The square's inhabitants

Yasser Elsheshtawy2013

FIND : NYU Abu Dhabi / New York

FIND : NYU Abu Dhabi / New York
United Arab Emirates

The square's inhabitants: some appear alone, looking straight into the camera, while others are interacting with their friends. Their faces and activities defy the stereotypical narrative of workers in the Gulf. A much more complex and nuanced picture emerges.

Image created by Yasser Elsheshtawy for his Winter 2013-2014 FIND Fellowship project “Terrain Vague: Interstitial Spaces Inside Abu Dhabi’s Central Area”


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