Residency

  • Naila Art Gallery

    Naila Art Gallery, located in downtown Riyadh near other galleries, started its operations in 2013. It set itself on the art map by hosting the exhibition “25 years of Arab creativity”, which was conceived to […]

    Location: Posted on: Thursday, August 15th, 2013
  • Arabian Wings

      Established in 2006 to provide a broader, more public access to the arts, Arabian Wings is an initiative of the husband & wife artist team Mohammed Bahrawi and Nejla Felemban, both originally from Mecca. […]

    Location: Posted on: Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
  • Abu Dhabi Art Hub

    Though, in the past, the infrastructure for a viable cultural life in Abu Dhabi seemed to be somewhat lacking, recently an increasing number of initiatives have seen the light for provideing helpful facilities. The twofour54 […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, September 24th, 2012
  • thejamjar

    The Jam Jar, spelt thejamjar, is one of the few spaces in Dubai devoted mainly to residencies and art education. Set up in 2005 by Hetal Pawani, whose family presence in Dubai goes back generations, […]

    Location: Posted on: Thursday, June 28th, 2012
  • Al Fahidi Historical Neighborhood (Bastakiya)

      Al Fahidi, previously known as Bastakiya, is one of the heritage areas built along Dubai’s creek, where the first settlements of Dubai were built. It was named after Bastak, a province in southern Iran, […]

    Location: Posted on: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
  • Dubai International Finance Center

    Dubai International Finance Center (usually called DIFC) is a sprawling highrise zone just off Sheikh Zayed road. It is a free zone for international finance. As the DIFC website proclaims, “DIFC has been designed as […]

    Location: Posted on: Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
  • The Maraya Art Centre

    The Maraya Art Centre was opened in March 2010. It is located in Sharjah’s Al Qasba area in a three story part of the major building. It includes the Maraya Art Gallery on the third […]

    Location: Posted on: Thursday, June 21st, 2012
  • Sharjah Biennial

    The two-month Sharjah Biennial was established in 1993. For years, it was the Arab world’s largest art fair. It also predates most of the Gulf region’s other art fairs and high-profile museum projects. Originally, it […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, June 11th, 2012
  • Sharjah Art Foundation

    Sharjah Art Foundation is one of Sharjah’s leading contemporary visual arts organizations. The others are the Sharjah Art Museum, the Maraya Art Centre and the Barjeel Foundation. Other than the latter two the Sharjah Art […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, June 11th, 2012
  • Bait Al Zubair gallery and museum and Gallery Sarah

    The Bait Al Zubair consists of a museum and three galleries. It is located in the original family palace of the Zubair family, one of the traditionally major influential families of Muscat. The renovated palace […]

    Location: Posted on: Saturday, June 9th, 2012