06 Jan 2020 - 18 Jan 2020
Discover creativity in The United Arab Emirates
Activity: Creative Journey to The United Arab Emirates
School: School of Arts and Social Sciences
Programme: Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours in Cinematic Design and Photographic Digital Art
Details: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a charming country in the contemporary art world nowadays which preserves its rich culture and tradition. Fifteen students from the Imaging Design and Digital Art programme embarked on a creative journey to Emirates between 6th and 18th January 2020, discovering the transformation of the city through its historic and art scenes. Apart from visiting various renowned landmarks and historical sites, such as Capital Gate Tower, Sheik Zayed Grand Mosque and Etihad Museum, all students were impressed by the architectural masterpiece Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum, one of the UAE’s most ambitious projects to date as well as the first universal museum in the Arab World. This creative journey brings unique inspiration to students, enlightening them to create more and more wonderful artworks.