Abdul Rahman Katanani, The Wave of Change, 2019. Woven barbed wire, 350 x 850 x 400 cm. ©Paul Hannebelle

GALLERY STATEMENT

Agial Art Gallery, established in Beirut in 1990, is one of the leading destinations for modern and contemporary art from Lebanon and the Arab World. As a pioneering platform, Agial is showcasing a broad spectrum of regional art, from the most established artists to promising emerging artists, alongside retrospective exhibitions. The permanent collection of the gallery is host to an important historical survey of Middle Eastern art, having incubated and witnessed the profound transformation of artistic practices in one of the world’s most dynamic regions. Beyond the exhibition space in Ras Beirut, Agial is a global presence through participation in art fairs, off-site projects and publications, highlighting the role of the gallery in the promotion of Arab art. Representing artists across different generations, Agial is active in primary and secondary markets, with a roster of artists that has been well placed in institutions and collections, both public and private. Yet the gallery remains an open space for critical debate, cultural dialogue and cutting-edge practices.


ARTISTS

Abboud, Shafic
Abillama, Ziad
Abou Khalil, Sacha
Al Kubaisy, Muatasim
Al Sayed, Houmam
Albraehe, Anas
Amyuni, Rima
Aoun, Youssef
Baalbaki, Ayman
Baalbaki, Oussama
Baalbaki, Said
Badr Schmidt, Sara
Baran, Serwan
Basbous, Anachar
Basbous, Michel
Carle-Catafago, Christian
Charafeddine, Chaza
Choucair, Saloua Raouda
Choukini, Chaouki
Darghouth, Tagreed
El Rawas, Mohamad
Ezzeddine, Hala
Faris, Waddah
Genadry, Daniele
Haddad, Fadia
Hojeij, Mahmoud
Hussein, Nasser
Kalache, Hiba
Kassar, Mireille
Katanani, Abdul Rahman
Khaddaj, Samir
Khal, Helen
Khawam, Semaan
Khayat, Nathalie
Makki Bacho, Ginane
Matta, Hala
Mogharbel, Samar
Moudarres, Fateh
Nahas, Nabil
Obaidi, Mahmoud
Rifai, Mazen
Saab, Jocelyne
Saadi, Bassel
Safieddine, Nadia
Salem, Carla
Saouli, Salah
Saudi, Mona
Sayegh, Samir
Schoukair, Hala
Sy, Hady
Tanbak
Tarazi, Gebran
Traboulsi, Katya
Youssef, Shawki
Zurayk, Afaf


PREMISES

Agial Art Gallery
63 Abdul Aziz street, Hamra district, Beirut, Lebanon

Tel: +961 1 345 213
E-mail: [email protected]

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday 10am-6pm
Saturdays 10am-1pm

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