Marwa Rashid Al Khalifa's art has been a journey that has seen her constantly explore portrayal of women's strength and fragility. Join the acclaimed painter who has exhibited her work globally and won international accolades as she sits down with Bahrain This Week to discuss her inspiration and subjects...
Somaya Abdulghani's interest in art stems from her childhood interest in recreating the children's shows on TV. She now tries to use art to convey positivity. She discusses with BTW her inspirations and experiences. Tell us briefly about yourself: where you were born, your educational background, etc. I am a Bahraini...
Inventor Tasneem Mohamed Yousif receives honour for Smart Gas System Tasneem Mohamed Yousif got a silver medal for her invention, Smart Gas System (SGS) at the 9th International Inventions Fair, Kuwait. Also, the invention was also awarded an excellence scientific award in inventions by the Kuwait Science Club. Tasneem was selected by...
Cup Of Art co-founder Afrah Faraj believes that rediscovering your passion is just a matter of experimentation and support. The independent artist has found herself in many interesting places as a result of her journey. She joins BTW to talk about finding time to pursue art projects and her...
Budding author Dilara Nagib shares with BTW her inspiration and creative writing process. The young fiction writer's new work It Stung and I Laughed is a psychological thriller that explores the complexity of the human psyche. Tell us a bit about your background. How did you get started writing? It Stung...
Graphic designer Mariam Alseba's passion for stationary has given rise to City and Illusion which sells everything from notebooks to sticky tape to wrapping paper. The entrepreneur and art-lover shares with Bahrain This Week her design philosophy, inspiration and challenges. Tell us briefly about yourself I am a graphic designer and...
Na Der walks us through his evolution as a producer. The down-tempo, ambient and world fusion producer has won honors for his album Seascapes from Global Music Awards. He shares with BTW his inspiration and challenges. Tell us briefly about yourself. Where you were born, your educational background and so...
The lobby of the Bahrain Financial Harbor, west tower, is now featuring a new exhibition called Inspiration, which features the work of promising Bahraini artist Salwa Al Moayyed, who’s professional background includes 12 years of work as a journalist and then a freelance writer and a published author. Walking through...
For people with disabilities, sports plays a crucial role in helping them develop their physical abilities as well as their confidence. As Chairman of the Bahrain Sports Federation for Disabilities, Shaikh Mohammed bin Daij Al Khalifa is a firm believer in the power of the will of the human...
Art and yoga are passionate pursuits for Bahraini Zahraa Amini. She has found common ground between the two disciplines which she uses as a source of inspiration complementing each other. BTW chats with her about her inspiration and experience so far. Tell us briefly about yourself: where you were born...