Agial Art Gallery, established in Beirut since 1990, specializes in the promotion of modern and contemporary art from the Arab world, mainly from Lebanon, Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Jordan, Bahrain, Sudan and others. The two-story gallery hosts in its lower ground the permanent collection of the gallery while its ground floor on the famous Abdul Aziz Street is home for a series of monthly exhibitions for the most famous artists of the Middle East. One of the largest in the area, the permanent collection of Agial includes names from the pioneers and established artists to the most promising talents.
In addition to the paintings, sculptures and ceramics, there is a section for exclusive books concerning art from the Arab world, some of them published by the gallery. Agial also offers parallel services like framing, restoration, authentication and evaluation of artworks.
Located in Ras Beirut, between Hamra street and the American University of Beirut, Agial Art Gallery is in the heart of the cosmopolitan quarter of the capital.
* Text and picture from Agial Art Gallery’s Facebook page