Explore

  • A behind the scenes appreciation of the art and cultural treasures of the UAE and State of Qatar from ancient Islamic to contemporary Global
  • Explore the fascinating development of museums, contemporary art foundations and private collections in this region of extraordinary cultural and financial wealth
  • The newly opened Louvre Abu Dhabi, designed by Pritzker prize winning architect, Jean Nouvel, to be considered in relation to the wider project of Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi: an unprecedented global cultural infrastructure project planned as a linked campus of museums that will also include Norman Foster’s
    Zayed National Museum and Frank Gehry’s Guggenheim Abu Dhabi
  • Major contemporary art initiatives in the region, including Richard Serra’s tallest sculpture titled ‘East-West/West-East,’ situated in a remote corner of the Qatari desert
  • The flagship museums of the United Arab Emirates and the State of Qatar that includes the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, designed by the renowned architect I. M. Pei
  • How private collectors, collection and museums have created a dynamic new museum and cultural scene
  • Art Dubai, the artists, curators, collectors, museum directors and art market professionals