Maraya Art Centre Sharjah
Non Profit Art Centre, Maraya Art Centre
United Arab Emirates
The Maraya Art Centre is a non-profit art space and cultural platform located in Al Qasba, Sharjah, supported by the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), with the purpose to promote young artists from the Arab region, and from the international art scene.
The Maraya Art Centre was officially launched in March 2010 as one of the UAE’s most spectacular venues for contemporary visual arts.
Maraya Art Centre is a three-storey art centre established over 1500 square meters located in the heart of UAE’s cultural capital; and includes Maraya Art Gallery on the third floor, the Barjeel Art Foundation on the second floor, that is the private collection of Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi, and Maraya Community on the first floor for programs and educational activities.