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Fine Arts in the Middle East: Welcome

This guide is intended to help you know more about Library and Internet resources in the area of Fine Arts in the Middle East. Use this guide as your starting point, come to the Library or Ask a Librarian for more resources and help.

Fine Arts in the Middle East

This guide will help you find information about artists, museums, galleries, exhibitions and more in the Middle East. It highlights relevant library resources and links you to web resources.   

Khalil Saleeby
College Hall American University of Beirut (College Hall), 1920 

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    الفَن التَشْكِيليّ العربي مقالة من  موسوعة المعرفة


Art in the Middle East Overview of modern and contemporary art of the Middle East and Arab world from 1945  to the present.

Contemporary art in the Middle East

Modern Arab art: formation of Arab aesthetics


Fine Arts @ AUB

Department of Fine Arts and Arts History

AUB Art Galleries: Current and Past exhibitions. The initiative commenced by two art spaces located in and around AUB campus:

  • AUB Art Gallery (Sidani Street, Hamra)
  • AUB Byblos Bank Art Gallery (Ada Dodge Hall, AUB)

Center for Arts and Humanities: The Center aims to foster innovative initiatives that strengthen the environment for humanistic inquiry and the arts at the University and in the region.