Al Ain Oasis is the largest oasis in Al Ain, and has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2011. It officially opened to the public in 2016, unveiling its various facilities including the Eco-Centre, Oasis Garden, Miniature Oasis and Falaj Exhibition.
Meet Simrin Mehra Agarwal in her studio. An Abu Dhabi based artist, Agarwal examines transitions of bloom and decay.
Create multi-coloured landscapes inspired by the work of British artist David Hockney using the jigsaw printmaking method.
Learn how to create your own vase and sculpt flowers using simple clay hand building techniques.
Create portraits inspired by the work of American artist Chuck Close.
Apply glass paint and white glue on canvas to create unique creative designs.
Learn how you can use translucent layers of watercolour paint to create vibrant illustrations.
Learn to create three-dimensional representations by moulding clay.
Meet Mays Albaik, an Abu Dhabi based artist who draws us into her artwork with language, performance, and place from inside her studio.
Meet Afra Al Dhaheri, an Abu Dhabi based artist who explores materiality, ritual and process through her artwork from inside her studio.
Print an illustration of Qasr Al Hosn using your favourite colours.
Mix and pour acrylic paints to create dreamy, surreal, and celestial artworks.
Create up-cycled Cardboard Stamps and enjoy the process of printing.
Learn the technique of paper quilling for endless possibilities of creative designs.
In this activity, learn how to apply glaze to your ceramic objects and personalize your creations.
Learn how to construct fashion illustrations and apply design, aesthetics and clothing construction.
Learn about the calligraphy tools used in all types of Arabic script.
Learn how to sharpen the pen and apply ink to prepare your calligraphy works on paper.
Get an in-depth look at artist Shirazeh Houishary’s Luminous Darkness through Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Spotlight series.
Get an in-depth look at artist Ghada Amer’s The Words I Love the Most through Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Spotlight series.
This video will talk to students about the iconic Qasr Al Muwaiji, where many traditions were born.
This series concludes with a visit to some earthen heritage sites that DCT recently conserved, using a variety of techniques
Learn about the traditional beekeeping craft, and how beekeepers sustained it with their skills, expertise, and inherited knowledge.
Get an in-depth look at artist Dia Azzawi’s Ancient Symbols, through Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Spotlight series.
Create Emirati dishes yourselves
Discover how people in the UAE lived 3000 years ago.
Visit Louvre Abu Dhabi's 'Abstraction and Calligraphy' exhibition, meet Mohammed Mandi and learn about Al-Taghrooda
Learn about Al Ayala, a traditional performance art of the UAE and explore aspects of Al Ain Oasis through the eyes of experts and artists.
In this video, we introduce the properties of earth as building material and some of the major threats that these constructions face
First in a series that talks about the capabilities and benefits of earthen architecture for our planet and its inhabitants.
Learn silk painting techniques
Explore pen drawing and shading techniques
Make your own origami flowers
Learn simple clay techniques
Create your own dolls.
Create your own abstract portraits inspired by Cubism.
Bring your charcoal drawings to life through film and animation.
Discover what life was like on Marawah Island 8,000 years ago.
Birmingham’s world-class orchestra played as part of Abu Dhbai Classics in the enchanting and iconic Al Jahili fort in Al Ain.
Oud legend Naseer Shamma and Bait Al Oud musicians perform music composed by Mozart and inspired by him on Arabic instruments.
Oud legend Naseer Shamma with the musicians from Bait Al Oud take their audience on a musical journey to Spain and Latin America.
An instrumental concert programme with Naseer Shamma and Bait Al Oud teachers celebrating the history of Classical Arabic Music.
For its 5th instalment, the Visits from Bait Al Oud concert series celebrates the rich tradition of Classical Arabic Singing
Emirati Singer Ahmed Al Hosani performs with Bait Al Oud Musicians and Faisal Al Saari offers a performance of “To Zayed Salam”
The second National Day Concert from Sounds of UAE with Najma Al Koor, Tariq Al Menhali and Faisal Al Jasim
Eleonora Sevenard talks to Alia Al Neyadi about her journey as a soloist at the Bolshoi Theater.
Sara bin Safwan speaks with artist Salman Al Najem about the creative force of man, mental health and finding light within darkness.
A Visual and Performing Arts showcase celebrating the accomplishments of students enrolled in the Mawhibaty programme 2019/2020
Faisal Kiwewa goes from his childhood to his arts festival, the Bayimba International Festival of the Arts, and his current plans.
Belgian photographer Mous Lamrabat sits down with Sara Khalfan Al Mheiri for an #ArtToHeart chat about his thoughts and his work.
A Celebration of the Holy Month of Ramadan under the artistic supervision of Bait Al Oud Vocal Teacher Dr. Fathulla Ahmed.
Bait Al Oud Abu Dhabi’s Qanun teacher, Bassam Abdel Satar, gathers his graduates & friends to perform a virtual concert.
Oud legend Naseer Shamma performed an online concert from Bait Al Oud Abu Dhabi, instilling hope in times of uncertainty.
The Rulers’ Palace and Birthplace of HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan which was and still a meeting place for the community.
Al Qattara Arts Centre celebrates World Day for Audiovisual Heritage through a series of interviews with heritage and audiovisual experts.
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.
Meet Emirati artist Maitha Abdalla as she introduces her practice, and get to know the artists living and working in Abu Dhabi.
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.
A space in which to discover and create, bringing together the curious and the experienced. Take a 360° tour.
At Jebel Hafit in Al Ain are tombs that reveal trade links with the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, Persia and the Indus Valley.
Art curator Paolo Colombo talks about the potential effects of social distancing on himself and other artists.
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.
Artefacts discovered in the early Islamic town reveal evidence of trade to lands as far away as China.
Explore the Cultural Foundation group exhibition ‘Common Ground’, in 360° view.
Peter Magee, Zayed National Museum Director, Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi, in conversation with Eisa Yousif, Director of Excavations & Sites, Sharjah Archaeology Authority.
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.
Hassan Hajjaj discusses his practice and the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi acquired works My Rock Stars Experimental: Volume 2 and Le Salon (2017).
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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