Sharjah

  • Beit Al Serkal

    The Beit Al Serkal is one of the signature houses of Sharjah in the Al Shuwaiheyn Art Area or ‘Heart of Sharjah’ historic area of the city. Between 1995 and 1997, it hosted the Sharjah […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, June 18th, 2012
  • Barjeel Art Foundation

    The 475 square meter space of the Barjeel Art Foundation, part of the Maraya Art Center in Sharjah’s Al Qasba area, preserves and exhibits the personal art collection of Sultan Bin Sooud Al Qassemi. Het is a […]

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

    The Sharjah Art Museum was inaugurated during the 3rd Sharjah Biennial in April 1997. This museum is one of the main landmarks, with a total area of over 100,000 square meters divided over two floors and 68 halls. It […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, June 11th, 2012
  • Sharjah March Meeting

      The Sjarjah March Meeting is an annual debate forum of artists, art professionals and representatives from institutions concerned with art in the region and involved in its wider international context. It is held since […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, June 11th, 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
  • Sharjah

      Background Sharjah, the capital of the emirate of the same name, is the third largest city of the UAE, with around 900,000 inhabitants. In classical Arabic its name is Al Sharqa, الشارقة‎, resembling the Arabic […]

    Location: Posted on: Monday, May 28th, 2012