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Lou­vre Abu Dhabi is host­ing the first com­pre­hen­sive ex­hi­bi­tion on the history of lux­ury in the Mid­dle East, dis­play­ing about 350 ob­jects from 30 coun­tries span­ning sev­eral mil­len­nia. Fash­ion, jew­ellery, visual art, fur­ni­ture and de­sign are all be on show at 10,000 Years of Lux­ury, which will also fea­ture de­signs from cou­ture houses such as Chanel, Chris­tian Dior and Elie Saab.

It ex­plores how lux­ury has been de­fined by var­i­ous cul­tures, from an­tiq­uity to present day.

▶ Daily; free with gen­eral mu­seum ad­mis­sion; Un­til Tues­day, Fe­bru­ary 18; Lou­vre Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Is­land; www.lou­vre­abud­

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