The recently opened Etihad Museum is designed by Canadian Moriyana & Teshima Architects, and tells the story of the founding of the country.
Located next to the historic Union House on the Dubai waterfront, the museum honours the 1971 signing of the document that created the UAE and celebrates the culture and history of its people.
You can read more about the design of the museum here. An interview with the architects will follow.
The Etihad Museum is one of the first contemporary museums of its kind in Dubai. Read more about the identities of museums and culture buildings in the UAE, written by designmena guest columnist and architecture professor and critic, Cristiano Luchetti.