Emirati culture officials said the offering is part of the country’s efforts to inspire creativity and spread positivity during challenging times.
Mohamed Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, said, “In these unprecedented times, museums have a responsibility to encourage optimism and positivity in society. I am proud to see Louvre Abu Dhabi fulfilling this role and continuing to boost public morale with ever new and innovative campaigns.”
“Louvre Abu Dhabi tells the story of art history throughout the ages,” added Manuel Rabate, Director of Louvre Abu Dhabi. “As we always look for new ways to experiment and innovate, we continue to explore new narratives inspired by our architecture and collection. We Are Not Alone is yet another example of our innovative approach to sharing stories of cultural connections.”
The new podcast adds to the Louvre Abu Dhabi’s large digital library offering the public free virtual tours, video, audio and downloadable activities. Available on Louvre Abu Dhabi’s website, the podcast is an introduction to a future 40-minute audio tour that will be available at the museum.