Art Books & Film

Congratulations to Winners of the Funniest Horse Photo Contest

Funniest Photo Contest

WINNERS! Horsereporter, in association with Trafalgar Square Books, offered two (2) books to be won by the funniest photo sent in before 21 December 2020. Thank you all for your entries of your funny, silly horse photos! Winners will receive one of the books below published by Trafalgar Square Books.          …

Epic Equestrian Storytelling at 2018 EQUUS International Film Festival

Save the Date30 November 2018, Missoula, Montana, USA ~ The short list for the EQUUS INTERNATIONAL Film Festival® Awards, March 14-17 in Missoula, Montana, promises epic equestrian storytelling alongside its theme of Healing, Hope & the Promise of the Horse/Human Bond.’ Meet 9 year-old Mongolian horseman, Janibek, in Boy Nomad: A Coming of Age Story…

Dream Pearl and RB Nash Strike at Lone Star Park

Dream Pearl

11 November 2017, Texas ~ Dream Pearl under Adrian Ramos won the Lone Star Arabian Stallion Stakes Gr 3 on 9 November 2017 at Lone Star Park, Grand Prairie, Texas. Trainer: Terri Eaton, Owners, Burt, Call, Eaton and Soltau Partnership 2017 Stats: 8(3-3), Dream Pearl by Burning Sand x Triumphs Pearl. 1 mile    …

Morocco Named Host of 2017 World Arabian Horse Racing Conference

HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival awarded ISO 9001-2015 certificate 30 May 2016, Rome, Italy ~ A glittering dinner Gala held at the famous Pincio Park with the backdrop of Rome concluded activities of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s World Arabian Horse Racing Conference (WAHRC), 2016. The Conference flag…

We Remember Erwin Escher (1959-2016)

It is with a heavy heart that I write these lines – completely surprising — photographer and our colleague Erwin Escher has passed away. I still cannot comprehend that the next shows will be without him without his grin, without his humor, without his sometimes snappy comments about the horses in the ring. Born in…

For the Love of the Arabian Horse

29 February 2016, USA ~ Cynthia Culbertson, historian, writer, author of The Arabian Horse of Egypt speaks to Horsereporter on her love of the Arabian horse. “I was always attracted to Arabian horses, said Cynthia Culbertson when we recently caught up with her at the Arabian Breeders’ Conference in Abu Dhabi. Culbertson had come to give a lecture and…

Gazel T, Al Janoob Face Del Sol test in Stockholm

HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival races to spice up Swedish celebrations5 May 2015, Stockholm, Sweden ~  Swedish citizens enjoy their National Day on 6 May, and a 100 year-old tradition has been revived to celebrate with the races in Gärdet where the two Purebred Arabian races of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian…

The first inside account by a former CEO of the 
world’s largest energy company – Saudi Aramco 

The Caravan Goes On is the remarkable story of Frank Jungers, former President, Chairman and CEO of the petroleum giant Aramco, which became Saudi Aramco after the ownership transfer, and his journey to leadership of the world’s largest energy company.   This inside account includes his face-to-face encounters with King Faisal and other Saudi leaders, and…

Top Arabian Horse Race Owner Presents his Book to President Obama

New Owner and author Dr. Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz Al-Nujaifi presents his book The Purebred Arabian Horses of Iraq- Myths and Realities to the White House at a meeting with the President of the United States, Barack Obama, and Vice President, Joe Biden. Dr Mohammad Al-Nujaifi is the world’s No 1 Arabian racehorse owner for 2013, the fourth consecutive…

Mourad Boutros Marries Fine Art and Calligraphy at Boutros International

Boutros International has long had a range of global clients. Mourad Boutros is now becoming known for his unique art combining fine art and arabic calligraphy. Meet Mourad Boutros and his wife, Arlette.   At the start Widely acknowledged as one of the world’s most outstanding Arabic calligraphers, designers and typographers, Mourad Boutros studied calligraphy in Beirut and in…