Selasa, September 09, 2008
Museum of Middle East Modern Art is located in Culture Village, on the banks of Khor Dubai (Dubai Creek) the museum has a striking design by world renowned architects based in The Netherlands, UN Studio, which brings together elements of the sea and Dubai’s tradition of seafaring.
The Museum of Middle East Modern Art has an amphitheatre for live performances and international cultural festivals, an exhibition hall and smaller museums displaying local and international art, as well as a shipyard for traditional dhow builders
The Chairman of Dubai’s Culture & Arts Authority, H. H. Sheikh Majid said: “The museum will be a manifestation of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid’s strategic vision of making the UAE a hub for multicultural understanding. The museum will be a celebration of the region’s artists and art. It will also celebrate Khor Dubai’s importance as a cultural hub within a Dubai as a global city“.