Six Pillars Broadcast – The Box in the Majlis
classical music / History / middle east / Radio / sound

Six Pillars Broadcast – The Box in the Majlis

‘The Box in the Majilis’ Episode 2 of the monthly series When The Far Becomes Near: The programme takes the form of an imaginary audio tour for the blind and partially sighted, guiding museum visitors around a room in the exhibition, ‘The Box in the Majilis’. The exhibition contains objects that illustrate the changing role … Continue reading

New Six Pillars Podcast – The Iron Speaks
Art / digital / History / Podcasts / Radio / resonance104.4fm

New Six Pillars Podcast – The Iron Speaks

A new four-part, monthly series The Far Becomes Near archives the history of radio broadcasting in the United Arab Emirates, as radiophonic experiments punctuated by oral histories from local historians, academics, cultural commentators and the federation’s earliest broadcasters. Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation, the archive describes a Gulf at the turn of the 20th Century … Continue reading

Six Pillars – Radio Commission “The Far Becomes Near”
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Six Pillars – Radio Commission “The Far Becomes Near”

Announcing a 4 part, monthly series on early and contemporary radio landscapes in the United Arab Emirates, in conjunction with Sharjah Art Foundation, Resonance104.4FM and Clocktower Radio in NYC, USA. ‘The Far Becomes Near’ is a four part radio series creatively archiving the early history of radio broadcasting in the United Arab Emirates, from before the UAE’s formation to the current radio … Continue reading

New Podcast – The Internet, the Voice, the Gulf – Sharjah Art Foundation
Art / Podcasts

New Podcast – The Internet, the Voice, the Gulf – Sharjah Art Foundation

Curator Peter Lewis at the opening of the group show /seconds. in the Sharjah Art Foundation, United Arab Emirates. Lewis speaks about curating his web portal/ magazine for art and the process of installing the three dimensional works, ‘offline’. Plus on the same night we hear from French artist Fabienne Audeoud directly after her live … Continue reading

Six Pillars Screening – Sharjah Art Foundation, Nov 1st
Event Production / Events / iran / Theatre and Film

Six Pillars Screening – Sharjah Art Foundation, Nov 1st

“Sound as a Genre and Protagonist” was the title of one of the public programmes on Sound Art at Tashkeel, Dubai in September, focusing on the importance and abuse of sound in film. This was presented by resident artist, Six Pillars producer Fari Bradley who has reviewed cinema on BBC UK national radio film programmes … Continue reading

The Internet, the Voice, the Gulf – Sharjah Art Foundation on This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show
Art / Fine art and design

The Internet, the Voice, the Gulf – Sharjah Art Foundation on This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show

Curator Peter Lewis at the opening of the group show /seconds. in the Sharjah Art Foundation, United Arab Emirates. Lewis speaks about curating his web portal/ magazine for art and the process of installing the three dimensional works, ‘offline’. Plus on the same night we hear from French artist Fabienne Adeoud directly after her live … Continue reading