Art for Education

Art for Education
Art for Education

Dubai Cares has partnered with The Citizens Foundation (TCF), a not for profit organization focusing on providing quality education to the less privileged in Pakistan who would have otherwise been denied their basic right to education, to host an auction and gala dinner to raise funds for the TCF Primary School – Dubai Cares Campus in Pakistan.

The Dubai Cares – TCF Art Exhibition & Gala Dinner, scheduled to take place on 22 October 2013 at the newly opened Conrad Dubai will feature an auction of works by established and emerging artists from Pakistan and UAE. William Lawrie, co-founder of Lawrie Shabibi and former head of sales for Christie's Middle East, will conduct the auction of 10 to 15 pieces over the course of the evening, with a further 55 to 60 pieces to be sold through a silent auction.

The event will include an exhibition of the pieces on auction, a silent auction, a three-course sit-down dinner as well as the main auction hosted by William Lawrie. The event will also showcase a fusion of Pakistani, Arabic and Spanish music featuring artists such as sitar maestro Ustad Nafees Ahmed Khan, violinist Ustad Rais Ahmed Khan, Arabic Fusion Guitarist Kamal Musallam and Flamenco guitarist Mouhamed Abou Al Zahab.

The Dubai Cares – TCF Art Exhibition & Gala Dinner, will take place on 22 October 2013 at the Grand Ballroom in the newly opened Conrad Dubai on Sheikh Zayed Road. Tickets are priced at AED 500 per individual and AED 4,000 per table.

To purchase a ticket or a table please contact: Mr. Salman Siddiqui by email or telephone 0557575526

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