Of course women in the Gulf have had, and continue to have, an enduring impact on their society. This museum celebrates the stories of Emirati women.
The new building in Old Muscat is modern, light and airy, and there is sufficient variety and depth in the display and interpretation across the numerous gallery spaces to keep the visitor engaged and enthused.
YSL was the essence of the debonair, modern, quintessentially French, fashion designer. He may have seemed the quintessential Left Bank cool guy, but he was born and grew up in Tangier, Algeria. This Museum brings all these elements together.
Described as a universal museum, the stories, displays, and programmes crisscross the globe in both time and space.