Based around the theme ‘Stories,’ the upcoming program invites audiences to embark on dynamic and diverse artistic journeys.

Curated by Aisha Stoby, Khaleej Modern: Pioneers and Collectives in the Arabian Peninsula, 1941-2008 chronicles modernism and the visual arts in the region.

Providing invaluable accessible data to Arab speakers across the UAE and the world.


Featured Research

Research at NYU Abu Dhabi deepens our understanding of the world and ourselves.

This is NYU Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi and New York University set out to develop a new model of higher education. This is the story of NYU Abu Dhabi and its pioneering global community of students and faculty.

J-Term 2022

Site-specific, highly immersive J-Term courses take students around the UAE and the world.

Scent and the City

Khulood Alawadi is teaching a J-Term course that takes students on an olfactory journey through time and technology.

Art Markets

Art Historian Cheryl Finley takes students on a journey exploring the production and exchange of works of art.

Engaging Khaleeji Musical Heritage

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Ghazi Al Mulaifi brings NYUAD students to learn about Khaleeji music and heritage through performance and seminars.


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