Highway Gallery

IMG_3812Photograph by Sultan Al Ameri

Have you ever listened to an art podcast and found yourself irritated that you were unable to view the work being discussed? That is definitely true for me. Well the Louvre Abu Dhabi has found a way to combat that frustration. Called the “Highway Gallery,” the Louvre Abu Dhabi has placed 9×6 meter billboards of various works from their collection on the side of the E11/Sheikh Zayed Road. If you are interested in hearing about these works as you drive by simply tune into one of three radio stations and you are able to hear a 30 second blurb detailing information including title, artist, medium and a description of the masterpiece. The “Highway Gallery” certainly provides a little culture to your drive don’t you think?

Radio Stations Include:

Radio 1: 100.5 FM

Classic FM: 91.6 FM

Emarat: FM: 95.8 FM

1 Comment

  1. What a good idea
    We need that in the states

    Like

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