Bahrain Art Week 2016

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of UK/Bahraini relations, supported by a royal visit to Bahrain by HRH The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall in November 2016, the first edition of Bahrain Art Week in London took place from December 16th to 21st , 2016.

Called “Be Bahrain”, the curated exhibition was curated showcased leading artists from the country. It was formally inaugurated by HRH Prince Andrew, the Duke of York in the presence of Bahrain’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom H.E. Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa.

“Be Bahrain” was held in Asia House – The Gallery, Lower Ground Floor, Asia House in 63 New Cavendish St, London W1G 7LP.


  • Somaya Abdulghani
  • Mayasa Al Sowaidi
  • Marwa Al Khalifa
  • Jamal Abdul Rahim
  • Ahmed Anan
  • Balqees Fakhro
  • Mariam Fakhro
  • Faika Al Hassan
  • Lulwa Al Khalifa
  • Nabeela Al Khayer
  • Ghada Khunji
  • Aysha Al Moayyed
  • Abbas Al Mosawi
  • Maryam Nass
  • Anees Rajab
  • Omar Al Rashid
  • Latifa Al Shakar
  • Zakeya Zada


16 - 26 December
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