In the presence of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, Aldar Properties PJSC ('Aldar'), Abu Dhabi's leading listed property development, investment and management company, today unveiled the first mural artwork in Al Raha Beach, Abu Dhabi.
Visible from the roads leading into Abu Dhabi, the artwork is an expression of the culture, traditions, and the true spirit of the United Arab Emirates. The impressive 600-metre artwork was completed in just five weeks, and is one of the first artworks to be showcased across Aldar's key developments, which include Al Raha Beach, Yas Island and Shams Abu Dhabi.
Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chief Executive Officer at Aldar Properties PJSC, commented: 'The value and role of art in advancing a dynamic society is indisputable, helping to educate and inspire creativity in its citizens and residents. We are proud to showcase this artwork, which has drawn great interest from audiences, and we hope that it will be a beautiful addition and a unique artistic landmark in the capital.'