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Ishara Art Foundation


Ishara Art Foundation is a non-profit organisation focused on contemporary art from South Asia, which includes the diaspora and overlapping histories of the region around India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal.

Ishara Art Foundation's programme is anchored in a regional approach and designed to share compelling artistic perspectives with local and international audiences. Founded by Smita Prabhakar, the Ishara Art Foundation is her contribution to culture and art in Dubai, and the UAE. Smita has provided a cultural centre to share South Asian culture with the local community and diverse international audiences.

Ishara Art Foundation is presented in partnership with arts centre, Alserkal Avenue. The Avenue is a creative hub home to a range of contemporary art galleries and creative spaces.

Opening hours
Monday – Saturday from 10AM – 7PM
Warehouse 3


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