Etihad Modern Art Gallery, Abu Dhabi

(4/5 based on 50 reviews on the web)
Etihad Modern Art Gallery is a multi-purpose art space and cafe at the heart of the city. Its owner, Khaled Seddiq Al Muttawa, created a friendly and versatile art environment, that is open to everyone. During the past 3 years, Etihad organized significant art shows and local heritage exhibitions and created bonds with the international art scene and academic institutions worldwide. The gallery invited international artists to live, teach and create in the UAE, motivated local artists to showcase their work and hosted a wide range of parallel cultural activities like art workshops, poetry nights and music events. Etihad Modern Art Gallery is a strong art organization deeply rooted in the local community, aiming to play a positive role in the brightly emerging art scene of Abu Dhabi. The gallery operates an open door, free admission policy throughout the week.
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  • We went to have lunch in the cafe which was very good. The gallery is small but interesting. I hope they can build upon what they have In The future. I definitely recommend going as it is something to...  more »
  • Very well designed Gallery, with a nice collection, with temporary exhibitions as well. You're very comfortable. I also recommend a visit to the Gallery of Antiquities Etihad which is next to Etihad's Modern Art Gallery
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  • I attended the national day exhibition, the artworks were interesting and amazing, done by local and resident artist in the UAE. the staff was welcoming and helpful in directing us around the gallery. 
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  • Interesting place. Exhibitions change every few weeks/months. They also have a nice cafe
  • I love the place and the foods were sooooo delicious! Esp their fries with parmesan cheese 😍😍😍❤️❤️❤️
  • Love it...all the cafe inerior built from recycled and it look so relaxing, you have 3 sections: one is the art exhibition, museum and antiques
  • Nothing to say but "you should visit the place and enjoy each corner"
  • Great place to dine, visit a local museum and discover your inner artist!