Commissioned by Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 to celebrate people of determination as part of the legacy of the Games. Developed in partnership with the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi, the works were created by Artists: Etel Adnan, Mehmet Ali Uysal, Nadim Karam, Noh Jun, Pascale Marthine Tayou and Wael Shawky.
#AbuDhabiCulture We've missed you! Abu Dhabi Culture is pleased to announce the reopening of cultural centres and community spaces, starting from 8 November, in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain with a variety of offerings including onsite workshops, onsite classes and exhibitions. Your safety remains our top priority. Please make sure to contact sites directly for timings and more details prior to your visit as limited capacity is in place. We're excited to have you back.AbuDhabiArt
#AbuDhabiCulture In the presence of HE Mohammed Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi, #UAEFlagDay was celebrated today at @QasrAlhosn, @LouvreAbuDhabi and Al Ain Palace Museum. We collectively reaffirmed our allegiance to the UAE flag, representative of our national identity and the symbol of our great nation's unity and aspirations for the future.read more
Art Fair 2020 “Beyond: Emerging Artists” commissioned artist Afra Al Suwaidi creates sculptures mainly in plaster, allowing the material and the process to be part of the message. Here, she takes us through her methodology and discusses the work she created for the exhibition. Visit abudhabiart.ae for more details on the first-ever digital #AbuDhabiArt Fair, which will be available online from 19 to 26 November.read more