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A look at what's on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment – in pictures

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Dr Ahmed Al Khoori has donated a large part of his collection for the Lest We Forget installation at Warehouse 421 in Mina Zayed. Christopher Pike / The National

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Artist Michele Bambling, centre, works on putting the installation together with her colleagues. Christopher Pike / The National

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Emirati illustrator Amani Jamal Baswaid has produced a stop-motion animation about the story of a young bride from Buraimi, now Al Ain

for the exhibit. Christopher Pike / The National

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

A striking portrait of Sheikh Zayed made from pearls. Courtesy Lest We Forget

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Noura Al Mansouri’s installation Burqa Portrait of 50 Ladies looks at women’s adornment across the generations. Courtesy Lest We Forget

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Visitors can flick through books on topics featured in the exhibit such as pearls, and ladies’ clothing. Courtesy Lest We Forget

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Daggers on display in the exhibition. Courtesy Lest We Forget

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Daggers. Courtesy Lest We Forget

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

A Sheikh Zayed pendant that will be on display. Courtesy Lest We Forget

A look at what’s on display at Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment - in pictures

Burqa featured in the Lest We Forget: Tangible/Intangible Publication. Courtesy Lest We Forget

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