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Louvre Abu Dhabi to open on 11 November

French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to visit the Emirate for the inauguration of the international museum

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Zaki Nusseibeh

Louvre Abu Dhabi aims to make up for failed education in the Middle East

Leading Emirati thinker, Zaki Nusseibeh, on why the UAE is more humanistic than its neighbours

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UAE minister Noura Al Kaabi talks about the Louvre Abu Dhabi's impact

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Works from the Louvre Abu Dhabi: Dr Lamees Hamdan on the Bactrian Princess

The commissioner of the first United Arab Emirates pavilion at the Venice Biennale, talks about her favourite object from the museum's collection

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Works from the Louvre Abu Dhabi

As the date for the opening of the great museum draws near, Emirati citizens talk on video about the work of art that speaks to them most

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Louvre Abu Dhabi

A sample of the Louvre Abu Dhabi collection

Highlights from the museum's permanent collection and exceptional loans

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Jean Nouvel

Exclusive interview with Jean Nouvel, architect of Louvre Abu Dhabi’s wondrous building

A vast floating dome sheds dappled light onto an Arab medina

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Abu Dhabi

The ruler sheikh who was fascinated by archaeology

The founding father of the UAE, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, set up an archaeological programme that anticipates the creation of Louvre Abu Dhabi

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Manuel Rabaté

Exclusive: the first interview with Louvre Abu Dhabi’s French director

High-flying civil servant Manuel Rabaté describes how the museum will work

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Six opinions on the potential impact of Louvre Abu Dhabi

Leading cultural figures weigh in