H.H. Sheikha Shamsa Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan
H.H. Sheikha Sheikha Bint Saif Al Nahyan
- H.E. Saqr Ghobash Saeed Ghobash
- H.E. Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh
- H.E. Razan Al Mubarak
- H.E. Dr. Maha Taysir Barakat
- Princess Irina zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg
- Terence D. Allen
- Salem Brahimi
- Bashir Al Haskouri
- Mohamed A. L. Kanoo
- H.E. Khaldoon Al Mubarak
- H.E. Noura Al Kaabi
- H.E. Reem Al Shemari
- Sheikha Noor Fahim Al Qasimi
- Ian Stoutzker CBE
- Mary Corrado
- Dr. Frauke Heard-Bey
- Dr. Shaikha Al Maskari
- Manish Pandey
The Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF) is a non-profit organisation that seeks to nurture the arts, education, culture and creativity for the benefit of society and the advancement of Abu Dhabi’s cultural vision.
With a commitment to education and community engagement, it aims to complement Abu Dhabi’s cultural vision by upholding the highest standards of excellence in the field of social responsibility.
Culture is the key that unlocks a nation’s creativity. It is the food that nurtures the soul of mankind.
It is the language that transcends borders. It is the anchor that unites a nation.
ADMAF believes in the fundamental right for every person, regardless of age or ability, to access,understand and appreciate cultural expression. Established in 1996 by Huda Alkhamis-Kanoo,ADMAF undertakes a broad range of initiatives and events each year, bringing together audiences
of diverse origins often in partnership with leading national and international institutions.
- Through the practice and teaching of the arts and culture, embed creativity and innovation among the people of the UAE
- Enable access to the arts and culture and advocate their impact in the areas of educational development and community cohesion
- Raise the level of awareness and understanding of the culture and heritage of the UAE
- Contribute to the positioning of Abu Dhabi as a prominent international cultural destination
- Engage young nationals in the future of the UAE’s cultural and creative industries and nurture their professional development in this sector
- Facilitate cross-cultural dialogue through national, regional and international partnerships
- Develop a permanent collection of modern and contemporary art from the United Arab Emirates and beyond