Archive of month: February 2017

Bayn: the In-Between

Bayn: the In-Between, U.A.E. Unlimited’s third exhibition Source: Al Tashkeel The organisation of the exhibition Bayn: The In-Between comes within the framework of U.A.E. Unlimited’s commitment to support and highlight the creations of young Emiratis and residents of the state. The exhibition provides a platform for showcasing artworks created by young people¨ including audio-visual works designed to […]

Transform your world: the changing landscape of the UAE in art

Transform your world: the changing landscape of the UAE in art By: Anna Seaman. The National. Munira Al Sayegh describes the rapid transformations the UAE has undergone and its constantly changing social and physical states, as “the in-between”. A curator and programme officer at the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, she has worked with eight emerging artists […]

Curator in Focus

Curator in Focus By: Munira Al Sayegh. Artmap. Central to Emirati curator Munira Al Sayegh’s practice is the multinational nature of the UAE. Her Abu Dhabi childhood was characterised by a curiosity towards everyone around her, “how we all fit into this puzzle,” she explains, “and how to look at change critically, from an anthropological […]

Bayn art exhibition opens

Bayn art exhibition opens Source: WAM (Emirates News Agency) ABU DHABI, 5th March 2017 (WAM) – UAE. Bayn: the In-Between, The third exhibition organised by UAE Unlimited, opened on 25th February in Warehouse421 in Abu Dhabi . The opening ceremony was led by Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, founder of UAE Unlimited […]