But We Cannot See Them: Tracing a UAE Art Community, 1988-2008

WHEN March 2 - September 2, 2017
WHERE NYUAD Art Gallery WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery
Open to the Public

The UAE has, and has had, many creative communities, both apparent and unknown. This exhibition focuses on one such formation, sometimes called “the 5,” a number that in fact varied in the decades framing the 1990s. It had at its core an intersection of artists, writers, and filmmakers from the UAE, South Asia, and Europe.

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Image credit: Mohamed Ahmed Ibrahim, _Lines_ (installation view), 1995.

Hassan Sharif Artist

Mohamed Ahmed Ibrahim Artist

Abdullah Al Saadi Artist

Mohammed Kazem Artist

Hussein Sharif Artist

Vivek Vilasini Artist

Jos Clevers Artist

Ebtisam Abdulaziz Artist

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