Asma Belhamar, Window Observation #2, 2020, Acrylic, watercolour, carbon graphite, and graphite on paper, 51 cm x 35.5 cm
Courtesy: the artist and Aisha Alabbar Gallery
Founded in 2018 in Alquoz, Aisha Alabbar Gallery is one of the first Emirati-led galleries in Dubai focused on contemporary and modern art by Emirati, local, and regional artists. The gallery seeks to further the practices of emerging and established artists, who are the inspiration for the gallery’s diverse range of programming.
Dedicated to UAE-based artists and producing five innovative exhibitions per year, Aisha Alabbar Gallery has built a reputation for rigorous exhibition presentations and for collaborations with renowned curators and organisations, investing considerable resources in bringing the practices of artists in The UAE to the contemporary stage.
A commitment to education and community strengthens the gallery’s exhibition programme. Each show is accompanied by immersive activations, talks, and workshops with the purpose of engaging diverse audiences. The gallery seeks to contribute to a lasting, evolving UAE arts ecosystem through its exhibitions, accompanying programming and commissioned, in-depth publications.
Asma Belhamar, born in 1988, UAE
Sultan Al Remeithi, born in 1989, UAE
Mona Al Khaja
Alia Hussain Lootah
Sultan Al Remeithi
Eman Al Hashemi
Aisha Alabbar, Founder and Director
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