NYU Abu Dhabi offers a lively forum for the exchange of ideas with local audiences as well as worldwide academic and research communities. The NYUAD Institute, Arts Center and Art Gallery present academic conferences, lectures, and performances and exhibitions from distinguished scholarly guests and professional artists from around the world.

Upcoming events are listed below. If you weren't able to attend an event or want to get an idea of what's in store for this year, see past public events here.

  1. Opportunities Fair

    11:00am - 2:00pm By Invitation Only Read More
  2. Nik Bärtsch’s MOBILE

    7:00-10:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  3. Badke

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  4. Badke

    5:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  5. Revisiting 1968 and the Global Sixties

    9:00am - 5:00pm By Invitation Only Read More
  6. Double Bill: Zahed Sultan, DJ Dolores

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  7. Disco Manila in Concert

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  8. Disco Manila Live Band Karaoke

    4:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  9. Yellow Brick Road

    Tomi Tsunoda 8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  10. Yellow Brick Road

    Tomi Tsunoda 2:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  11. Driss el Maloumi and Debashish Battacharya

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  12. Notes of a Native Song

    Stew, Heidi Rodewald 8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  13. Holoscenes

    4:00-9:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  14. The Hour of Feeling

    Mona Mansour

    Part of "Arab Voices: here/there/then/now"

    7:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  15. Oh My Sweet Land

    Amir Nizar Zuabi

    Part of "Arab Voices: here/there/then/now"

    7:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  16. Foot

    Ismail Khalid

    Part of "Arab Voices: here/there/then/now"

    7:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  17. Food and Fadwa

    Lameece Issaq, Jacob Kader

    Part of "Arab Voices: here/there/then/now"

    7:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  18. Hekayah the Story

    7:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  19. Bang on a Can All-Stars

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  20. Steel Hammer

    2:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  21. Steel Hammer

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  22. Aziz Sahmaoui & University of Gnawa and Noura Mint Seymali

    7:30pm Open to the Public Read More
  23. DakhaBrakha and Dengue Fever

    7:30pm Open to the Public Read More
  24. Trisha Brown: In Plain Site

    11:00am Open to the Public Read More
  25. Trisha Brown: In Plain Site

    4:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  26. Imagine Science Abu Dhabi

    Open to the Public Read More
  27. An Iliad

    8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  28. Radhe Radhe: Rites of Holi

    Prashant Bhargava, Vijay Iyer Trio 8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  29. Noche Flamenca’s Antigona

    Soledad Barrio 8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  30. Nufonia Must Fall

    DJ Kid Koala 8:00pm Open to the Public Read More
  31. Nufonia Must Fall

    DJ Kid Koala 4:00pm Open to the Public Read More