International Modern & Contemporary Collection

The Western Modern & Contemporary art section within the Farjam Collection encapsulates the evolution of artistic expressions from the Western world. Spanning from the late 19th century to the present day, this collection captures the radical transformations that art underwent during periods of change, upheaval, and progress.

The collection features an array of renowned Western artists who have left an indelible mark on the art world. Works by influential figures such as Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, and Mark Rothko find a place within this curated compilation. Each piece reflects the distinctive artistic movements that shaped the trajectory of Western art, from Cubism to Pop Art, Abstract Expressionism to Minimalism.

Visitors to the Farjam Collection’s Western Modern & Contemporary art section can witness the visual narratives that emerged during the tumultuous events of the 20th and 21st centuries. Paintings, sculptures, prints, and mixed-media creations provide a window into the evolution of artistic concepts, as well as an exploration of social, political, and cultural themes that have influenced these works.

The collection’s inclusion of Western art within a Middle Eastern context offers a unique opportunity for cross-cultural dialogue. As viewers engage with pieces that have captivated audiences worldwide, they are invited to consider the interplay between diverse artistic traditions and the overarching human experience that transcends geographical boundaries.

The Farjam Collection’s Western Modern & Contemporary art section is not just an anthology of visual masterpieces; it is a testament to the power of art to provoke thought, evoke emotion, and bridge gaps between cultures. Through its carefully curated pieces, this collection extends an invitation to traverse through the artistic journey of the Western world and explore the dynamic interplay between tradition and innovation, both within the art itself and the broader global narrative.


The images of artworks presented on this website are part of The Farjam Collection and are displayed with the utmost respect for the modern and contemporary artists who created them. The Farjam Collection and The Farjam Foundation strive to provide accurate and informative representations of these works for educational and cultural purposes.

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