If you have the same interests, appreciate good taste, good talent and interested in expanding your cultural horizons in Dubai, then I hope you keep visiting and maybe we could be friends.
Please don't expect this site to be a listing of every event in Dubai. There are other sites and publications for that.
I was the Lomography Ambassador in Dubai for a few years till 2013, where I promoted Lomography through workshops, exhibitions and social events.
I recently completed the 2015-2016 program of the Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Emerging Artists Fellowship, in partnership with Rhode Island School of Design.
Listen to me talk about this blog and my work in this interview on Six Pillars Radio with Fari Bradley recorded in December 2015.
Send me an email: hind[dot]mezaina[at]gmail[dot]com
Awards and Nominations:
Stylist Arabia Social Media Awards 2016
The Culturist was nominated in the Lifestyle category of the first Stylist Arabia Social Media Awards.
du Social Media Awards 2013
The Culturist won Best Blogger Award in the second du Social Media Awards. List of all the winners.
Official Honoree of the 2012 Webby Awards
The Culturist was selected as an Official Honoree of the 16th Annual Webby Awards in the Blog - Cultural category.List of all the honorees.
The 2011 Bloggies
The Culturist won Best Asian Weblog in this year's Bloggies. Thanks to everyone that voted. List of all the winners.