Runing until May 29
H.E Mohammed Khalaf Al Mazrouei, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH), inaugurated yesterday at the Cultural Foundation, a photography exhibition entitled ‘Unseen UAE’, presented by Photolosophy and supported by ADACH.
The inauguration was attended by prominent members of the UAE’s culture, arts and photography scene as well as members of the general public. The exhibition, which was also supported by Shell Abu Dhabi and HP, is open to the public and runs through until May 29, features 30 unique pieces and explores overlooked and unseen corners and images of the United Arab Emirates.
This collection will engage the viewer to reconsider the many appealing and inviting aspects of UAE life. The exhibition aims to push the boundaries of traditional thinking when it comes to UAE photography by presenting new ideas technically and artisitically.
Participating photographers include some of the brightest and creative young local amateur and professional photographers. Founded by 3 Emirati sisters, Photolosophy was set up in 2006 to respond to the demands of creative professionals in the UAE for good quality, high resolution images at fair prices.
It is the first and only online stock photo agency in the UAE dedicated to promoting local photography talent. Photolosophy’s roster of local photographers include several promising award-winning Emirati photographers. Registration on the website for both photographers and buyers is free
Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage