Schedule

WORKSHOPS 

MAS offers new workshops geared towards young adults with robotics and videography. In addition, get a chance to explore your intellectual side or join Parkour fitness for a fun workout.

Robotics
September 10, September 24 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Atrium | Fee: Free of Charge

This workshops gives participants an introduction to Robotics. In addition, participants will learn about programming robots and then compete in different exciting challenges like finishing a maze or competing in a Sumo fight!

Video for Social Media
September 22 1:00pm – 7:00pm
Theatre | Fee: Free of Charge

Are you an inspiring vlogger, social media influencer, mobile reporter? Do you have a vault of video content waiting to be deployed on social media, but aren’t sure where to start? Are you scrambling to figure out best practices for live video? Learn to maximize your reach through video storytelling and develop your brand narrative across multiple social media platforms.

Parkour Workshops
Sundays & Tuesdays 4:30pm-6:30pm (Kids), 7:30pm-8:30pm (Adults)
Gallery M | Fee: 130 AED
Learn the basics of Parkour, an enjoyable approach to movement that strengthens the body and increases focus. You can discover how to get from point A to point B using obstacles in your path to optimize efficiency.

#EndSmallTalk
29 September, 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Atrium | Fee: Free of Charge
An intellectual meeting point for strangers in Abu Dhabi to engage in meaningful conversations. Explore a wide range of topics from questions on the meaning of life to the inspirations that have shaped the person you are today. 

FILMS

MAS films offer audiences restored classics and contemporary world cinema bringing together cultures and disciplines through free community screening for enthusiasts in Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with Cinema Akil and Cinema Space.

Emirati Film Series
17 September, 24 September 7:00pm – 7:30pm
Auditorium | Fee: Free of charge
The UAE film industry continues to grow, enjoy a selection of short films directed by emerging and established UAE film-makers.

Cinema Space
Mondays and Saturdays, 7:30pm
Auditorium | Fee: Free of charge
Cinema Space offers a unique programme of films from different countries presented by various cultural institutions and embassies across the UAE.

In collaboration with: Korean Cultural Center, Goethe Institute Gulf Region, the Italian Embassy Abu Dhabi, the Spanish Embassy, the Swedish Embassy, Film Preservation Series, The Film Foundation and World Cinema Project.

EXHIBITIONS

The exhibitions at MAS aim to offer a unique series of shows of regional and international arts, aiming to explore the most relevant talents in the fields of art, design, and photography- while facilitating in cultural dialogue and providing the public continuous inspiration.

Abu Dhabi through Your Eyes
16 - 24 September, 9:00AM – 8:00PM
Gallery S, Atrium | Fee: Free of charge
First launched in 2008, Abu Dhabi Through Your Eyes is an exhibition based on a photography competition that invites professionals and amateurs to capture the essence of Abu Dhabi. The competition welcomes photographers, videographers, writers and artists to submit their perspectives as to how they view Abu Dhabi.

Wings of Mexico
9 September – 31 October, 9:00am – 8:00pm
Plaza | Fee: Free of charge
The sculpture ‘Wings of Mexico’, created by Mexican artist Jorge Marin is now in Abu Dhabi after having visited Kuwait, Egypt, Singapore, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Bangkok. ‘Wings of Mexico’ was created in 2010 and has since become a symbol in its own right, of the hopes and dreams of a nation’s citizens, at the same time promoting Mexico’s image and artistic output worldwide. This installation is coordinated by the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) in cooperation with Manarat Al Saadiyat, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, the Mexican Agency for International Cooperation for Development (AMEXCID), The Embassy of Mexico and the Foundation Jorge Marin.

Don’t miss the following activities this season as part of ‘Wings of Mexico’:

  •  Take a photo with the monumental sculpture for a chance to win prizes
  • Mexican short film screenings on 13th and 14th September at 7:00pm
    •  “Las Olas del Tiempo” 2000, Carlos Salces “Luces Brillantes”
    • 2015, Alejandro Gerber Bicecci
  • Painting workshop MAS Art Studio, 27th September 2018