MIA, MoFA exhibition to highlight experiences of Afghan refugees

MIA, MoFA exhibition to highlight experiences of Afghan refugees

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), in partnership with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), will present Safar, a temporary exhibition highlighting the experiences of Afghan refugees following their evacuation in 2021.

MIA adds significant ‘Orient Stars’ to textile collection

MIA adds significant ‘Orient Stars’ to textile collection

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) has received the “Orient Stars” Collection, one of the most significant, privately-owned carpet and textile compilations of its kind in the world.

MIA to reopen in fall 2022

MIA to reopen in fall 2022

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) is preparing to open its doors to the public in its new look in fall 2022.

Qatar Museums announces host of virtual activities for children this month

Qatar Museums announces host of virtual activities for children this month

Qatar Museums has announced that it is hosting a series of virtual activities throughout the month of February for children of all ages to learn more about Qatar’s modern history, the science of plants and the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ)’s collection.

Amir visits Jeff Koons exhibition

Amir visits Jeff Koons exhibition

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani paid Satuday evening a visit to the exhibition, 'Jeff Koons: Lost in America', featuring works by artist Jeff Koons, at QM Gallery Al Riwaq at the Museum of Islamic Art

Museum of Islamic Art hosts poetry evening

Museum of Islamic Art hosts poetry evening

As part of Doha being named the 'Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021', the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) hosted a poetry evening in co-operation with the Ministry of Culture represented by the Qatar Poetry Centre (Diwan Al Arab)

MIA Library extends duration of Palestine exhibition

MIA Library extends duration of Palestine exhibition

Beautiful Memories of Palestine, a pictorial journey through Palestine, currently on view at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Library, has been extended until December 31

Qatar Museums lines up host of events, activities for August

Qatar Museums lines up host of events, activities for August

Qatar Museums has launched several events and activities catering to a wide array of interests and artistic passions, to be hosted across its cultural institutions throughout August.

MIA to enhance facilities, reinstall collection galleries

MIA to enhance facilities, reinstall collection galleries

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), one of the world’s premier institutions of Islamic art, announced Monday that it will embark on a facilities enhancement project and reimagine and reinstall its permanent collection galleries to provide a more accessible, engaging and educational experience.

MIA celebrates International Day of Islamic Art through series of activities

MIA celebrates International Day of Islamic Art through series of activities

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) has announced that it is hosting a series of activities in celebration of Islamic art, which features throughout the museum’s extensive collection of objects

MIA event focuses on technology to preserve its collections

MIA event focuses on technology to preserve its collections

The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), in collaboration with the Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science, finished its week-long campaign Tuesday to mark Islamic World Heritage Day.

Qatar Museums to welcome visitors next month with five special exhibitions

Qatar Museums to welcome visitors next month with five special exhibitions

The reopening of Qatar Museums (QM) institutions will continue in August with new temporary exhibitions at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) and Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern..