Non-Profit

Maraya Art Centre

A non-profit art space and cultural platform located in Al Qasba, Sharjah, the Maraya Art Centre is an initiative by the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), with the purpose of promoting young artists from both the Arab region and the international art scene.

A non-profit art space and cultural platform located in Al Qasba, Sharjah, the Maraya Art Centre is an initiative by the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), with the purpose of promoting young artists from both the Arab region and the international art scene. Officially launched in March 2010, it is one of the UAE’s most spectacular venues for contemporary visual arts.

A three-storey art centre, established over 1500 square meters located in the heart of UAE’s cultural capital, it includes the Maraya Art Gallery on the third floor, and Maraya Community, which offers a diverse range of programmes and educational activities, on the first floor.

Contacts & Details
OPENING:
mon, tue, wed, thu, sat, sun 10:00 am – 7:00 pm; fri 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

T: +971 6 55 66 555
M: info@maraya.ae
W: Website

ADDRESS
Al Taawun Road, Al Qasba

ESTABLISHED
2010
Past Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Accented
Accented, curated by Murtaza Vali, works out from the premise that the accent is an enduring sign or...
01 Mar 2015 - 16 May 2015
Exhibitions
Zero
Zero is a groundbreaking eco-exhibition, sponsored by Maraya Art Centre in partnership with Bee’ah,...
11 Mar 2015 - 28 May 2015
Exhibitions
[ana] please keep your eyes closed for a moment
[ana] please keep your eyes closed for a moment, curated by JW Stella at Maraya Art Centre, is the first...
21 Oct 2015 - 02 Jan 2016
Exhibitions
Al Haraka Baraka: In Movement There is Blessing
A project commissioned by U.A.E. Unlimited Arab Exploration. The theme of the exhibition Al Haraka Baraka:...
25 Feb 2016 - 30 Apr 2016
Exhibitions
Beloved Bodies
The Barjeel Art Foundation opens a new exhibition at the Barjeel Art Foundation Gallery at the Maraya...
14 Oct 2016 - 01 Feb 2017
Exhibitions
Place And Unity: Works from the ADMAF Art Collection at Maraya Art Centre
Maraya Art Centre presents”Place and Unity”: featuring a group of works (more than 80 pieces)...
31 Oct 2016 - 31 Jan 2017
Exhibitions
Sadik Kwaish Alfraji: Once Upon A Time: Hadiqat Al Umma
Maraya Art Centre presents “Once Upon A Time: Hadiqat Al Umma”, a solo exhibition by the...
04 Mar 2017 - 06 May 2017
Exhibitions
Timo Nasseri: All the Letters in All the Stars
Maraya Art Centre is collaborating with Sharjah Islamic Arts Festival to present “Timo Nasseri:...
14 Dec 2017 - 05 Apr 2018
Exhibitions
Tashweesh: Material Noise
Maraya Art Centre presents in partnership with UAE Unlimited the 2019 edition of the annual exhibition...
02 Mar 2019 - 25 May 2019
Exhibitions
(Be)Longing
Gathering works by five recently graduated students of the College of Fine Arts and Design (CFAD) from...
09 Sep 2019 - 25 Sep 2019