AlSerkal Avenue

WHO IS HERE

Alserkal Avenue is an organic arts district in Dubai, situated within the industrial area of Al Quoz. The eclectic mix of industrial businesses and arts spaces conjures a unique synergy among the creative community located here.

ALSERKAL AVENUE LAYOUT

Below is a listing of the creative organisations housed within the avenue. Hover over the layout to view the location of each venue within and with a single click read each space’s profile.

A4 SPACE
THE FRIDGE
DESERT FISH STUDIO
GREEN ART GALLERY
XPOZE
MOJO
SHOWCASE
GULF PHOTO PLUS
CARBON 12
SATELLITE
GALLERY ISABELLE VAN DEN EYNDE
LAWRIE SHABIBI
IDENTITY
GREY NOISE
FN DESIGNS
LA GALERIE NATIONALE
BARAKAT GALLERY
The Alchemy-Project
AYYAM GALLERY
SALSALI PRIVATE MUSEUM
LAMMTARA ART PRODUCTION
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CREATIVES

A4 SPACE

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 10:00 - 19.00
Fridays
Closed
Free Wifi

A4 is a collective space to inspire, influence, and generate ideas. Catered for writers to create, freelancers to work, the culturally curious to connect, thinkers to network and artists to collaborate. It has a screening room, project space, STORiEs concept store, Appetite Café, and a collection of donated books, magazines & publications that have influenced people, built by the people, for the people. 

E: info@alserkalavenue.ae

A4 SPACE A4 SPACE

AYYAM GALLERY

Opening hours:
Sunday to Thursday
From: 10:00 to 18:00
Saturday
From 12:00 to 18:00
Closed on Fridays

Founded by collectors Khaled and Hisham Samawi in Damascus in 2006, Ayyam Gallery is one of the Middle East’s premier art spaces, representing a roster of prominent Arab and Iranian contemporary artists. Showcasing a diverse portfolio of works, Ayyam Gallery promotes the Arab world’s dynamic cultural scene across all of its outposts, which have expanded to include Dubai, Beirut, Jeddah and London.

T: +971 (4) 323 6242
E: dubai@ayyamgallery.com
W: www.ayyamgallery.com

AYYAM GALLERY AYYAM GALLERY

BARAKAT GALLERY

Opening Hours:
Sunday to Thursday
From: 10:00 to 18:00

Founded in Jerusalem, the Barakat Gallery is a fifth generation family-owned business that has developed some of the most esteemed art collections worldwide. Specializing in Classical antiquities, Near Eastern, Biblical, Chinese, Pre-Columbian, Byzantine, Asian, African and Primitive arts, the Internationally acclaimed gallery purveys museum-quality pieces across its venues, including London, L.A. and Amman.

 

T: +971 (5) 0 130 6248
E: barakat@barakatgallery.com
W: www.barakatgallery.com

BARAKAT GALLERY BARAKAT GALLERY

CARBON 12

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 11:30 to 19:00
Closed on Fridays

Established in 2008, Carbon 12 is the first gallery in the region to initiate a comprehensive and global program of institution-grade artists. Internationally active, Carbon 12 promotes established and emerging artists to the UAE contemporary art scene, supplementing its 6-8 annual exhibitions with diverse contextual activities including publications and talks that actively engage the public and educational institutions. 

T: +971 (4) 340 6016  
E: info@carbon12dubai.com  
W: www.carbon12dubai.com

CARBON 12 CARBON 12

DESERT FISH STUDIO

Open by appointment only

Founded by fashion photographer Peter Richweisz and fashion photography producer Shub Qureshi in 2006, Desert Fish Magazine is the premier conceptual fashion publication based in the Middle East. The biannual magazine promotes fashionable brands, companies and labels, showcasing inspiring fashion photography and creative ideas in styling and design.  Desert Fish Photography encourages collaborations with creatives that range from writers and stylists to fellow photographers, providing a venue for photo-shoots, independent projects and events.

