Our official UK/UAE 2017 events have begun. Take a look at the events you can look forward to.
Welcome to the UK/UAE 2017 Year of Creative Collaboration, a season of arts and events in the UAE aimed at building new audiences, creating new collaborations and strengthening relationships.
Information on the themes of this Year of Creative Collaboration between the UK and the UAE, as well as partner details and press releases.
Exploring the relevance of a life in conflict Don't miss a new ensemble work choreographed by Aakash Odedra, #JeSuis, exploring the relevance of a life in conflict. #JeSuis will be on 7-9 February 2017 at the Black Box Theatre of The Arts Center at New York University, Abu Dhabi.
Wednesday 07 February 2018 to Friday 09 February 2018
- Black Box Theatre of The Arts Center at New York University
The finest contemporary poets from the UAE and UK unite on stage Prepare to be awed by spoken word as the finest contemporary poets from the UAE and UK unite on stage at Dubai Opera in this celebration of the power of poetry to bring people together across cultures.
- Tuesday 06 March 2018
- Dubai Opera
A touring exhibition from the Design Museum, London Visit In the Making, a touring exhibition from the Design Museum, London, coming to Warehouse421 from 8 November-11 February 2018. Curated by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, In the Making captures objects mid-manufacture and puts the aesthetic of the unfinished centre stage.
Wednesday 08 November 2017 to Sunday 11 February 2018
- Warehouse421, Abu Dhabi
‘Cascade’ comes to the UAE Custot Gallery Dubai presents Cascade, the first solo exhibition in the UAE by the celebrated British artist, Ian Davenport.
Sunday 05 November 2017 to Saturday 03 March 2018
- Custot Gallery
Film has the power to foster mutual understanding between people across cultures. Find out more about how UK/UAE 2017 has used this effective medium.
This autumn season, we are proud to present a myriad of design related projects as part of the UK/UAE 2017 Year of Creative Collaboration.
Take a look at what events we have to look forward to.
Whether you were able to attend our events or not, we will be sharing our best moments here for you to explore.