Majlis Gallery

A “Majlis” is a meeting place or common ground and the Majlis Gallery is a meeting place for creative minds that promotes the works of artists of international standing.

Al Musalla Roundabout, Al Fahidi Neighbourhood, Bur Dubai

Majlis Gallery is run by interior designer Alison Collins, who moved to Dubai in the 1970s in this Bastakia mansion and converted the property during the regeneration of the quarter. The Majlis Gallery, opened its doors as an art gallery in 1989. Its mission was to promote the works of artists of international standing and to become a meeting place for creative minds.

Hosting numerous solo and group exhibitions, the gallery has been responsible for introducing many of the regions finest artists to the cultural stage. In a fast moving city the Majlis Gallery has earned its reputation for enduring quality and a reputation for representing the best of local and international artists in a welcoming and unique environment.

Contacts & Details
mon, tue, wed, thu, sat, sun 10:00 am – 6:00 pm


T: +971 4 353 6233
W: Website

Al Musalla Roundabout, Al Fahidi Neighbourhood, Bur Dubai

Past Exhibitions
Udaybhanu: Hues and Barks
Who said Fauvism or Impressionism is restricted to paintings and never makes it presence felt in photography,...
24 Oct 2015 - 26 Nov 2015
The School of Paris
The Majlis Gallery presents the exhibition “The School of Paris”, a selling exhibition of...
12 Mar 2016 - 28 Apr 2016
Khaled Al Saai: The Surface and Beneath
The Majlis Gallery presents “The Surface and Beneath”, a solo exhibition featuring 33 new...
04 Mar 2017 - 06 Apr 2017
Karel Zijlstra: A Celebration of the Human Spirit
Majlis Gallery presents a solo show by Karel Zijlstra. The artist’s figures have a presence that...
17 Mar 2018 - 19 Apr 2018
Creative Diversity
“Creative Diversity” brings together 4 artists and a writer to fill the galleries 4 main...
16 Mar 2019 - 18 Apr 2019