events, exhibitions, and conferences in the emirate. The tower, which remained the tallest building in the region for two decades, reaches a height of 149 meters, and it still adorns the AED 100 banknote, symbolising Dubai's growth, ambitions, and future aspirations.

 


Posted by : DubaiPRNetwork.com Editorial Team
Viewed 10135 times
PR Category : Government, Legal & Humanity
Posted on : Tuesday, February 27, 2024  8:21:00 AM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Dubai Customs Unveils 'Impactful Innovations' at UAE Innovat...
Next Story : Dubai government entities review ambitious 'Dubai 10X' proje...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Khabib's Official Training Gloves Will Be Sold at Tooba Charity Auction in Dubai [30611-Views]
Oliver rowland wins misano e-prix opener after antonio felix da costa disqualification [26072-Views]
Victory for Pascal Wehrlein after last Lap Heartbreak for Rowland [24395-Views]
Formula E and FIA to unveil new gen3 evo race car at upcoming monaco E-prix [21759-Views]
Hysek reveals iconic timepieces at Watches & Wonders 2024 [15842-Views]
Henry Jacques launches Collection de l'Atelier [13026-Views]
Nikai unveils next-generation Google TVs redefining home entertainment [9844-Views]
South Indian Cinema Megastars Rana Daggubati, Rockstar DSP Akul Balaji, Vijay Raghavendra,... [9532-Views]
Mansour bin Mohammed congratulates Hamdan bin Mohammed on the Qatar-UAE Super Shield crown [9168-Views]
Goodbye to the Grrr-Eight One: Jeep® Brand Announces 2024 Wrangler Rubicon 392 Final Editi... [7679-Views]
Kia wins prestigious 2024 Car Design Award for Brand Design Language with ‘Opposites Unit... [7528-Views]
Zone in with oakley® latch panel: Take Control Of The Chaos With New Lifestyle Sunglasses [6872-Views]
Parmigiani Fleurier – New TORIC Collection [6851-Views]
Swiss International School Dubai students get seven-star work experience at Burj Al Arab [6597-Views]
Eternal Elegance: Casadei Unveils The Enchanting 2024 Bridal Collection [6539-Views]
World Future Energy Summit Opens with Collective Call for Collaboration on ‘Pathway to 1.5... [6507-Views]
Hitachi Energy unveils cutting-edge solutions at Middle East Energy 2024 [6453-Views]
AUS secures top spots in academic and employer reputation in UAE, announces QS World Unive... [6195-Views]
Transform Your Kitchen With Lg's Next-Gen Instaview Oven Designed For The Modern Home [6142-Views]
How Not To be Lonely To Be At The Top: The Blueprint for Transformative Leadership [6027-Views]
Turkish Airlines closes 2023, carrying 83.4 million passengers with a 23.5% increase in do... [6019-Views]
Heritance Aarah Maldives: Your Summer Culinary Getaway [5945-Views]
Natuzzi Italia @ Milano Design Week 2024: The Circle Of Harmony – 65th Anniversary Collec... [5875-Views]
Dubai sports council issued a medal to appreciate the first line of defence heroes [5744-Views]
The English College Announces Leadership Transition and Reaffirms Commitment to Excellence [5588-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin DubaiPRNetwork.com on Instagram
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories