Past Exhibition

Travelling Light

STARTS: 08/Mar/2017
ENDS: 24/Mar/2017

March 8th, 2017 7:00pm


A group exhibition of seven French artists living and working in Abu Dhabi.

Opening – 8th March 2017, at 7pm
Exhibition continues until 24th March

The exhibition, opening on International Women’s Day (8th of March) will feature works from seven female artists: Karine Roche, Annabelle Smith Bigno, Bénédicte Gimonnet, Nathalie Guéna, Clara Baudot, Mioara Cherki and Isabelle Riou-Teisseire.

The artists’ individualism across various genres will manifest itself in an exploration of the different reflections of light.

The exhibition will be opened with speeches at 7.30pm by H. E. Michel Miraillet, Ambassador of France in the UAE, and H.E. Khaled Seddiq Al Muttawaa, founder and chairman of Etihad Modern Art Gallery.

Refreshments will be freely available.

Parking is available on Al Huwelat St (opposite Al Bateen Mall)

By visiting the exhibition opening, you consent to being photographed and/or filmed for the gallery’s promotional purposes.

Thank you to the Exhibition Sponsors: Atlas Telecom, La Brioche and Art House Cafe

Institut français in the UAE is the Cultural Department of the French Embassy. It is responsible for promoting French thought, creation and the French language, as well as fostering bilateral exchanges and cultural, artistic, educational, academic and scientific partnerships between France and the UAE.

Etihad Modern Art Gallery (EMAG) is a multi-purpose art space and café in the heart of Abu Dhabi. Established more than three years ago by H. E. Khaled Seddiq Al Muttawaa, our mission is to encourage the development of the Emirati art scene, while building bridges between cultures with cutting-edge exhibitions and international collaborations.

For more info, please contact:

Etihad Modern Art Gallery
Maria Primavera
Gallery Coordinator

Institut français in the UAE
Chirine El Messiri
Cultural Officer
02 813 10 38