Past Forward Emirati Art Exhibit at Meridian International, Washington, DC

May 23, 2014

On May 22, 2014, Meridian International Center and the UAE Embassy in Washington, DC officially opened Past Forward: Contemporary Art from the Emirates. The first major touring exhibition of Emirati artwork – which features over 50 paintings, photographs, sculptures, video installations, and other media by 25 Emirati artists – will showcase the creativity radiating throughout the Emirati art scene and highlight the development and history of the United Arab Emirates.