Sunday 30th

Fuel your success with a natural high – Art of Abundant Living

  • What: Workshop
  • When: 6-8 pm
  • Where: Bedaya Center, Katara Cultural Village
  • Who: 18-30 year olds
  • Cost: Free
  • More info: Bedaya Center Homepage

Monday 31st

Fourth biennial Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA)

The three-day symposium, ‘God is Beautiful; He Loves Beauty: The Object in Islamic Art and Culture’, is being held at the MIA from October 29 to 31 and is open to members of the public

According to the Gulf Times, it is “considered the pre-eminent conference regarding Islamic art and culture, the symposium features 12 speakers from around the world, all leading scholars in Islamic art and architecture, whose papers will focus on objects in the collection of the Museum of Islamic Art.”

  • What: Forum
  • When: October 29 to 31
  • Where: Museum of Islamic Art
  • Who: Everyone
  • Cost: Free 

Tuesday 1st

How to Avoid Being Killed in a War Zone, a survival guide by Rosie Garthwaite.

  • What: Discussion/book signing
  • When: 6-7pm
  • Where: Northwestern University Qatar
  • Who: Everyone
  • Cost: Free
  • More info: Facebook page

Wednesday 2nd

 Same old song a film by Alain Resnais

Synopsis : Odile is looking for a new, bigger apartment. Her younger sister Camille who just completed her doctoral thesis has fallen in love with an estate agent who is responsible for Odile’s apartment and who has an elder employee…Audacious, delightful and just about perfect from first note to last! Movie is in French with English subtitles.