GET TO WORK(SHOP)
The Guggenheim, Abu Dhabi is has two workshops running tomorrow – Pose, Photo and Paint is for kids aged 6-12 years of age and will see participants wear a glowing outfit made of lights and model a pose that will be photographed and used as the basis for a colourful semi-abstract painting. From 10am-12pm. From 2-5pm is the Deconstructing Décollage workshop, teaching participants to use the décollage technique of Jacques Villeglé. While the post-World War II French artist made décollages by ripping billboard posters from Parisian streets you will be using more everyday media like magazines, newspapers and paint.
When life gives you tiles, make coasters out of them – hardware brand Speedex’s DIY workshop on June 12 conducted by Julie Fraser will teach you to transform ceramic tiles into artistic coasters. 10am-12pm at the Speedex Office, Al Quoz 4, Dh80 per person; call 04 339 1929.