x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 25 July 2017

Five things to do today: Enjoy an organic detox treatment and the exhibition Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: A Collective Memory

Plus, see the exhibition Chaos into Clarity: Re-Possessing a Funktioning Utopia, register for a parenting workshop or experience the excitement at the Global Village

An art installation at the exhibition Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: A Collective Memory. Courtesy Sharjah Art Foundation
An art installation at the exhibition Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: A Collective Memory. Courtesy Sharjah Art Foundation

See the exhibition Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: A Collective Memory, which traces the lives and works of the American artists born in the Soviet Union. Their art fuses elements of the everyday with those of the conceptual as it contemplates failed utopias around the world. Building 1, SAF Art Spaces, Al Murijah, Sharjah Heritage Area, Sharjah, www.sharjahart.org

Check out the exhibition Chaos into Clarity: Re-Possessing a Funktioning Utopia – an exploration of the power of transformation, the theme of transcendence and the presentation of a new world material culture through the works of three artists from the African diaspora. From 8am to 8pm, Building F, SAF Art Spaces, Al Mureijah, Heritage Area, Sharjah, www.sharjahart.org

Treat yourself to an organic, detoxifying treatment at De La Mer Day Spa that uses fresh ingredients such as mint, strawberries and aloe. From Dh452, Villa 783, Jumeirah Road, Umm Suqeim 2, Dubai, 04 328 2775, www.facebook.com/delamerdubai

Register for this week’s parenting workshop series, Nurturing Our Children: How Parents Support Their Child’s Development, presented by the Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation and Yale University. From 6pm to 7.30pm tomorrow, for women only, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi; 10am to 11.30am on Tuesday for general public, Tawam Hospital Polyclinic, Al Ain; 6-7.30pm on Tuesday for general public, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, register at eduprogram@shf.ae

Spend time at Global Village for a multi-cultural shopping, entertainment and culinary experience. Until March 30, 4pm to midnight, Saturdays to Wednesdays; 4pm to 1am, Thursdays and Fridays, Dh15, exit 37, Emirates Road, Dubai, www.globalvillage.ae

* Compiled by Ellen Fortini

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