The Art of Outer-Space in the Information Age


WHEN October 26, 2016
6:30-8 PM WHERE NYUAD Campus, Conference Center WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute Open to the Public

This conversation explores art and technology in the context of the NYUAD Art Gallery exhibition "Invisible Threads: Technology and its Discontents," framed by the region and upcoming Emirates Mission to Mars. The speakers lead a discussion about the philosophical and creative drive behind humankind's desire to travel into space.

This panel will be in Arabic and Simultaneous English translation will be provided

Panel Members
  • Wafaa Bilal, Artist, Individuals
  • Ibrahim Al Qasimi, Strategic Research Manager, Mohamed bin Rashid Space Center
Moderated by
  • Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi, Director's Fellow, MIT Media Lab; UAE-based Columnist, Individuals

In Collaboration with

NYUAD Art Gallery

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