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What does the newly opened Louvre mean for Abu Dhabi?

What does the newly opened Louvre mean for Abu Dhabi?

After years of anticipation, the jewel in the crown of Saadiyat Island’s cultural district is finally opening its doors When ground was broken on 26th May 2009, one of the most ambitious projects in the history of the UAE took …

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Here’s what’s on at the most exciting museum launch this year

Here’s what’s on at the most exciting museum launch this year

A series of activities celebrating the many faces of creativity will mark the opening of the city’s long-awaited art museum. From 11th to 14th November, Louvre Abu Dhabi will host an eclectic mix of programmes including multicultural music performances, workshops, …

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How these capital heroes are boosting the community

How these capital heroes are boosting the community

As your community magazine, at Abu Dhabi World we’re always keen to share inspiring stories about people who are out to make a change, inspire others and do good. Here are just a few that we think deserve a mention …

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We go behind the scenes of the capital’s vibrant art culture

We go behind the scenes of the capital’s vibrant art culture

The founders and curators of Abu Dhabi’s galleries each play their own unique role in shaping the city’s growing arts and culture community In the space of 45 years, Abu Dhabi has done something remarkable. Where there was desert, there …

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Want to know when the stunning Louvre Abu Dhabi opens?

Want to know when the stunning Louvre Abu Dhabi opens?

With so much buzz about the upcoming Louvre Abu Dhabi, our questions have finally been answered as the museum’s opening date has been revealed – and it’s sooner than you think! Originally conceived ten years ago in an intergovernmental agreement …

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Get to know the driving force behind the city’s dynamic art and cultural hub

Get to know the driving force behind the city’s dynamic art and cultural hub

For Faisal Al Hassan, it’s all about balance. As the public programmes manager at art hub Warehouse421, he’s behind the on-going exhibitions, pop-up events and hands-on summer workshops that have kept art lovers yearning for more ever since the warehouse …

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Returning film workshop aims to develop young creatives

Returning film workshop aims to develop young creatives

  Abu Dhabi youth are being urged to consider careers in the UAE’s future arts and media sector with the launch of a series of artistic initiatives. From movie-making classes to arts grants and the anticipated opening of Louvre Abu …

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Local groundbreaking art group gets due with nostalgic exhibition

Local groundbreaking art group gets due with nostalgic exhibition

A new exhibition in the capital takes a look at an underground community that bravely laid the foundations for the UAE’s art scene From exhibitions to art galleries and local and international shows, Abu Dhabi has become a global hub …

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Rare masterpieces to display in capital museum

Rare masterpieces to display in capital museum

It’s not even open yet but already Louvre Abu Dhabi has tongues wagging with the announcement of a rare collection of artwork to be exhibited in 2018. ‘Masterpieces of the Leiden Collection: The Age of Rembrandt’ will showcase 60 paintings …

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