Art on 56th, installation view

Gallery Statement

Art on 56th gallery is an independent visual arts gallery in Beirut, Lebanon. It was founded by Noha Wadi Moharram in 2012 and is rooted in Gemmayze, the capital’s booming artistic and cultural neighbourhood. In addition to presenting a roster of local artists to an international audience, the gallery’s mission is to promote both established and emerging contemporary artists from the Middle East and beyond. This results in a colourful exchange, highlighting the powerful meaning of images and creativity within a society. The gallery exhibits artworks in a large variety of media, including painting, sculpture, work on paper, photography and video installation.


Artists

Saoud Abdallah
Alaa Abou Shaheen
Flavio Aguilera
Siham Ajram
Ahmed Al Bahrani
Mouneer Al Shaarani
Georges Bassil
Wissam Beydoun
Tarek Butayhi
Sara Chaar
Zouhair Dabbagh
QUENTIN DEROUET
Naim Doumit
Pinar Du Pre
Nawar Haidar

Mahmoud Hamadani
Hasko Hasko
Anas Homsi
Mohammed Imad Mahhouk
Nazir Ismail
Johanna Jonsson Abchee
Zeina Kamareddine Badran
Dyala Khodary
Bettina Khoury Badr
Besher Koushaji
Vika Kova
Louna Maalouf
Rafik Majzoub
Rita Massoyan
Edgard Mazigi
Wissam Melhem
Elias Moubarak
Abdullah Murad
Boshra Mustafa
Iyad Naja
Mohamad Omran
Ghaylan Safadi
Edward Shahda
Reem Yassouf
Yiğit Yazigi
Yamen Yousef


Premises

56th Youssef Hayeck Str, Gemmayzeh, Beirut, Lebanon
Tel: +961 1 570 331 +961 70 570 333
info@arton56th.com

https://www.arton56th.com/

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