Ai Weiwei, Jamie Allen, Aram Bartholl, Taysir Batniji, Wafaa Bilal, Liu Bolin, Jonah Brucker-Cohen, Heather Dewey-Hagborg, Michael Joaquin Grey, Monira Al Qadiri, Evan Roth, Phillip Stearns, Siebren Versteeg, Addie Wagenknecht, Kenny Wong.
We invite you to join us for the opening of Invisible Threads, a landmark exhibition of new commissions and historic works by 15 international artists. The co-curators, Scott Fitzgerald (Interactive Media Professor at NYU) and Bana Kattan (Curator at NYUAD), describe the exhibition as “not just another art and technology show.” Read the whole interview with The Creators Project .
After the opening, continue the evening of art and technology at our neighbor venue, The Arts Center, with Zahed Sultan and DJ Dolores — followed by an Art Gallery / Arts Center combined after-party at the Boogie Box in the Courtyard Marriott downtown, details and RSVP here.
Read more about the exhibition here: Invisible Threads: Technology and its Discontents.
Open to the Public
The Main Gallery is located at the front of NYUAD campus, next to the Welcome Center.
Photographs of life in the Djibouti Markazi refugee camp depict residents navigating a state of increasingly permanent suspension.
A mid-career retrospective of the renowned, award-winning artist duo Sandi Hilal and Alessandro Petti explores how our understanding of the “Permanent Temporariness” of our environment, shapes our experience.
The artists in conversation with curators, Salwa Mikdadi and Bana Kattan explore how the they developed a collaborative approach to their artistic practice.