Apart from Jeddah’s buzzing souk streets, beautiful nighttime sky and tranquil vibe, the city also hosts a considerable amount of talent, creativity and passion. There are countless places to go, more than hundreds of places to eat but I bet you haven’t feasted your eyes on the amazing artwork displayed in these fabulous galleries.
Well, wonder no longer, here are 7 of Jeddah’s best art galleries for viewing or maybe even purchasing art:
(In no particular order)
Enjoy contemporary art at Athr Gallery
Opened in 2009, this is a contemporary art project space and gallery that’s open to all. This gallery is a great place to see not only Middle-Eastern but international artists’ work too.
A beautiful spot for your-post coffee weekend antics.
Location: Al Faisaliyah
Gallery One- for art pieces that accentuate your home
The perfect place to buy extravagant presents for someone, made by creative people.
I mean, how cute are these Yalla mugs?!
Location: Red Sea Mall
Al- Alamia – The best place to see amazing artwork by the locals
A good variety of landscape artwork can be found here too.
Location: Al Hamra District
Wonder, be amazed and in awe.
Location: Al Zahra District
Arabian Wings Gallery
A great place to bring the kids too!
Location: Al Khayyat Center, 3rd Floor
The Saudi Centre For Fine Arts
This place is the ultimate go-to for art lovers. They offer art classes for children, men and women separately too.
Location: Tahlia behind Nujoud Center Rahmah Islam Street # 38
Another great gallery that showcases all Arab artists’ work under one roof. See for yourself.
Location: Across Solidaire Centre, Tahlia
Image via Saudi Gazette