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UiU Special: Art Destination Sharjah

An orientation guide to discover Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) as a center of contemporary art with a rich cultural heritage.
Jan 2014

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Sharjah is considered as the cultural capital of the United Arab Emirates. It is internationally renowned for the Sharjah Biennial and a permanent program of contemporary art events as well as for the preservation and revitalization of its cultural heritage.

In an extensive orientation guide with lots of information and photos, Universes in Universe presents the art venues and other cultural attractions of Sharjah, including:

Art Walks and Tours
Itineraries to art venues and other places of interest
Museums of art and cultural heritage

Art Spaces
Exhibition venues for contemporary art
Regular exhibitions & events

Art Destination Sharjah will be continously updated and extended. Among the next contents there will be tours to other areas of the Emirate of Sharjah, especially to the beautiful East Coast.


The Emirate of Sharjah is the third largest of the 7 emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Capital: city of Sharjah

Total area: aprox. 2,600 sq. km.
Population: 946,000 (in 2008)

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