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MIA architect Pei dies at 102

MIA architect Pei dies at 102

I M Pei, whose modern designs and high-profile projects made him one of the best-known and most prolific architects of the 20th century, has died, the New York Times reported on Thursday.

Qatar Museums to hold annual Teachers Council at MIA

Qatar Museums to hold annual Teachers Council at MIA

Qatar Museums (QM) is set to organise the annual Teachers Council to inform school teachers about the organisation’s upcoming educational programmes and exhibitions for 2019.

DFI Cinema to screen ‘Dreams of the City’ as part of MIA Exhibition Series

DFI Cinema to screen ‘Dreams of the City’ as part of MIA Exhibition Series

The Doha Film Institute Cinema (DFI Cinema) is celebrating the ongoing ‘Syria Matters’ exhibition held at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) ...

MIA celebrates 10th anniversary with ‘Syria Matters’ exhibition

MIA celebrates 10th anniversary with ‘Syria Matters’ exhibition

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) marked its 10th anniversary on Wednesday with the opening of ‘Syria Matters’ exhibition, featuring over 100 artefacts dating back from Syria ...

Culture minister hosts UK parliamentarians at MIA

Culture minister hosts UK parliamentarians at MIA

They discussed ways to strengthen cultural co-operation between Qatar and the UK, and to activate the role of museums in this regard.

First private Qatari collector shares major collection at MIA

First private Qatari collector shares major collection at MIA

A notable exhibition, featuring edged weapons and firearms crafted primarily in Turkey, Iran and India from the 17th to the mid-19th century, opened at the Museum of Islamic Art.

Rare private collection of Islamic arms and armour goes on show at MIA

Rare private collection of Islamic arms and armour goes on show at MIA

Qatari collector Fadel al-Mansoori will display his impressive Islamic arms and armour collection at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) at the opening of his exhibition this month and on view until May 2018.

MIA announces Ramadan activities

MIA announces Ramadan activities

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), under the leadership of Qatar Museums (QM) chairperson HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, has announced a series of activities for the public ...

Restoration of MIA’s key masterpiece complete

Restoration of MIA’s key masterpiece complete

Conservation of one of Museum of Islamic Art’s (MIA) most significant artworks – a monumental stucco panel from Iran dating from the 12th century, Saljuk dynasty – has been completed, Qatar Museums (QM) has said.

Families take part in treasure hunt at MIA

Families take part in treasure hunt at MIA

Children across Qatar took part in a "fun and exciting" treasure hunt at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) during this Eid al-Adha.

QM unveils iconic carousel designed by top Iraqi artist

QM unveils iconic carousel designed by top Iraqi artist

Qatar Museums (QM) yesterday unveiled an iconic carousel designed by renowned Iraqi artist Dia Azzawi at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Park, between the children’s play area and the cafe.

Indian cultural show at MIA Park cancelled

Indian cultural show at MIA Park cancelled

A Passage to India festival, organised by the Indian Cultural Centre (ICC) at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Park, was cancelled due to inclement weather forecast, the organisers said on Friday.