The Christ by the Renaissance master smashed artwork auction records last month
The Safeguarding Endangered Cultural Heritage conference came in response to the desecration of cultural heritage sites in war zones
Sotheby’s, which has offices in Doha, Istanbul, Egypt and Mumbai, has begun hiring staff for its office in Dubai
A Palestinian Christian man, dressed as Santa Claus, greets a Palestinian Muslim man in Jerusalem’s Old City on December 21, 2015. Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images
The annual shopping festival, running from January 1- February 1, is celebrating its 20th edition this year.
The movie, which will be released in December 2015, was partly filmed in Abu Dhabi earlier this year.
Backers hope the pieces, once returned to Abu Dhabi, will help create a cultural hub in the Gulf Arab state.