Curated by Christine Tohmé, Sharjah Biennial 13, Tamawuj unfolds in five parts from October 2016 through October 2017. Featuring over fifty international artists, the biennial encompasses exhibitions and a public programme in two acts in Sharjah and Beirut; a year-long education programme in Sharjah; projects in Dakar, Ramallah, Istanbul and Beirut; and an online publishing platform. Sharjah Art Tour Program, for more information please click here
Der ABC members and friends,
We are delighted to invite you to a very special and unique day-trip to the Sharjah Biennial 13.
Please join us for an inspiring day filled with contemporary art!
The Austrian Business Council together with the Swiss Business Council and the Swiss Art Gate, is for the second time organizing an exclusive day-tripfrom Abu Dhabi to the Sharjah Biennial 13, allowing our members insights into the fascinating Art scene happening within the United Arab Emirates.
This tour will cover the majority of the Sharjah Biennial 13 works and installations.
We will organize a bus transfer from Abu Dhabi and Dubai to Sharjah. If you are interested in going with the bus, please indicate so in the registration form.
Date: Saturday, 20th of May 2017
Venue: Sharjah Biennial
Departure from Abu Dhabi: 8:45 hrs Khalidiyah Mall, location map
Departure from Dubai: (meeting point tbc)
Program, guided tour:
11:00 hrs – 13:00 hrs: Walk to Calligraphy Square
13:00 hrs – 14:00 hrs: Lunch Break
Kindly note that lunch and drinks will be at your own expense.
14:00 hrs – 15:30 hrs: Walk towards Bait Al Serkal and Sharjah Art Museum
Departure from Sharjah: 15:45 hrs
Arrival in Abu Dhabi: 17:15 hrs
Price incl. bus from Abu Dhabi: Members AED 100.00 / Non-members AED 150.00
incl. bus from Dubai: Members AED 75.00 / Non-members AED 110.00
private vehicle: Members AED 40.00 / Non-members AED 70.00
Please register and reserve your seat by filling out the formdesk HERE latest by Tuesday 16th of May 2017. Kindly note that that space is limited (first come first serve).
It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes and clothing as there will be plenty of walking.
Please note that pictures will be taken during the event and the ABC reserves the right to publish these on the website and social media sites as well as in the information materials. If you do not agree, kindly inform us in writing beforehand.