T: +971 (5) 5 995 5118
E: desertfish@me.com
W: www.desert-fish.com

DESERT FISH STUDIO DESERT FISH STUDIO

FN DESIGNS

Opening Hours:
Sunrday to Thursday
From 10:00 to 18:00
Closed on Fridays and Saturdays

Based in Dubai, FN Designs is a multidisciplinary art and design studio that represents artists across several disciplines that include conceptual and visual design, illustration, photography, publishing and clothing design. The studio has extended its scope of work to include the development and publishing of an independent magazine entitled A Magazine of Random, which highlights interesting personas.

T: +971 (4) 379 0490
E: info@fanndesigns.com
W: www.fanndesigns.com

FN DESIGNS FN DESIGNS

GALLERY ISABELLE VAN DEN EYNDE

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 10:00 to 19:00
Closed on Fridays

Founded in 2006, Gallery IVDE  represents a dynamic program of emerging and mid-career artists, providing them with pivotal exhibition platforms throughout their career. By maintaining this creative dialogue, the gallery presents stimulating and innovative contemporary artwork that promotes the visual expression of its artists from the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia and Iran.

T: +971 (4) 323 5052
E: info@ivde.net
W: ivde.net

GALLERY ISABELLE VAN DEN EYNDE GALLERY ISABELLE VAN DEN EYNDE

GREEN ART GALLERY

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 10:00 to 19:00
Closed on Fridays

Green Art Gallery is a contemporary art gallery originally established in 1995, in 2010 the gallery went through a complete rebranding and relocation, which allowed for more ambitious projects to follow. The gallery represents a multi-generational mix of contemporary  artists from the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, Turkey and beyond, working across different media with a research-based approach.

T: +971 (4) 346 9305
E: info@gagallery.com
W: www.gagallery.com/

GREEN ART GALLERY GREEN ART GALLERY

GREY NOISE

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 11:00 to 19:00
Closed on Fridays and Sundays

Grey Noise is a contemporary art gallery representing emerging and established artists from South Asia, Middle East and Europe. Launched in 2008 in Lahore, Grey Noise expanded its artistic program, relocating to Dubai. Through active partnerships with curators, galleries, art fairs and museums worldwide, Grey Noise provides a platform for artists to present projects that promote experimental ideas in art and culture.

T: +971 (4) 379 0764
E: info@greynoise.org
W: www.greynoise.org

GREY NOISE GREY NOISE

GULF PHOTO PLUS

Opening Hours:
Sunday to Thursday
From 10:00 to 19:00
Saturdays
From 10:00 to 18:00
Closed on Fridays

Gulf Photo Plus is a photography organization whose aim is to nurture and develop the photography community in the UAE and within the region by offering workshops, seminars, and events that encourage learning and skill development. GPP has garnered a reputation as the leader in photography events, with the annual Gulf Photo Plus event every March and the FotoWeekend event each November. GPP’s central program also includes photography exhibitions, movie nights and Slidefest evenings where creatives can share ideas and find further inspiration.

T: +971 (4) 380 8545
E: info@gulfphotoplus.com
W: www.gulfphotoplus.com

GULF PHOTO PLUS GULF PHOTO PLUS

IDENTITY

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 11:00 to 18:00
Closed on Fridays

 

 

 

T: +971 (4) 3232395
W: www.printz.ae

IDENTITY IDENTITY

LA GALERIE NATIONALE

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 10:00 to 19:00
Closed on Fridays

La Galerie Nationale specializes in art and furniture design, offering collectors, connoisseurs and design lovers a unique opportunity to acquire vintage and 20th century art furniture and design objects crafted by the industry’s most prolific designers. The gallery promotes renowned designers in the Middle East and has participated in the Design Days Dubai fair since its first edition.

LA GALERIE NATIONALE LA GALERIE NATIONALE

LAMMTARA ART PRODUCTION

Opening Hours:
Sunday to Thursday
From 9:00 to 18:00
Closed on Fridays

Lammtara is a creative production house that undertakes ground breaking and pioneering projects such as FREEJ the first 3D animated series released in the Middle East. In January 2009,Lammtara staged and produced FREEJ Folklore, which remains the largest Arabic theatrical production to be produced in the region. Lammtara's scope of work extends to the staging of high-profile events and ceremonies.

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LAWRIE SHABIBI

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 11:00 to 18:00
Fridays closed

Founded in 2011, Lawrie Shabibi is a dubai-based contemporary art gallery that promotes innovative contemporary artists from the Arab world, Iran, North Africa, Turkey and South Asia. The gallery engages the public by organizing artist talks, participating in panel discussions and working with independent curators. Lawrie Shabibi has participated in Art Dubai, Art London and ArtInternational Istanbul. 

