Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art

Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art is home to a unique permanent collection that offers a rare comprehensive overview of modern Arab art. Visit our website

Mathaf Exhibition. Mona Hatoum: Turbulence

The exhibition Mona Hatoum: Turbulence brings to the forefront the diversity of Mona Hatoum’s work over the last 30 years. Mona Hatoum: Turbulence is on view at Mathaf: the Arab Museum of Modern art from 7 February until 18 May 2014.

Embracing Cultural Influences

Mariam Haji, a renowned Bahraini artist, conducted a workshop at Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art as part of its Artist Encounters Series program. The program allows participants to get to know the artist, and understand their creative and artistic process.

Mathaf Exhibition. Shirin Neshat: Afterwards

This major show is located on the ground floor galleries and introduces a group of existing and newly produced works, including a photographic series inspired by The Book of Kings (Shahnama), an epic poem written by Persian poet Ferdowsi, c. 977 and 1010 CE.