A Falcon’s Eye: Tribute to Sheikh Saoud Al Thani

QL Events

On August 2, 2020, the Museum of Islamic Art opened A Falcon’s Eye: Tribute to Sheikh Saoud Al Thani, a special exhibition featuring extraordinary artworks and artifacts acquired by Sheikh Saoud Al Thani (1966 – 2014), both as a passionate individual collector and on behalf of the State of Qatar. Sheikh Saoud served as Chairman for Qatar’s National Council for Culture, Arts and Heritage from 1997 through 2005. His knowledge and interests ranged from wildlife preservation to the history of photography, from Egyptology to modern architecture, and from the exquisite gems and jewelry of the Arabian Gulf and Mughal India to contemporary art.

A Falcon’s Eye, running until April 10, 2021, features approximately 300 objects, some of which have never before been exhibited to the public. They range in date from the prehistoric Holocene period to the early 2000s and in geography from South America and Europe to the Arabian Gulf and China. These sweeping displays are presented in distinct, thematic groups reminiscent of the “cabinets of curiosities” or Wunderkammer that individual collectors assembled in the centuries before the first modern museums were established, and that fascinated Sheikh Saoud.

The exhibition fills the Museum of Islamic Art’s entire first-floor temporary exhibition space, which will be named in honor of Sheikh Saoud, and extends into the fourth-floor galleries and balcony. A small selection of objects has also been incorporated into the galleries as part of the Museum of Islamic Art’s permanent collection.

Hours, Tickets and Visitor Guidelines

The Museum of Islamic Art is open from Sunday through Thursday, between the hours of 9:00 am 3:00 pm. Guests will be able to visit the MIA’s permanent collection (in addition to A Falcon’s Eye in the Temporary exhibition space) and gift shop. The MIA Café will offer minimal service from Saturday through to Thursday, and IDAM will operate at limited capacity for dinner service.

In keeping with the guidelines set by the Ministry of Public Health, a limited number of visitors and staff will be allowed in the museum at a time. Visitors will be required to reserve tickets in advance on the Qatar Museums website: https://visit.qm.org.qa

Upon arrival visitors will be required to present a “green” health status on the Ehteraz virus-tracing app. Masks are required for all visitors (12 years of age and older). Each person will also be checked for a normal temperature reading at the entrance. Visitors who have a temperature or do not have a mask will not be allowed into the Museum of Islamic Art.

Hand sanitizer stations will be placed throughout the location encouraging visitors to keep their hands clean. Signage reminding visitors to keep a safe distance from other visitors will also be visible on-site. Cloakrooms will be unavailable during this period. In addition, interactive features such as touchscreens will be temporarily removed, and gallery guides will be offered online only.

--

Make sure to check out our social media to keep track of the latest content.

Instagram - @qatarliving

Twitter - @qatarliving

Facebook - Qatar Living 

YouTube qatarlivingofficial

By chaundra84• 2 days 3 hours ago.
chaundra84

thanks for the information. very much help get to know the wonders of the world. but it is also necessary occasionally to try new things such as reading all the knowledge that is on the website below:

Situs Slot Game Terbaru Indonesia

Agen Resmi Provider Game Terlengkap

Bandar Game Slot Terbaik Dan Terpercaya

By umarkhan12• 2 days 22 hours ago.
umarkhan12

Thanks for sharing this information. I really like your blog post very much. You have really shared a informative and interesting blog post with people..    bovenooglidcorrectie

By mehreensiddique• 2 weeks 1 day ago.
mehreensiddique

Thanks For sharing this Superb article.I use this Article to show my assignment in college.it is useful For me Great Work.English literature tuition

By pioneerseo• 1 month 1 week ago.
pioneerseo

Watch the best quality MILF videos online for free. You can find every category based on hot MILFS like porn stars, anal, big tits, big ass, group, solo, webcam etc. milf hd video

By samharries• 1 month 1 week ago.
samharries

It is a good site post without fail. Not too many people would actually, the way you just did. I am impressed that there is so much information about this subject that has been uncovered and you’ve defeated yourself this time, with so much quality. Good Works! kalyan matka

By samharries• 1 month 1 week ago.
samharries

An interesting dialogue is price comment. I feel that it is best to write more on this matter, it may not be a taboo topic however usually individuals are not enough to talk on such topics. To the next. Cheers. satta king

By samharries• 1 month 1 week ago.
samharries

You understand your projects stand out of the crowd. There is something unique about them. It seems to me all of them are brilliant. konsultan pajak

By jamesperales• 1 month 1 week ago.
jamesperales

It is not so difficult to get acquainted with Ukrainian brides. To choose the right key to find that one and only beautiful Ukrainian wife – that’s more like it! Options are a few, but they are of great use. Suppose your good friend had introduced you to gorgeous Ukrainian mail order brides, which you totally ukraine brides liked. Earlier Ukrainian wife finders preferred lovely parks, cozy cafes, luxurious sports clubs, and even libraries to get acquainted! The recent data from a sociological survey indicated the undisputed win of online dating with Ukrainian singles, and the phenomenon achieved the peak of victory.

