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Sharjah is considered as the cultural capital of the United Arab Emirates. It is internationally renowned for the Sharjah Biennial and a permanent program of contemporary art events as well as for the preservation and revitalization of its cultural heritage.
In an extensive orientation guide with lots of information and photos, Universes in Universe presents the art venues and other cultural attractions of Sharjah, including:
Art Destination Sharjah will be continously updated and extended. Among the next contents there will be tours to other areas of the Emirate of Sharjah, especially to the beautiful East Coast.
The Emirate of Sharjah is the third largest of the 7 emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Capital: city of Sharjah
Total area: aprox. 2,600 sq. km.
Population: 946,000 (in 2008)
Internat. Architecture Exhibition, 22 May - 21 November 2021. Curator: Hashim Sarkis.
59th International Art Exhibition, 23 April - 27 November 2022. Artistic Director: Cecilia Alemani.