In the programme,
He went on to point out some of the items acquired so far for display at Louvre Abu Dhabi when it finally opens its doors in 2015, highlighting an Iranian bracelet more than 3000 years old. "It will sit next to thousands of years of old treasures. For the first time the Louvre Abu Dhabi unveils here in
"The future museum will rely on the leasing of some French collections but also on its own acquisitions. Like this Mondrian, bought for more than
Laurence des Cars, Exhibition Curator, spoke about the museum s design. "For a unique world museum there needed to be a special treasure case. It is designed by
In turn, architect
The documentary explores the differences between the cities that share the same art dream. "More than 5,000 km away from
An engineer with many years experience on-site said, "Concrete is almost completed, we have the metal structure of the dome in place soon the pickets will be lowered and water will flow into the whole area - it will look then like a floating capsule on the water. We have double shifts around the clock in order to deliver in December 2015."
The Scientific Director of AgenceFrance-museums, Jean-Francois Charnier, said, "What is very important for the Louvre Abu Dhabi is the transmission of our competence to our Emirati partners, with Emiratis who will join the project and will be the colleagues of the French team at the opening in December, 2015."
The programme went on to talk about
The documentary introduced Danah, 25, who is in her second year, and for her the creation of this new museum is an opportunity. "The Louvre Abu Dhabi and the cultural neighbourhood of Saadiyat are an avant-gardes project. Setting up a museum here will not only allow people to see masterpieces, the idea is to invite them to discover other cultures and learn about other peoples."
Danah hopes to become one of the future curators of the Louvre Abu Dhabi.
Eric Fouache Vice Chancellor of PSUAD had the final word: "Opening a Masters degree in the history of art considering the context and the partners here was quite obvious. If the
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