Special Olympics Garden

  • Nadim Karam, Grasping the World, 2019
  • Noh Jun, Light of Love and Happiness, 2019
  • Mehmet Ali Uysal, Affinity, 2019
  • Pascale Marthine Tayou, Plastic Tree, 2019
  • Wael Shawky, Untitled, 2019

Six major permanent public artworks were 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 six internationally renowned artists in a commissioning process managed by Abu Dhabi Art.



Etel Adnan, Sfeir-Semler Gallery

Mehmet Ali Uysal, Pi artworks

Nadim Karam, Ayyam Gallery

Noh Jun, Leehwaik Gallery

Pascale Marthine Tayou, GALLERIA CONTINUA

Wael Shawky, Lisson Gallery