RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – A big construction company embroiled in Brazil’s sprawling corruption scandal on Thursday showed off its legacy projects for next month’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
As local fairs in the countryside struggle, an international clientele is likely to help the London art market weather the uncertainty over Brexit.
Coin-Sized Illustrations of the UAE from Mariam AbbasTo see more miniature drawings by Mariam, follow @mariamabbas_ on Instagram. She’s the busy mother of three boys, but Mariam Abbas (@mariamabbas_) makes time to draw — on her terms. “Detail takes a very long time, so I do miniature drawings,” the 32-year-old illustrator says. Armed with razor-sharp pencils, Mariam spends small pockets of time (adding up to a total of eight to 12 hours!) on her coin-sized illustrations inspired by the United Arab Emirates. “You don’t see much of the old in Dubai anymore,” Mariam says. In a city known for being ultramodern, many of Mariam’s drawings are a nod to a cherished heritage.
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