Sunday, December 4, 2011

More Than Art

Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation
cordially invites you to the opening reception of
"More Than Art"
Tuesday, December 6, 2011, at 07:00pm
Venue: Ghaf Art Gallery

The exhibition showcases the artworks of the students of Arts Summer Camp, organized by the Emirati Artist Matar bin Lahej from June 18 to July 25, 2011.

Exhibition is open till December 13, 2011.

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Vision of Speed

You are cordially invited to attend

Exhibition: Vision of Speed

Curated by Mohamed Kanoo & Jalal Luqman

Opening Ceremony: 9-11-2011

Time: 8pm

Ghaf Art Gallery welcomes you to an exhibition of speed and Art, as interpreted in the works of artists from Abu Dhabi, the UAE and the region. The exhibition brings together art and speed in an explosion of creativity overlapping two of Abu Dhabi's most important calendar events, the Race at Yas Island and the Art Fair on Saaidyat Island. Learn about Gran Prix races that have taken place in the desert in a special historic section depicting replica posters from a bygone era. The exhibition will be held at the Ghaf Gallery on Wednesday the 9th of November, 2011 at 8pm till late.

The Exhibition continues till the 30th Of November.

We look forward to welcoming you at this exciting exhibition.

Friday, October 7, 2011

Calling all artists - Visions of Speed

The Ghaf Art Gallery is preparing an exhibition themed around the F1 Grand Prix races.

The Exhibition will take place in November and will coincide with the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix race that takes place from 11th-13th November 2011.

We invite artists based in the UAE to come up with a minimum of one work, in any medium, no larger than 100 cm X 100 cm, which would be exhibited for sale.

Please confirm your interest to participate by contacting the Exhibition Curators, Jalal Luqman or Mohamed Kanoo, via email to

Participation Conditions:

  1. Juried group exhibition
  2. The Standard Gallery Commission of 40% (on top of the Artist Price) will be calculated to form the Retail (Selling) Price.
  3. Chosen artists will pay 500Dhs participation fee.
  4. Deadline to submit artwork is 31st October 2011.
  5. Artwork must be exhibition ready.
  6. Artwork size cannot exceed 100cm x100cm.
  7. Participating artists must provide the gallery with hi-resolution jpegs of the artwork, artist biography and artist photograph.
  8. Artists are responsible to collect unsold artwork within one week from the completion of the exhibition; artworks remaining beyond this time will be subject to AED 100 per day storage fee.
  9. The gallery is not responsible for the delivery and pick up of any artworks.

Monday, July 18, 2011

Embrace Arabia Iftar

Date: 8th of August 2011
Time: 6pm

Conducted by the one and only Ali Al Saloom the Emirati Cultural & Heritage Ambassador
Delicious Emirati food, culture and heritage exchange and a chance to meet and mingle with the participating artists of the Ramadan Art Bazaar, if interested to attend please make sure to email:

Ramadan Art Bazaar

Dear Friends,

As the holy month of Ramadan comes upon us, the Community Spirit of Ramadan overwhelms us.
On this note, Ghaf Art Gallery celebrates the holy month with:

4th Ramadan Art Bazaar
by Sumayyah Al Suwaidi

Date: 4th of August 2011
Time: 10pm

Renowned, established, professional and emerging artists from across the country are all coming together under one roof to help the community collect original artworks, each for not more than 4000Dhs.

if you have any questions, please dont hesitate to send them to the Curator at