See unusual Iranian artworks: When the riots broke out in Iran in 2009, Nargess Hashemi took photographs of her family at impromptu gatherings. She has recreated these scenes as intricate artworks using black marker on plastic sheets interlaced with embroidered fabrics. Until September 15. Gallery Isabelle Van Den Eynde, Al Serkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 323 5052).
Get vouchers to spend when you buy a massage: Treat yourself to a SensAsia massage for Dhs310 or more and get 50 per cent off the cost back in SensCash vouchers to use next time. Prices vary. Valid Sun-Thu. Until September 10; excludes MOE branch. SensAsia, various locations including Emirates Golf Club (04 417 9820).
Sonamu meal deal: Asiana Hotel’s signature restaurant, Sonamu, offers a Dhs150 deal on Korean delicacies and two bottles of premium Korean beverage. Dhs150. Daily sunset-11pm. Ongoing. Asiana Hotel, Salahuddin Road, Deira (04 238 7777).
Donate to The Box Appeal: This local Ramadan appeal aims to provide labourers across the UAE with essential everyday necessities. See the Facebook page for more info and a full list of box collection locations. Until August 31. www.facebook.com/theboxappeal.
Sip cool drinks at Nelson’s: Kick back in this English-themed pub and enjoy a bucket of five bottles for Dhs110. Peckish? We recommend a plate of potato skins. Free. Open 8pm-2am. Media Rotana, TECOM (04 435 0000).