The first of three major cultural institutions planned for Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Island opens its doors this November, marking a defining moment in an ambitious vision to bring a suite of internationally regarded museums to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Louvre Abu Dhabi, which promises visitors nothing less than seeing ‘humanity in a new light’, is the culmination of 10 years’ collaboration between the city’s Tourism & Culture Authority and the Agence France-Muséums, an organisation that was set up specifically to deliver this project. The agreement includes exhibitions provided by...
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James Russell will curate a major retrospective of Edward Bawden next year at Dulwich Picture Gallery
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This painting was adopted by the African-American civil rights movement and influenced Barack Obama’s entry into politics. Few remember the artist – yet he was a Victorian superstar.