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Art Exhibitions in Bahrain

I recently found out that there are some art exhibitions here and there in Bahrain during January, here’s a small brief, hope you find it useful



Fifty Years of Printing



Under the Patronage of H.E. Shaikh Rashid bin Khalifa AlKhalifa 
Albareh proudly presents “Fifty Years of Printmaking”, an exhibition by the prominent Sudanese painter Mohammed Omar Khalil, showcasing for the first time, a retrospective of his print-making work in etching, between the mid 1960s and the late 2000s. 
The official opening will be on the 19th of January,2014 at 7p.m. The exhibition will run until the 15th of February,2013.
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The 40th Annual Bahrain Fine Arts Exhibition


The Bahrain Fine Arts Exhibition has become an important annual event. Organized by the Ministry of Culture, the exhibition is a celebration which reflects Bahrain’s rich cultural and civilizational heritage and development.

15 january – 14 Febuary 2014, 8:00am to 8:00pm 

Bahrain National Museum

For more information:,10699,en.html#.UtUOTvQW2Ck



Art Market 


Art comes alive at Bab Al Bahrain! The historic market will provide the perfect setting for Art Market, a kaleidoscope of color and endless activity.

Art Market, organized by the Ministry of Culture as part of its “Year of the Arts” initiative, will commence this month on the evening of Wednesday, January 15th, 2014, and continue to Saturday according to the following timings:

  • Wednesday, 15th June 2014, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Thursday, 16th June 2014, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Friday, 17th June 2014, 9:00am – 1:00pm
  • Satuday, 18th June 2014, 10:000am – 9:00pm

For more information:,10758,en.html#.UtUO-vQW2Ck




Al Aali Art Festival



Al Aali presents the artists of Bahrain the opportunity to feature their exhibits at the Complex. Established artists and upcoming artists from across the island are invited to showcase their talent as well as sell their work in various disciplines such as Painting, sculpting, fashion designing, music, photography, calligraphy, pottery etc.

 This 4 day Art extravaganza will be held from the 15th – 18th of January 2014 at Al Aali Shopping Complex.

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INSIDE INDIA – Photographic exhibition



The Shaikh Ebrahim bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Center is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibition by four Bahrain based photographers Haya AlKhalifa, Rasha Yousif, Saji Antony and Stephanie Ravel.

INSIDE INDIA – A photographic exhibition of dramatic imagery and intimate moments

will open on Tuesday, 21 January 2014, at 7pm and run until Thursday, 20 February 2014.
The exhibition will be held at the Bin Mattar House in Muharraq. Opening times are Saturday – Thursday 9am-1pm and 4-7pm.