Al markhiya gallery


Al markhiya gallery is the oldest privately owned gallery in Qatar, promoting and representing a distinctive group of emerging and recognised Arab artists in Qatar, the region and throughout the world. The aim of al markhiya gallery is to promote the development of the Arab art world locally and globally by building important regional and
international networks of contemporary Arab artists. al markhiya provides established and emerging creatives exposure opportunities, also by seeking out partnerships and collaborative opportunities with other major galleries globally.

Our professional network provides for the exchanges of exhibitions and increases exposure for local and regional talent. al markhiya gallery consults with individual collectors and corporate clients, assessing their needs and proposing consistent collection strategies that reflect their specific interests.


Yousef Ahmed
Mubarak Al Malik
Salman Al Malik
Bouthayna Al Muftah
HAssan Al Mulla
Ebtissam Al Saffar
Fatima Al Sharshani
Fatima Al Shebani
Mubarak Al Thani
Hamza Bounoua
Faraj Daham
Rshid Diab
Salah Elmur
Issa Halloum
Ali Hassan
Hilda Hiary
Abeer Kuwari
Lulu M.
Hassan Manasrah
Salim Mathkour
Hayyan Monawar
Ahmed Nouh


al markhiya gallery, Katara Art Center, building 5
5581 Doha, Qatar

al markhiya gallery, Doha Fire Station Art Complex
5581 Doha, Qatar

Opening Hours

Katara Cultural Village:

Saturday: 4pm – 7pm,
Sunday to Thursday 10:00 – 19:00,
Friday closed (Hours during Ramadan differ)

Doha Fire Station:

Saturday  11:00 – 16:00,
Sunday to Thursday 10:00 – 19:00,
Friday by appointment (Hours during Ramadan differ)



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