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Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 14 November 2018

Check out the exhibition Blossom by students of Mawaheb and Signature featuring 10 Pakistani artists

Our daily round-up of things to do in the UAE: See Blossom, an exhibition of paintings by students of Mawaheb From Beautiful People; Check out Signature, a group exhibition of calligraphy, painting, miniature, sculpture and mixed media by 10 Pakistani artists; Mark your calendars to celebrate Eid Al Adha at Caboodle; Grab your ticket to watch Eid With Maz Jobrani; Enjoy an evening out with the family at Toshi Pan-Asian Signature restaurant.
Zaid Jafar's artwork is part of the exhibition Blossom. Courtesy Zaid Jafar and Mawaheb
Zaid Jafar's artwork is part of the exhibition Blossom. Courtesy Zaid Jafar and Mawaheb

See Blossom, an exhibition of paintings by students of Mawaheb From Beautiful People, a studio for adults with special needs. From 9am to 9pm, Gallery 76 at Dubai International Arts Centre, Street 75B, Jumeirah 1, Dubai, 04 344 4398, www.artdubai.com

Check out Signature, a group exhibition of calligraphy, painting, miniature, sculpture and mixed media by 10 Pakistani artists, including Ahmed Khan, Waseem Ahmed, Abdul Jabber Gull and RM Naeem. The show features two works by each artist – their signature pieces. Daily until October 10, 11am to 8pm, Sundays to Saturdays, Studio Seven Art Gallery, 8th Floor, Oxford Towers, Business Bay, Dubai, 04 558 7119 or 04 558 7108

Mark your calendars to celebrate Eid Al Adha at Caboodle. Try your hand at Eidiya pouch making, lantern making, henna designs with face paints, Eid-themed colouring and storytelling with puppets. September 22 to 23, Dh99 for two hours, plus Dh40, per child, for an additional hour, Caboodle at The Dubai Mall and The Galleria on Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, www.caboodle.ae

Grab your ticket to watch Eid With Maz Jobrani. The Iranian-American comic returns to Dubai with a stand-up show based on his best-selling memoir I’m Not a Terrorist, But I’ve Played One on TV. The book traces Jobrani’s quest “to make it in Hollywood without having to wear a turban, tote a bomb or get kicked in the face by Chuck Norris.” September 25, 5pm and 9pm, from Dh295, Samaya Ballroom, The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC, Dubai, www.platinumlist.net

Enjoy an evening out with the family at Toshi Pan-Asian Signature restaurant. The menu includes an à la carte menu and also offers family-style dinners with sharing options. From 7pm to 11.30pm, Dh195 a person, Grand Millennium Dubai, www.grandmillenniumdubai.com

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