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A photograph by Farah Al Qasimi from the exhibition Hung from the Moon, on show at The Pavilion, Downtown Dubai.
A photograph by Farah Al Qasimi from the exhibition Hung from the Moon, on show at The Pavilion, Downtown Dubai.

Five things to do: see Hung From the Moon, a photography exhibition

Also, check out the In-House Collection at Art Couture; sign your teenagers up for a photography workshop at Manarat Al Saadiyat; register the kids for Hayley’s Comet Theatre Company Summer Camp; tuck into the Iftar buffet at La Brasserie at Le Meridien Abu Dhabi.

See Hung From the Moon, a photography exhibition by the Emirati artist Farah Al Qasimi, exploring the accidental and mundane in the home. From 10am until midnight, The Pavilion, Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, 04 447 7025, www.pavilion.ae

check out Art Couture’s In-House Collection exhibition. The Canadian artist Reta presents a collection of abstract expressionist paintings while the French artist Corine Pagny shows charcoal, watercolours and acrylics of Shagya-Arabian horses. From 10am to 11pm, Art Couture, Al Badia Golf Course by InterContinental, Dubai,
04 601 0101, www.artcoutureuae.com

Sign your teenagers up for Manarat Al Saadiyat’s Photographing Art workshop. Using supplied cameras, they will photograph the artworks in the Birth of a Museum exhibition and learn about composition, framing and light. From 11am to 1pm, Dh50, Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, registration required, 02 657 5800, www.saadiyatculturaldistrict.ae

Register the kids for Hayley’s Comet Theatre Company Summer Camp, where they can play drama games, build team skills and create their own characters. Weekly until August 22, from 9am to 3pm, James & Alex Dance Studios, Dubai Media City, register at info@hayleyscomet.com

Tuck into the Iftar buffet at La Brasserie at Le Meridien Abu Dhabi. Savour authentic flavours indoors or in the air-conditioned tent adjacent to the pool and beach. From Dh99 per person, www.lemeridienabudhabi.com

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