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.
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 NYUAD Art Gallery invites you to a screening of short films, followed by curator-led tours of "Permanent Temporariness". Films include "Irregulars" by Fabio Palmieri and 'Measures of Uncertainty" by Jawad Al Malhi, and others. Suhoor will be served at the Art Gallery.
"Symphoniae" is an exhibition of Elizabeth Dorazio’s recent which works evoke a kind of permanent movement that arises from their cohesive and vibrant parts and the dynamic interactions between them.