Things to do this weekend in Doha (November 19-21)

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Things to do this weekend in Doha (November 19-21)
The Qatar Meteorology Department has predicted ‘Nil’ warning with the weather showing moderate temperature with some clouds at times. Weather hovering around 30 degrees Centigrade with Northwesterly winds and sea state being normal both inshore and offshore.
 

THE QATAR INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW 

 
This exhibition runs till 23rd November at Pearl Qatar. The only major marine event this year it will witness the top class skills and quality of local manufactured boasts along with a wide display of international brands of yachts featuring the largest display of the latest in marine technology under strict MoPH pandemic precautionary measures.
 

THE AJYAL FILM FESTIVAL 2020

3 Ways to See the Festival

  • Online Film Screenings
  • Ajyal Drive-in Cinema
  • Ajyal at Vox Cinemas
 
The Ajyal Film Festival returns through a hybrid edition with a variety of events taking place both online, and physically under the highest precautionary safety measures.
 
Our signature events are all back with an incredible selection of world cinema, the acclaimed Made in Qatar programme, the Ajyal Creativity Hub featuring Geekdom, Ajyal Tunes and the Ajyal Talks series.
 
There’s also an exciting new Ajyal Drive-in Cinema in Lusail and this year’s intriguing multimedia exhibition is entitled ‘Outbreak’.
 
Tickets are now on sale!
 
 

FIBA 3x3 Basketball 2020 

 
To all basketball fans out there, here is great news for you! The sporting event will be taking place at Al Gharafa Beach Games Area from 3:10 pm onwards.
 
The FIBA 3x3 basketball action is all set to take place from November 20-21, 2020.
 
 

Exhibitions at Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art

 
Three unique exhibitions await you at Mathaf Museum!
 

- Yto Barrada: My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nougat 

 
This exhibition brings together photographs, films, sculptures, prints, and fabric works that focus on threads of regeneration and growth in social and geological transformation.
 

- Huguette Caland: Faces and Places 

 
This exhibition features seven decades of paintings, drawings, caftans, smocks, and sculptures, including never-before-exhibited paintings, and the first caftan Caland created.
 

- Lived Forward: Art and Culture in Doha from 1960-2020

 
This exhibition looks at generations of artists, intellectuals, and cultural activists who played a major role in activating Doha’s cultural scene from August 2 to November 30, 2020 from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm at Education City, Qatar Foundation
 
Tickets can be booked online . https://www.mathaf.org.qa/en/
 

Yto Barrada: My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nougat

 
Currently displayed at Mathaf is Yto Barrada's exhibition composed of photographs, films, videos, sculptures, prints, and fabric works that focus on "threads of regeneration and growth in social and geological transformation". The works highlight the importance of the vernacular in processes of decomposition and revival, drawing on histories of nation-building and post-independence strategies of resistance in social and domestic life. 
 
At the Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art from August 2 to November 30, 2020
 
 

"Femmes à la mode" virtual exhibition at Katara

 
Watch artist Surabhi's paintings come to life at the virtual exhibition "Femmes à la mode", presented by Cultural Village Foundation – Katara.
 
The Virtual exhibition is on till 31 December 2020,Timings 08:00 am - 10:00 pm. No tickets needed
 
 

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE EXHIBITIONS