 
By pioneerseo• 1 month 1 week ago.
pioneerseo

On the off chance that you're searching for Online Illinois tag sticker restorations then you have need to go to the privilege place.We offer the quickest Illinois tag sticker reestablishments in the state.  menu digitale bar

By Frinkar• 1 month 1 week ago.
Frinkar

Nous avons tous entendu parler du massage et beaucoup d'entre nous en ont déjà fait l'expérience, sous une forme ou une autre. Par une masseuse qui se trouvait être un amateur, un être cher ou un professionnel. Si la personne savait ce qu'elle faisait, vous en êtes repartie en vous sentant comme un million de dollars. Mais qu'est-ce que le massage, vraiment! Un certain temps, quelqu'un peut m'accompagner avec ces dames https://massagefr.com/fr/erotic-bordeaux/?

By pioneerseo• 1 month 1 week ago.
pioneerseo

Shop super replica quality at the most effective price. We offer worldwide shipping for free. fake yeezys for sale

By samharries• 1 month 2 weeks ago.
samharries

Nice post. I was checking constantly this blog and I’m impressed! Extremely useful info specially the last part I care for such information a lot. I was seeking this certain info for a long time. Thank you and good luck. Crawley Accountants

By zamiub224• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
zamiub224

I am overwhelmed by your post with such a nice topic. Usually, I visit your blogs and get updated through the information you include but today’s blog would be the most appreciable. Download latest version of WonderShare PDFElement Crack

 

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

I can’t believe focusing long enough to research; much less write this kind of article. You’ve outdone yourself with this material without a doubt. It is one of the greatest contents. malwarebytes crack

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting? I'm pleased I discovered it though, ill be checking back soon to find out what additional posts you include. East Grinstead Accountants

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love learning more on this topic. If possible, as you gain expertise, would you mind updating your blog with extra information? It is extremely helpful for me. Tax Advisors Tax Accountants

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

Thanks for posting this info. I just want to let you know that I just check out your site and I find it very interesting and informative. I can't wait to read lots of your posts. the best heavy duty ironing baords

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

Wow, cool post. I’d like to write like this too – taking time and real hard work to make a great article… but I put things off too much and never seem to get started. Thanks though. Hochzeits DJ

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

Hello, I have browsed most of your posts. This post is probably where I got the most useful information for my research. Thanks for posting, maybe we can see more on this. Are you aware of any other websites on this subject. dominatrix in London

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

Thanks for taking the time to discuss this, I feel strongly that love and read more on this topic. If possible, such as gain knowledge, would you mind updating your blog with additional information? It is very useful for me. agency escorts

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

Wow, cool post. I'd like to write like this too - taking time and real hard work to make a great article... but I put things off too much and never seem to get started. Thanks though. SEO online store

By samharries• 1 month 3 weeks ago.
samharries

I really impressed after read this because of some quality work and informative thoughts . I just wanna say thanks for the writer and wish you all the best for coming!. Tax Consulting

By samharries• 1 month 4 weeks ago.
samharries

Yes i am totally agreed with this article and i just want say that this article is very nice and very informative article.I will make sure to be reading your blog more. You made a good point but I can't help but wonder, what about the other side? !!!!!!THANKS!!!!!! window cleaning Perth

By samharries• 1 month 4 weeks ago.
samharries

We are really grateful for your blog post. You will find a lot of approaches after visiting your post. I was exactly searching for. Thanks for such post and please keep it up. Great work. local Sydney window cleaners

By samharries• 1 month 4 weeks ago.
samharries

Keep up the good work; I read few posts on this website, including I consider that your blog is fascinating and has sets of the fantastic piece of information. Thanks for your valuable efforts. Webdesign London

By samharries• 1 month 4 weeks ago.
samharries

I should assert barely that its astounding! The blog is informational also always fabricate amazing entitys. Web Design Leicester UK

