The Collection

The Farjam Collection encompasses a vast array of Islamic art, Middle Eastern modern and contemporary art, and international modern & contemporary art, reflecting over a thousand years of history. The Collection offers a deep dive into the artistic and cultural achievements of the Islamic world, featuring over 6,000 pieces, including ceramics, manuscripts, calligraphy, miniatures, illustrated scientific, mathematical and poetic books. The collection also includes significant items of metalwork, glasswork, tiles, glazed pottery, woodwork, textiles, coins, jewelry, and carpets. It showcases the diversity of Islamic art, from early Islamic geometric patterns to contemporary works, from Andalusia to Mughal Indian territories.

Islamic Art Collection

The Islamic art section of the Farjam Collection features an extensive array of artefacts that span various historical periods and regions. Manuscripts, calligraphy, ceramics, and metalwork are among the treasures on display, showcasing the intricate craftsmanship and aesthetic traditions of the Islamic world. From delicate manuscripts adorned with intricate calligraphy to ornate ceramics and metalwork, this collection offers a glimpse into the rich artistic and cultural heritage of the Islamic civilization.

Middle Eastern Modern And Contemporary art Collection

The Farjam Collection’s modern and contemporary Middle Eastern art section showcases a large scope of works that capture the region’s evolving artistic expressions. The Collection includes pieces from both emerging and established artists, offering a diverse range of styles, themes, and mediums. Through paintings, sculptures, and mixed-media creations, these artworks provide insights into the cultural and societal shifts of the Middle East, reflecting a dynamic blend of tradition and modernity.

International Modern & Contemporary art collection

The Farjam Collection’s International Modern & Contemporary art section presents a diverse range of artworks from around the world. This collection encompasses a wide spectrum of artistic styles, mediums, and cultural influences, reflecting the global nature of contemporary art. Paintings, sculptures, installations, and mixed-media pieces provide a comprehensive look at the evolution of artistic expression in the modern age. These artworks serve as a cross-cultural bridge, encouraging viewers to explore and appreciate the interconnectedness of artistic creativity across borders.