T: +971 (0)4 346 9906
E: info@lawrieshabibi.com
W: www.lawrieshabibi.com

LAWRIE SHABIBI LAWRIE SHABIBI

MOJO

Opening Hours:
Sunday to Thursday
From 10:00 to 19:00
Saturday
11:00 to 17:00
Closed on Fridays

Established in 2008, the Mojo gallery is a multifunctional arts space that brings together several disciplines including fine art, design, new media and contemporary visual culture. The gallery presents exhibitions by both emerging and established international artists with a focus on contemporary art and artists from the African continent, including the Maghreb and Egypt. 

T: +971 (4) 347 7388
E: gallery@mojo-me.com
W: www.themojogallery.com

MOJO MOJO

SALSALI PRIVATE MUSEUM

Opening Hours:
Saturdays
From 13:00 to 17:00
Sunday to Thursday
From 11:00 to 18:00
Closed on Fridays (By appointments only)

Founded in 2011 by collector and Patron of the Arts Ramin Salsali, the Salsali Private Museum is the first private museum for contemporary art in the region. This cultural project is the first of its kind to offer regional and international collectors a platform to meet and exchange ideas, offering them a dedicated space known as Collector Lounge. 

T: +971 (4) 380 9600
E: spm@salsalipm.com
W: www.salsalipm.com

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SATELLITE

Open for special projects only

Satellite is a shared co-op space, currently hosting Rami Farook, Versus and THE STATE. It has an in-house reading library available to the public, and a selection of books for sale. Rami Farook is an artist-curator-designer-father-producer-publisher-volunteer. Versus is an on and offline platform for selling more affordable art from around the world. THE STATE is a publishing practice based out of Dubai, U.A.E. It investigates South-South reorientations, alternative futurisms, transgressive cultural criticism, the transition from analogue to digital, and the sensuous architecture of this “printer net.” www.thestate.ae

T: +971 (4) 347 0209
E: info@satellitespace.org
W: www.satellitespace.org

SATELLITE SATELLITE

SHOWCASE

Opening Hours:
Saturday to Thursday
From 9:30 to 18:00
Closed on Fridays

Showcase exhibits contemporary artworks by established and emerging artists from Africa, Europe and the Middle East, alongside a diverse selection of antique Middle Eastern furniture and jewelry. Showcase also offers an in-house framing service that specializes in bespoke framing solutions from design to production, as well as a turn-key service from art selection to installation. 

T: +971 (4) 379 0940 

E: info@showcasedubai.com
W: www.showcaseuae.com

SHOWCASE SHOWCASE

The Alchemy-Project

Events Management Agency

Alchemy-Project is Middle East's leading Entertainment Management Agency, specialised in Full Event Management Services, Live Concerts, Music Festivals, Family Entertainment Events, Social Events and Sport Events.

T: +971 (0)4 33 88 125
Email: info@alchemy-project.com
Website: www.alchemy-project.com

The Alchemy-Project The Alchemy-Project

THE FRIDGE

Opening Hours:
Sunday to Thursday
From 9:00 to 18:00

The Fridge is the only independent music management company that actively engages regional talent and supports the performing arts and music scene with the provision of world-class entertainment for corporate and private sectors. Featuring a rich and diverse programme that includes The Fridge Concert Series, the international classical concert series and The Score, an educational programme. 

T: +971 (4) 347 7793

E: info@thefridgedubai.com
W: www.thefridgedubai.com

THE FRIDGE THE FRIDGE

XPOZE

Opening Hours:
Sunday to Thursday
From 9:00 to 17:00
Fridays and Saturdays closed

Xpoze is an exciting factory of ideas for brands looking for a unique way to introduce or re-launch themselves into the market. Xpoze’s core philosophy is to deliver original ideas for brands who want to standout. Some of Xpoze’s projects have included TEDX, Startup Weekend, City is your Canvas, Kenzo launch, Dubai Cares among others.

T: +971 55-204-5903
E: admin@xpozeidea.com
W: www.xpozeidea.com

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