A restored creek-side house complex with access from Corniche Street and Arts Square.

Studios and workshops for artists, as well as gallery spaces surround a wide traditional courtyard. The studio spaces are coordinated by the Sharjah Directorate of Arts.

The Sharjah Art Foundation uses Bait Al Shamsi as venue for the Sharjah Biennial, as well as for temporary exhibitions, art events, and workshops.


Bait Obaid Al Shamsi
Corniche Street
Arts Area
Al Shuwaiheen
Sharjah
United Arab Emirates
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