In Mohamed Ahmed Ibrahim: Between Sunrise and Sunset, a single work makes up the entire exhibition of the National Pavilion of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), which is now open at the Biennale Arte 2022. Curated by Maya Allison, Executive Director of The New York University Abu Dhabi Art Gallery, it presents a major new work by Emirati artist Mohamed Ahmed Ibrahim.
The National Pavilion UAE was awarded the Golden Lion Award for best National Participation at La Biennale Architettura 2021. The Golden Lion award is the Biennale’s top honor.
Faysal Tabbarah, Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Architecture at the American University of Sharjah and co-founder of Sharjah-based experimental architecture and design studio Architecture + Other Things (A+OT), has been appointed curator of the National Pavilion UAE at the 18th International Architecture Exhibition at La Biennale di Venezia, following the pavilion’s open call for proposals in August 2021.