February 2018 | Saadiyat Island | Abu Dhabi
White | Natural Light | Water | Aqua | Glass | Aluminium | Steel
Art | History | Food | Books | Culture
55 buildings | 23 galleries | cafe | giftshop | auditorium | childrens' museum | restaurant | temporary exhibition space.
The dome consisting of 8 layers weighs 7500 tonnes and took almost 9 years to complete.
A 30 year agreement between the city of Abu Dhabi and the French government.
A little difficult to photograph and I found myself changing settings a lot depending on the light and glare.
It was unusually cool and windy and will be a wonderful place to escape the hot summer weather in this region.
This Jean Nouvel masterpiece is a people watching paradise overflowing with visitors and languages from all over the globe. I could have stayed for days.... x