Sharjah Pavilion by Josh Haywood

A striking gateway to the event, the 'Sharjah Pavilion' by Josh Haywood embodies the blend of traditional and modern Islamic design that is presented across the Festival.

Spiral Arches by Daydreamers

"... I want people to travel through the arches and end their journey here at the fountain and think about their life. So, in a way, it represent a spiritual journey." (Stanley Siu)

Entwine by Lianne Clark

A celebration of unseen and intricate structural form: one that utilizes the physical properties of its main components in ways that are not common in the architectural realm.

19th Edition of Sharjah Islamic Arts Festival Announced

The opening of the 19th Edition of Sharjah Islamic Arts Festival was announced today at the press conference held at the Sharjah Department of Culture and Information. Mohammed I. Al Qaseer, Director of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Farah Qassim Mohammed, Islamic Arts Festival Executive addressed the audience.