Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art
Giving an Arabic perspective on contemporary trends and themes in art, the Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art, showcases regular exhibitions from Middle Eastern artists. Art lovers will want to make their way to the Education City area of West Doha to experience Mathaf Museum.
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See modern art in Doha at Mathaf Museum
Founded by Sheikh Hassan Mohamed bin Ali Al Thani, whose personal collection includes over 6,000 pieces, the Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art opened its doors in late 2010. The museum's current facility, a converted schoolhouse in the Education City area of Doha, collects work from across the Arab world and diaspora.
In addition to Sheikh Hassan's massive collection, the Mathaf Arab Museum of Modern Art also regularly hosts temporary exhibitions from Arabic artists. In addition, the museum hosts many talks and workshops, plus often teams with museums of other countries for cultural exchange.
For those who need a break during their day, the Mathaf Museum operates a café and library, both of which are free to enter.
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