From 2018 to 2022 UreCulture worked the Mohamed bin Zayed Raptor Conservation Fund, which is privately funded by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Abu Dhabi) on long-term cultural research and museum projects relating to the preservation, safeguarding and public engagement of the global cultural heritage of falconry.
UreCulture worked on museum concept development and planning, exhibition planning, cultural strategy development and partnerships, project management, project audit, digital archive management, expert advice relating to preservation of cultural heritage through digital technology, and public engagement. The projects are described below.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Museum of International Falconry, Brussels, Belgium
This museum explores the history, practice and conservation of falconry, internationally and in the United Arab Emirates and is under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Abu Dhabi.
Sheikh Zayed Heritage Wing, Archive of Falconry, USA
The exhibition introduces visitors to the legacy that the Arabian Peninsula has given the tradition of falconry as well as the United Arab Emirates current falconry conservation and heritage initiatives.
Artwork Credit & Copyright: Sheikh Zayed © The UAE National Archives
Project type: Cultural Heritage, Strategy Planning, Cultural Management
Year: 2018- 2022
Location: UAE / USA / Europe