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Representatives from 90 countries join to revive Modern Pythian Games

Representatives from 90 countries have come together to form the International Pythian Council and join the revival of the Modern Pythian Games offering a single global platform for the…

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Sep 30, 2022 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Sport /


Saudi Arabia launches integrated digital platform to facilitate international pilgrim journeys

Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has announced the launch of an integrated digital platform that offers all pilgrims and visitors an easy-to-use planning gateway for their…

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Sep 28, 2022 ByNigel Benton Culture / Technology / Tourism /


Art Week Tokyo 2022 introduces new features including the AWT PASS app

Art Week Tokyo - Tokyo’s premier citywide initiative for contemporary art - held at venues across the city from 3rd to 6th November, will complement the stellar lineup of exhibitions…

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Sep 27, 2022 ByKaren Sweaney Arts / Culture / Events / Venues /


Interactive fan event to coincide with first NBA games in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism and the US National Basketball Association are launching an immersive, interactive fan event - ‘NBA District’ – to be held in…

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Sep 23, 2022 Culture / Events / Sport / Tourism /


Opening of Design Shanghai 2022 postponed due to COVID

On-going COVID outbreaks in China has seen Asia’s largest and leading international design event series - Design Shanghai – postpone its much anticipated global show to June…

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Sep 3, 2022 Arts / Culture / Design / Events / Venues /


40 new installations see Qatar transformed into outdoor art gallery ahead of FIFA World Cup

Qatar Museums has announced the installation of 40 major new works of public art, on view in time for the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 - scheduled to take place in Qatar from 20th…

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Aug 15, 2022 Arts / Culture /


OzAsia Festival announces 2022 Program of performance and culture

Adelaide Festival Centre’s OzAsia Festival taking place from 20th October – 6th November will feature contemporary Asian and Asian Australian performance, art, literature,…

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Aug 11, 2022 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events /


Participating venues combine programming to deliver Art Week Tokyo 2022

52 of Tokyo’s leading museums, galleries, and art spaces will combine programming to deliver the citywide initiative for contemporary art. Organised in collaboration with Art Basel,…

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Jul 26, 2022 ByKaren Sweaney Arts / Culture / Events / Venues /



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