By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries
Wow, excellent post. I'd like to draft like this too - taking time and real hard work to make a great article. This post has encouraged me to write some posts that I am going to write soon.<a href="https://www.kyafasteners.com/Rebar-Tier-pl3458645.html">rebar tier</a>
By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries

Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting? I'm pleased I discovered it though, ill be checking back soon to find out what additional posts you include. slot

By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries

Wow, cool post. I'd like to write like this too - taking time and real hard work to make a great article... but I put things off too much and never seem to get started. Thanks though. UK local directory

By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries

I have seen some great stuff here. Worth bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how much effort you put to create such a great informative website. Your work is truly appreciated around the clock and the globe. restaurants London UK

By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries

An interesting dialogue is price comment. I feel that it is best to write more on this matter, it may not be a taboo topic however usually individuals are not enough to talk on such topics. To the next. Cheers. istanbul yurtlar

By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries

I have read a few of the articles on your website now, and I really like your style of blogging. I added it to my favorites blog site list and will be checking back soon. Please check out my site as well and let me know what you think. pubg hile satın al

By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries

Took me time to read all the comments, but I really enjoyed the article. It proved to be Very helpful to me and I am sure to all the commenters here! It’s always nice when you can not only be informed, but also entertained! fantazi giyim

By samharries• 2 months 3 days ago.
samharries

 Very efficiently written information. It will be beneficial to anybody who utilizes it, including me. Keep up the good work. For sure i will check out more posts. This site seems to get a good amount of visitors. Toptan iç giyim

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

Thanks for taking the time to discuss that, I feel strongly about this and so really like getting to know more on this kind of field. Do you mind updating your blog post with additional insight? It should be really useful for all of us. mid century modern kitchen

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

You have done a great job on this article. It’s very readable and highly intelligent. You have even managed to make it understandable and easy to read. You have some real writing talent. Thank you. best kitchen renovation

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

Hey what a brilliant post I have come across and believe me I have been searching out for this similar kind of post for past a week and hardly came across this. Thank you very much and will look for more postings from you. yacht rental

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

Keep up the good work; I read few posts on this website, including I consider that your blog is fascinating and has sets of the fantastic piece of information. Thanks for your valuable efforts. jc physics tuition

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

I have read a few of the articles on your website now, and I really like your style of blogging. I added it to my favorites blog site list and will be checking back soon. Please check out my site as well and let me know what you think. StarsTrending.Com

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

We are really grateful for your blog post. You will find a lot of approaches after visiting your post. I was exactly searching for. Thanks for such post and please keep it up. Great work. Paul Shapiro

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

Thank you because you have been willing to share information with us. we will always appreciate all you have done here because I know you are very concerned with our. דירות דיסקרטיות

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

I am happy to find this post very useful for me, as it contains lot of information. I always prefer to read the quality content and this thing I found in you post. Thanks for sharing. afdah.store

By samharries• 2 months 5 days ago.
samharries

Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your weblog and wanted to say that I have really enjoyed browsing your blog posts. After all I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write again soon! afdah

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

I definitely enjoying every little bit of it. It is a great website and nice share. I want to thank you. Good job! You guys do a great blog, and have some great contents. Keep up the good work. new zealand eta

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your weblog and wanted to say that I have really enjoyed browsing your blog posts. After all I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write again soon! Take my online class

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

Excellent .. Amazing .. I’ll bookmark your blog and take the feeds also…I’m happy to find so many useful info here in the post, we need work out more techniques in this regard, thanks for sharing. supertotobet

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

Took me time to read all the comments, but I really enjoyed the article. It proved to be Very helpful to me and I am sure to all the commenters here! It’s always nice when you can not only be informed, but also entertained! wonodds

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

An fascinating discussion is value comment. I think that it is best to write extra on this matter, it won’t be a taboo topic however generally people are not enough to talk on such topics. To the next. Cheers document editing service

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

It is included in my habit that I often visit blogs in my free time, so after landing on your blog. I have thoroughly impressed with it and decided to take out some precious time to visit it again and again. Thanks. คาสิโน

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

I am impressed. I don't think Ive met anyone who knows as much about this subject as you do. You are truly well informed and very intelligent. You wrote something that people could understand and made the subject intriguing for everyone. Really, great blog you have got here. steroids

By samharries• 2 months 6 days ago.
samharries

I really thank you for the valuable info on this great subject and look forward to more great posts. Thanks a lot for enjoying this beauty article with me. I am appreciating it very much! Looking forward to another great article. Good luck to the author! All the best! ready made pakistani clothes uk

By jamesperales• 2 months 1 week ago.
jamesperales

Real happiness is just before us and can be easily reached with the help of modern technologies. Even https://legitmailorderbride.com/ sitting at home one can make him and people around happy. Love and technology are now related and connected. On the other hand, what is genuinely really important in the modern world is finding someone to have by your side at both your highest and your lowest, someone to build a family with.

