x Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 27 July 2017

Five things to do today: Australia Art Month

See a child-friendly movie screening, sign up for an open-mic night and learn screen-printing and other crafts at Tashkeel Summer Camp.

To the Horizon by Julian Clavijo is part of Australia Art Month. Courtesy Art Hub and Julian Clavijo
To the Horizon by Julian Clavijo is part of Australia Art Month. Courtesy Art Hub and Julian Clavijo

check out the Australia Art Month exhibition at Art Hub. On display are works created by Julian Clavijo, Cheryl Malloy, Maria Peña, Kathryn Ryan and Michal Teague during their month-long stay in Abu Dhabi. From 9am to 8pm, Art Hub, Plot 38 MW5, Musaffah, Abu Dhabi, 02 551 5005, www.adah.ae

take your baby or toddler to the movies and enjoy films at a lower volume and with ample lighting. This morning, Iron Man 3 will be shown at 10.30am at Khalidiya Mall. At 10.40, The Legend of Sarila (pictured) will be screened at Dalma Mall and Street Dance All Stars at Khalidiya Mall. At 11:15am, The Great Gatsby will be shown at Dalma Mall. Abu Dhabi, www.cineroyal.ae

come and hear a public talk by leading international curators and artists who are visiting Dubai as part of a six-month programme. From 6.30pm, free, The Pavilion, Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, 04 447 7025, www.pavilion.ae

sign up now, musicians, to participate in the last Open Mic Night before the summer break. June 1, from 6pm, B Lounge, Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi, 02 677 3333, www.sheratonabudhabihotel.com

take the kids (adults welcome, too!) to Tashkeel Summer Camp to learn screen printing, stencil making, book binding, Manga drawing and more. Starts on June 30, runs weekly until July 11, two workshops per day from 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm, from Dh200 per session, Tashkeel, near Nad Al Sheba clinic, Dubai, 04 336 3313, www.tashkeel.org

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