HIA SHOWCASES 32-FOOT SCULPTURE
Hamad International Airport (HIA) recently revealed a new artwork, SMALL LIE, by American artist KAWS. The inauguration was attended by the artist, Eng Badr Mohammed Al Meer, HIA Chief Operating Officer, and Khalid Yousef Al Ibrahim, Qatar Museums (QM) Chief Strategic Planning Officer.
Delivered as part of Qatar Museums' commitment to make art available to all beyond the confines of a gallery, SMALL LIE is the latest addition to the airport's fine art collection of more than twenty permanent pieces created by local and international artists.
Qatar Museums Chief Strategic Planning Officer, Khalid Yousef Al Ibrahim, welcomed SMALL LIE to Qatar, saying: “From striking sculptures to specially commissioned photography, our public art offering at HIA aims to inspire travellers as well as local talents flying through the airport.”