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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.


Entries in Fn (3)


AMOR - A Magazine of Random

AMOR (A Magazine of Random) is a new limited edition experimental magazine that celebrates creativity. Published on a quarterly basis, the first issue is out this month and features five people from the art scene in Dubai sharing their lives and what they do best.

Published by Fn (art in Arabic) a Dubai based design studio (they recently organised the FAKiE exhibition), I'm really glad to see they've launched this magazine. I'm a magazine junkie and hate hearing things like "print is dead". So if you feel the same, I urge you to show some support and buy yourself a copy.

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FAKiE - a skateboard dexhibition

Fn Designs is curating "FAKiE", the first skateboard art show happening in the UAE. Taking place at Shelter,  the exhibition opens on 13th May and willl end on 27th May. Thirty artists from 9 different nationalities - UAE, UK, USA, Canada, Lebanon, India, Pakistan, Philippines and South Africa - are taking part in this exhbit.

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Sketch # 7 at thejamjar: Thu 4th Feb

Art work by: Liz Ramos produced at SKETCH #6

"Sketch" is an evening of live sketching and art making. Organised by Fn, the evening offers the local arts community a place to congregate, talk, create and be seen. For art lovers, it's an opportunity to see local artists at work and to get acquainted with them.

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