Arts

UAE participate at La Biennale di Venezia 2022

Ground-breaking painter, sculptor and land artist Mohamed Ahmed Ibrahim will represent the United Arab Emirates at the 2022 edition of la Biennale di Venezia (Venice Biennale), in an exhibition curated by Maya Allison for the […]

Design

Warehouse421 Launches Creative Revival Fund

Abu Dhabi arts and design centre Warehouse421 has launched the Project Revival Fund, a new programme that aims to support creative production impacted by the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. The home-grown arts centre, known […]

Design

Qasr Al Watan Library

Integrated knowledge platformThe library is located within Qasr Al Watan, one of the few presidential headquarters in the world that has opened its doors to the public and an important destination within the cultural landscape […]

Design

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is the central place of worship for citizens of the United Arab Emirates. This massive white structure is the largest mosque in the country, accommodating roughly 40,000 people. Inside you’ll find […]

Arts

Manarat Al Saadiyat

About Manarat Al Saadiyat is the place and space for art, cultural activities and community events; where everyone can come together to share, consider, and create all types of creative artistic expression.   

Arts

Art Galleries of Abu Dhabi

Step away from Dubai’s glitzy malls, and you’ll find that Abu Dhabi is proudly home to a thriving arts and culture scene. From the Louvre Abu Dhabi to the upcoming Guggenheim Museum of Saadiyat Island, […]

Design

The Cultural Foundation

1971: A new nation is born, and with it, a new vision for the future. A visionary who looked at a changing world through eyes that seemed to pierce the future, the late Sheikh Zayed […]

Design

Al Jahili Fort- A Symbol of Power

At the end of the 19th century, the Emirate of Abu Dhabi was ruled by Sheikh Zayed bin Khalifa, leader of the Bani Yas tribe and head of the Al Falah family. During summer, Abu […]

Design

Louvre Abu Dhabi Tour

The iconic Louvre Abu Dhabi is the first universal museum in the Arab World that translates the spirit of openness of cultures. As one of the premier cultural institutions located in the heart of the […]

Design

Traditional Pearl Journey

What an attractive heading, isn’t it? Actually, yes it’s true and not fake. Giving visitors a once-in-a-lifetime experience and greater understanding of the Arabian Gulf’s ancient pearling industry, the trips start at the Eastern Mangroves […]

Arts

The City that brings the Artist in you!

When Sir Thomas More first stumbled across the Greek word Utopia in 1516, little did he realize that civic perfection could ever be achieved. Well, I’ve lived in Abu Dhabi for 3 years now, and […]

Arts

‎‏Fountain of Light at The Louvre Abu Dhabi 

Consider this the closing crescendo. A glittering installation made of crystal chandeliers by contemporary Chinese artist Ai Weiwei references the historic tower of Babel, even as it addresses questions of diversity and existentialism in a […]