Guggenheim Abu Dhabi invites you to get to know the artists living and working in the city. Meet Emirati artist Maitha Abdalla, whose practice explores themes of memory and travel, as she introduces her work from ‘Bait 15’ studio.
The first female graduate in Oud from Berklee Boston and Valencia, Alya Cycon sits across the camera with Mona Eldahshoury in this next #ArtToHeart interview.
Yarub Smairat interviews his colleague and friend, Berklee graduate and accomplished violinist Layth Sidiq.
A passionate one on one about the intricacies and theories behind classical music with David Fray.
Guggenheim Abu Dhabi’s series of studio visits culminates with a panel discussion bringing together all four visited artists.
Get to know the artists living and working in Abu Dhabi. Here, Bahraini-American artist Nasser Alzayani introduces his work.
Get to know the artists living and working in Abu Dhabi. Here, artist Hashel Al Lamki presents his multi-disciplinary work.
Get to know the artists living and working in Abu Dhabi. Here, artist Rand Abdul Jabbar presents her multi-disciplinary work.
Explore the rich tapestry created by musicians, from the music of the Arab World to internationally renowned composers.
Enjoy a unique display of talent in our first drive-in concert at Berklee Abu Dhabi - the first of many live performances as part of our “When Is Now?” series. With an incredible line up of artists!
A discussion among artists who have shaped the regional artistic scene and who have contributed to artistic institutions in the United Arab Emirates and beyond.
Art curator Paolo Colombo talks about the potential effects of social distancing on himself and other artists.
Museums: Places of Civic Engagement, Inspiration and Rebuilding in a Pandemic Age
An exclusive live session with singer Kadim Al Sahir from the Eid Al Fitr premiere.
Okwui Enwezor and David Adjaye in conversation at Abu Dhabi Art
Bait Al Oud teacher Bassam Abdel Satar gathered his qanun graduates together for an online concert, showcasing Arabic musical traditions, as well as innovation and creativity.
Naseer Shamma and teachers from Bait Al Oud perform a programme of classical Arabic music.
An evening of music with singer Dalal Abu Amneh, whose impressive repertoire ranges from Arabic classical ‘tarab’ to Andalusian ‘muwashahat’.
An evening with singer Jahida Wehbe as she performs classical and patriotic music, among other genres.
The walk-through virtual tour of the Furusiyya exhibition allows you to get even closer to the artworks than you can in real life.
Explore the Cultural Foundation exhibition ‘The Red Palace’ by artist Sultan bin Fahad, in 360° view.
A special Culture Summit Abu Dhabi recorded session: ‘Alone Together: Culture and Resilience’.
Explore the Cultural Foundation group exhibition ‘Common Ground’, in 360° view.
The Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra performs with Christoph Eschenbach, Faisal Al Saari and Gautier Capuçon. This historic concert in Abu Dhabi in 2016 featured two world premieres: the oud concerto 'Zayed’s Dream' and the cello and orchestral fantasy composition 'Once Upon a Time'.
Hans Ulrich Obrist discusses the creation of a commissioned artwork by Etel Adnan for the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.
Dr Mohamed Yousif, one of the United Arab Emirates’ first generation of contemporary artists, reflects on his art practice in this short film.
Learn about the life and career of Guggenheim Abu Dhabi collection artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, and his painting Cabra (1981-82).
The architects of the Saadiyat Cultural District museum discuss the museums and their cultural impact, at Abu Dhabi Art.
Naseer Shamma, joined by Bait Al Oud musicians, perform a new composition from Abu Dhabi.
Hassan Hajjaj discusses his practice and the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi acquired works My Rock Stars Experimental: Volume 2 and Le Salon (2017).
Enjoy the best of the Cultural Foundation’s live performances! Here are some masterpieces sung by superstar Mohammed Abdo.
Paolo Colombo and Sarah Collins in conversation with commissioned artists Lamya Gargash and Nima Nabavi.
Curator Munira Al Sayegh in conversation with Sarah Al Agroobi, Manal Al Dowayan, Ahaad Alamoudi and Eman Ali.
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