DOHA GETS ARTY
There ARE five days to go until Art Dubai, but you can already get your artistic juices flowing elsewhere in the GCC with a whirlwind visit to Start Doha – the contemporary art fair at W Doha Hotel & Residences from today until March 13. The fair is being held in collaboration with the third edition of the New York Times’ Art for Tomorrow conference, exhibiting pieces on the themes Boundaries, Identity and the Public Realm and attended by Saatchi Gallery CEO Nigel Hurst and artist and curator Mahmoud Obaidi. It is open from 9am-9pm daily with free entry for the public. Call 00974 4453 5343 or visit whoteldoha.com.