The Journal

  • In the studio: The Shona Collective

    In The Studio: The Shona Collective

    We catch up with the founder Demitris Petrides at the stunning sculptural exhibition at Mestaria Gallery

    The Lifestyle5 min. read
    Feb. 2nd, 2023
  • In the studio: Daniel Canogar

    In The Studio: Daniel Canogar

    We catch up with the multidisciplinary artist during his solo exhibition at Galloire

    The Lifestyle3 min. read
    Jan. 27th, 2023
  • In The Studio: Ziad Al Najjar

    In The Studio: Ziad Al Najjar

    As he opens his first solo show, we speak to the Emirati artist challenging process and perception

    The Lifestyle6 min. read
    Jan. 12th, 2023
  • The Menu: Basko

    The Menu: Basko

    Florencia Fernandez Beschtedt talks about what makes Basko tick.

    The Lifestyle5 min. read
    Nov. 18th, 2022
  • In the studio: Wissam Shawkat

    In The Studio: Wissam Shawkat

    We catch up with the artist prior to his exhibition 'Letters of Love II' at Mestaria Gallery starting today.

    The Lifestyle4 min. read
    Nov. 11th, 2022
  • The Space: Salmon Guru

    The Space: Salmon Guru

    From Madrid to Dubai, this unique cocktail bar blends a sixties-style tropical speakeasy, an Asian night market and more

    The Lifestyle2 min. read
    Oct. 28th, 2022
  • The Escape: North Island Seychelles

    The Escape: North Island Seychelles

    Planning a detox week? Clinique La Prairie & North Island Seychelles have partnered together for a luxe wellness-detox

    The Lifestyle2 min. read
    Oct. 21st, 2022
  • The Menu: Hutong

    The Menu: Hutong

    This Northern Chinese restaurant in DIFC brings a delectable menu in an urban setting

    The Lifestyle4 min. read
    Sep. 30th, 2022
  • In The Studio: Montroi

    In The Studio: Montroi

    The founders of the travel brand unpack their collaborative approach and help us to determine the ultimate home aroma

    The Lifestyle5 min. read
    Sep. 23rd, 2022
  • The Space: SĀN Beach

    The Space: Sān Beach

    Dubai's latest beach destination offers impeccable design and a promising retreat

    The Lifestyle3 min. read
    Sep. 16th, 2022
  • The Menu: The Artisan

    The Menu: The Artisan

    We speak to Firaz Fawaz, the Founder and Managing Partner at The Artisan, one of Dubai's favorite Italian eateries

    The Lifestyle7 min. read
    Sep. 9th, 2022
  • In The Studio: Layla Kardan

    In The Studio: Layla Kardan

    The Dubai-based singer-songwriter offers a glimpse into her dazzling cabaret concept, Papillon

    The Lifestyle5 min. read
    Aug. 12th, 2022
  • The Escape: Morocco

    The Escape: Morocco

    Located near Marrakesh, the Amanjena offers a tranquil retreat

    The Lifestyle2 min. read
    Jul. 22nd, 2022
  • In The Studio: Yana Mann

    In The Studio: Yana Mann

    We speak to the opera singer ahead of her collaborative performance with artist Shaun Stamp at ToDA Dubai.

    The Lifestyle5 min. read
    Jul. 19th, 2022
  • The Escape: Alila Hinu Bay

    The Escape: Alila Hinu Bay

    Located on the shores of Mirbat in Dhofar, Oman, Alila Hinu Bay is the perfect spot to experience the monsoon season.

    The Lifestyle2 min. read
    Jun. 10th, 2022
  • In The Studio: Mike Arnold

    In The Studio: Mike Arnold

    The American architect turned artist finds creative fuel in everyday life in the UAE

    The Lifestyle5 min. read
    May. 23rd, 2022
  • The Escape: Habitas AlUla

    The Escape: Habitas Alula

    AlUla's luxury glamping spot promises wellness, entertainment and more in a tranquil setting.

    The Lifestyle2 min. read
    Apr. 8th, 2022