Archives of Bayn 2017

Capturing the in-between moments

Published: 15:46 April 27, 2017 By Archana R.D.Special to Weekend Review Artists deconstruct and reconstruct labels, boundaries and the assigned identities in order to understand a constant state of transformation Eight emerging artists – Asma Al Ahmed, Hatem Hatem, Manal Al Dowayan, Maytha Al Shamsi, Nasser Alzayani, Saif Mhaisen, Sara Al Haddad, Talal Al Ansari […]

The in Between

UAE Unlimited’s latest exhibition Bayn: The In Between reveals the work of eight Emirati artists working in a range of creative practices that explore the transformations taking place in the UAE, writes Patrick Martin Lichty

Looking back, seeing present, thinking ahead

Looking back, seeing present, thinking ahead by Mohammad Yusuf Source: The Gulf Today U.A.E. Unlimited’s third exhibition ‘Bayn: the In-Between’ opened at Warehouse421, Abu Dhabi, on Feb. 25. To run till June 18, it has been organised by the satellite platform founded and supported by Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, it explores […]

Envisioning the present

Just before the opening of UAE Unlimited’s third edition, Bayn: The In-Between, at Warehouse 421 in Abu Dhabi, Nadine Khalil sits down with the curator, Munira Al Sayegh. By: Nadine Khalil. Canvas. If you go to the old commercial port of Abu Dhabi, in the Mina Zayed area, you’ll notice that all the pastel-coloured industrial warehouses look like […]

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 […]