 
By samharries• 2 months 1 week ago.
samharries

This particular is usually apparently essential and moreover outstanding truth along with for sure fair-minded and moreover admittedly useful My business is looking to find in advance designed for this specific useful stuffs… Capital Gains Tax Advice

By samharries• 2 months 1 week ago.
samharries

Wow, What a Excellent post. I really found this to much informatics. It is what i was searching for.I would like to suggest you that please keep sharing such type of info.Thanks seo singapore

By maxmilan• 2 months 1 week ago.
maxmilan

Sheikh will be very pleased with this tribute. Here you can get Planner 2020-2021 for work managment. It is very moving and soothing.

By samharries• 2 months 1 week ago.
samharries

Great job for publishing such a beneficial web site. Your web log isn’t only useful but it is additionally really creative too. There tend to be not many people who can certainly write not so simple posts that artistically. Continue the nice writing eb2 niw

By bindiyarani• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
bindiyarani

On my website you'll see similar texts, write what you think.  ที่เด็ด

By samharries• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
samharries

If more people that write articles involved themselves with writing great content like you, more readers would be interested in their writings. I have learned too many things from your article. Escort agency

By samharries• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
samharries

“I wanted to draft you a very little note so as to give many thanks the moment again considering the incredible tricks you have provided above. This is quite extremely open-handed of you to allow unreservedly precisely what numerous people could have offered for sale as an ebook in making some dough on their own, particularly now that you might well have done it in case you decided. These secrets in addition served to be the fantastic way to be aware that most people have similar desire the same as mine to find out more around this problem. I am certain there are lots of more enjoyable situations in the future for people who scan through your blog.” London Goddess

By samharries• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
samharries

I think this is an informative post and it is very useful and knowledgeable. therefore, I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. E commerce SEO

By samharries• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
samharries

Very efficiently written information. It will be beneficial to anybody who utilizes it, including me. Keep up the good work. For sure i will check out more posts. This site seems to get a good amount of visitors. https://e-spirt.net/

By samharries• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
samharries

I am happy to find this post very useful for me, as it contains lot of information. I always prefer to read the quality content and this thing I found in you post. Thanks for sharing. http://180.215.13.116/

By samharries• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
samharries

Very efficiently written information. It will be beneficial to anybody who utilizes it, including me. Keep up the good work. For sure i will check out more posts. This site seems to get a good amount of visitors. college homework help online

By samharries• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
samharries

Very efficiently written information. It will be beneficial to anybody who utilizes it, including me. Keep up the good work. For sure i will check out more posts. This site seems to get a good amount of visitors. http://216.83.47.71/

By maxmilan• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
maxmilan

Falconeye is really a good tribute to the sheikh. I recommend Beaufort DJ for event organization. they are very reliable.

By mehreensiddique• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
mehreensiddique

A very awesome blog post. We are really grateful for your blog post. You will find a lot of approaches after visiting your post.  JC Economics Tuition

By karishma36• 2 months 2 weeks ago.
karishma36

I wish more authors of this type of content would take the time you did to research and write so well. I am very impressed with your vision and insight.

Call Girls in Bangalore

By bindiyarani• 2 months 3 weeks ago.
bindiyarani

Your blogs further more each else volume is so entertaining further serviceable It appoints me befall retreat encore. I will instantly grab your rss feed to stay informed of any updates. 스포츠중계

By bindiyarani• 2 months 3 weeks ago.
bindiyarani

Excellent read, Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting?I have read a few of the articles on your website now, and I really like your style. Thanks a million and please keep up the effective work. 성기확대수술

By Jett Deniehy• 2 months 3 weeks ago.
Jett Deniehy

We can find amazing art pieces in all over the world. We can find models of great personalities. We can also find https://auralcrave.com/en/2020/07/28/gambling-in-the-world-where-real-online-casinos-are-allowed/ of special people and can save them in our homes also. Models are found in museum and many people go there to see such models.

By bindiyarani• 2 months 3 weeks ago.
bindiyarani

Within this webpage, you'll see the page, you need to understand this data. sagame888

By bindiyarani• 2 months 3 weeks ago.
bindiyarani

On this page, you'll see my profile, please read this information.    그래프사이트

By bindiyarani• 2 months 3 weeks ago.
bindiyarani

ada

Log in or register to post comments