Akwan is a social movement, a platform and a company with a mission to instill the love of Arabic in children’s hearts; through play, educational tools and workshops.

The installation is an homage to the “language of Dhad”. It embraces the Arabic letters and presents them in a fun and interactive design across Dubai Design District, calling attention to the beauty of the Arabic language.

Akwan is a social movement, a platform and a company with a mission to instill the love of Arabic in children’s hearts; through play, educational tools and workshops. This Dubai Design Week, colorful Arabic sculptures will be introduced across Dubai Design District, creating fun, yet functional, installations. The juxtaposition of colorful sculptures against the sleek architecture is intended to call attention to the Arabic language. The fun installations are intended to encourage designers and decision-makers to collaborate and contribute to the growth of the Arabic language.

Fabrication is by RoboCraft and construction by Urban Play.

About Akwan

Akwan is a social movement, a platform and a company with a mission to instill the love of Arabic in children’s hearts; through play, educational tools and workshops.