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Wander Abu Dhabi's top art galleries

Escape the heat and retreat to Abu Dhabi’s coolest art galleries

The UAE is fast becoming a serious player in the contemporary art world. Art gazing has become a regular habit for locals here - why not join in? Here are a few of the best art galleries in the area.

Salwa Zeidan Gallery

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Salwa Zeidan Gallery is the gallery in Abu Dhabi to witness firsthand some of the finest Middle Eastern artistic talent and renowned artists, as well as emerging local talent. As well as painting masterpieces, expect unique works including installations, sculptures and performance art and all under the glorious roof of the St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort. Not to be missed. www.salwazeidangallery.com

Warehouse 421

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Having only opened its doors last November, Warehouse 421 is the new and very cool kid on Abu Dhabi’s art block. Located in the port area of Mina Zayed, this cultural and creative hub is firmly focused on supporting, promoting and developing local artists, designers and the creative community in the Middle East and beyond, hosting a series of must-see exhibitions and events. www.warehouse421.ae

Etihad Modern Art Gallery

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Emerging designers are renowned for some of the most exciting new work on the circuit, so for a thrilling contemporary art experience, Etihad Modern Art Gallery is brimming with new and dynamic talent. Their mantra is promoting local talent and growing the region’s art scene, so as well as exhibitions, regular workshops and art classes are held for budding artists. www.etihadmodern.com

1 Salwa Zeidan Gallery
2 Warehouse 421
3 Etihad Modern Art Gallery