Museum of Islamic Art

An icon comes to Qatar: Face-to-face with Chef Alain Ducasse

He’s one of the world’s most-recognized Michelin-starred chefs, and a pioneer in the global proliferation of French cuisine – Alain Ducasse. During his recent visit to his IDAM restaurant at the Museum of Islamic Art, ILQ’s Mama Baba Ganoush had the chance to sit down with Ducasse and his IDAM Executive Chef Damien Nicolas Leroux to talk culture and gastronomy.

Fresh video: ILQ spends a day at the MIA Park Bazaar

From locally-made crafts, clothing, and artwork, to a culinary tour of the continents, the MIA Park Bazaar is where the community gathers every Friday and Saturday. The ILQ team headed down to meet the vendors and hear their stories!

Daughter of boxing legend Muhammad Ali visits Doha

Jamillah Ali, the twin daughter of boxing icon Muhammad Ali was in Qatar on Monday, December 19, 2016, for a private tour of the Museum of Islamic Art’s exhibition dedicated to her late father.

First private Qatari collector shares major collection at MIA

A notable exhibition, featuring edged weapons and firearms crafted primarily in Turkey, Iran and India from the 17th to the mid-19th century, opened at the Museum of Islamic Art.

Doha Film Institute Presents MIA Exhibition Series

MIA Auditorium
14 September / 7:30 pm

Private Qatari collector to exhibit at the Museum of Islamic Art

Qatari collector Fadel Al Mansoori will display his impressive Islamic arms and armour collection at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) opening this month.

MIA’s IDAM announces Damien Leroux as its new Executive Chef

IDAM, Michelin starred chef Alain Ducasse’s award-winning restaurant located on the top floor of the iconic Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), is proud to announce Damien Leroux as its new Executive Chef.

President of Burkina Faso visits Museum of Islamic Art

President of Burkina Faso Roch Marc Christian Kabore and the accompanying delegation visited Thursday the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) as part of his current visit to Qatar.

Ai Weiwei at MIA

A large public audience visited the Museum of Islamic Art on Tuesday evening to attend a public talk by leading contemporary Chinese artist Ai Weiwei.

Imperial Threads: Motifs and Artisans from Turkey, Iran and India

Museums of Islamic Art
15 March / All Day