Art BAB 2017 | The International Art Fair

22Mar – 25 Mar 2017


Held under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Sabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, ArtBAB 2017 was the rebranded contemporary art fair with a strong focus on promoting Bahraini art.

ArtBahrain 2017 was organised by Art Select, an art consultancy and advisory, and was held at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre, spread across 8,000 square metres of pillar-less exhibition space.

The 2017 edition exhibited 11 international galleries from different parts of world, 20 local and international artists and 36 Bahraini artists. Of particular note was the participation of the Fair’s Patron, Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka Bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, an artist in her own right who uses the iPad to create digital works depicting nature.

 

Special Features

 

  • A unique ‘Floating World’ video installation comprising of thirty two, 6-metre wide screens suspended across the exhibition hall, featuring films by international artists alongside excerpts from Bahraini documentaries.
  • ‘Talks@ArtBAB’, a programme of talks and workshops hosted by both local Bahraini and select international artists.

 

Exhibitors

ARTISTS – BAB PAVILION

  • Abbdul karim al orrayed
  • Ahmed Anan
  • Amani al Hajeri
  • Areej Rajab
  • Aman Jaffar
  • Aysha Al Moayyed
  • Aysha hafuz
  • Dalal Abdul rahman Al Sindi
  • Dana Al Moaibed
  • Ibrahim Khalifa
  • Elias Madan
  • Ghada Khunji
  • Hamed Al Bosta
  • Hussain Isa Yousif Yahoob
  • Hassan Al Sari
  • Karina Al Zubi
  • Marwa Bint Rashid Al Khalifa
  • Maryam Al Hajri
  • Maryam Al Sindi
  • Mayassa Al Sowaidi
  • Mohamed Taha
  • Mohammed Al Mehedi
  • Mona El Rubi
  • Omar Al Rashid
  • Othman Kunji
  • Rasha Yousuf
  • Sahar Ahmadi
  • Saima Jalil
  • Salwa Al Mmoayyed
  • Sana Burshaid
  • Seema Baqi
  • Sumaya Abdul Ghani
  • Taiba Faraj
  • Waseela Marzooq
  • Zakeya Zada
  • Noora Hassan Al Ghatam

ARTISTS

  • Maryam Nass
  • Younus Hailu
  • Balqees Fakhro
  • Azelio Corni
  • Khaled Farhan
  • Faryal Al Dhamy
  • Christine Smith
  • IDEA4MI
  • Nitanjali Art Gallery
  • NK Gallery
  • Samara Art Gallery
  • Sconsi Art Gallery
  • Trade Art Gallery
  • Tsekh Art Gallery

GALLERIES

  • Samara Art Gallery
  • Maddox Gallery
  • Project 88
  • Samer Kozah
  • Tsekh Art Gallery
  • Bait Muzna Gallery
  • XVA Gallery
  • David Risley
  • Temnikova and Kasela
  • Galerie Charradeau
  • Poetic Strokes

MERCHANDISERS

  • Masbak Art Foundry
  • Things to Do
  • Resin by VC
  • Annada Online
  • My Café
  • Saffron

Art BAB 2017 | The International Art Fair

22Mar – 25 Mar 2017


Held under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Sabika bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, ArtBAB 2017 was the rebranded contemporary art fair with a strong focus on promoting Bahraini art.

ArtBahrain 2017 was organised by Art Select, an art consultancy and advisory, and was held at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre, spread across 8,000 square metres of pillar-less exhibition space.

The 2017 edition exhibited 11 international galleries from different parts of world, 20 local and international artists and 36 Bahraini artists. Of particular note was the participation of the Fair’s Patron, Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka Bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, an artist in her own right who uses the iPad to create digital works depicting nature.

 

Special Features

 

  • A unique ‘Floating World’ video installation comprising of thirty two, 6-metre wide screens suspended across the exhibition hall, featuring films by international artists alongside excerpts from Bahraini documentaries.
  • ‘Talks@ArtBAB’, a programme of talks and workshops hosted by both local Bahraini and select international artists.

 

Exhibitors

ARTISTS – BAB PAVILION

  • Abbdul karim al orrayed
  • Ahmed Anan
  • Amani al Hajeri
  • Areej Rajab
  • Aman Jaffar
  • Aysha Al Moayyed
  • Aysha hafuz
  • Dalal Abdul rahman Al Sindi
  • Dana Al Moaibed
  • Ibrahim Khalifa
  • Elias Madan
  • Ghada Khunji
  • Hamed Al Bosta
  • Hussain Isa Yousif Yahoob
  • Hassan Al Sari
  • Karina Al Zubi
  • Marwa Bint Rashid Al Khalifa
  • Maryam Al Hajri
  • Maryam Al Sindi
  • Mayassa Al Sowaidi
  • Mohamed Taha
  • Mohammed Al Mehedi
  • Mona El Rubi
  • Omar Al Rashid
  • Othman Kunji
  • Rasha Yousuf
  • Sahar Ahmadi
  • Saima Jalil
  • Salwa Al Mmoayyed
  • Sana Burshaid
  • Seema Baqi
  • Sumaya Abdul Ghani
  • Taiba Faraj
  • Waseela Marzooq
  • Zakeya Zada
  • Noora Hassan Al Ghatam

ARTISTS

  • Maryam Nass
  • Younus Hailu
  • Balqees Fakhro
  • Azelio Corni
  • Khaled Farhan
  • Faryal Al Dhamy
  • Christine Smith
  • IDEA4MI
  • Nitanjali Art Gallery
  • NK Gallery
  • Samara Art Gallery
  • Sconsi Art Gallery
  • Trade Art Gallery
  • Tsekh Art Gallery

GALLERIES

  • Samara Art Gallery
  • Maddox Gallery
  • Project 88
  • Samer Kozah
  • Tsekh Art Gallery
  • Bait Muzna Gallery
  • XVA Gallery
  • David Risley
  • Temnikova and Kasela
  • Galerie Charradeau
  • Poetic Strokes

MERCHANDISERS

  • Masbak Art Foundry
  • Things to Do
  • Resin by VC
  • Annada Online
  • My Café
  • Saffron