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The painting was meant to go on display later this month
The Christ by the Renaissance master smashed artwork auction records in November when it was bought for $450m
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The Christ by the Renaissance master smashed artwork auction records last month
The 80×30 metre artwork is part of the Dubai Street Museum project
French President Emmanuel Macron will be the guest of honour at the opening
The museum was originally scheduled to open in 2012 but has been repeatedly delayed
The emirate will be rolling out a range of activities and events to mark the achievement
The opening follows a 30 per cent increase in buyers from the Middle East in the last five years
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
The festival will mark the first visit of the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers to the UAE
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Spanish musician Plácido Domingo will play on the opening night
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The book contains quotes collated from various speeches, poems, books and other sources
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.
Christie’s will not be taking an equity stake in the new affiliate but will provide marketing and PR support.
Lady Gaga will perform in Dubai on September 10 as part of her artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball show.
The popular Pakistani singer launched his new album in the city on Monday.
Lady Gaga’s concert in Dubai is set for September 10.
Backers hope the pieces, once returned to Abu Dhabi, will help create a cultural hub in the Gulf Arab state.
A Patek Philippe men’s wristwatch, set with 42 emeralds, fetched the highest price at $341,000.
The 140 art works auctioned during the event in March raised over $10.6 million, up 65 per cent from last year, said Christie’s.
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