• ONGOING EXHIBITION

    SHEHER, PRAKRITI, DEVI

    Gauri Gill’s first extensive curation in an art context, ruminating on the interwoven relationship between dynamic cities, the natural environment and the inseparable sacred.

  • PAST PROGRAMME

    ‘HUNKARO’ BY MOHIT TAKALKAR AT PERFORM SHARJAH

    UAE premiere of Hunkaro by the award-winning theatre director and playwright Mohit Takalkar, as part of the second season of Perform Sharjah.

  • PAST EXHIBITION

    ONLY LIFE, MYRIAD PLACES: SUDARSHAN SHETTY

    Sudarshan Shetty’s major solo exhibition marking the first survey of the artist’s moving image works and the global premiere of his latest film.

  • PAST PROGRAMME

    SILENT OBJECTS

    An interactive storytelling session with multi-disciplinary artist, Shereen Saif. The programme is a companion to the exhibition ‘Only Life, Myriad Places: Sudarshan Shetty’.

  • PAST PROGRAMME

    ALT+SHIFT+STUDIO: FRACTURED GRIDS

    A series of online conversations and video tours that examine the intersection of infrastructures and ideas in contemporary artistic practice.

  • PAST EXHIBITION

    NOTATIONS ON TIME

    An exhibition that stages a dialogue between different artistic generations to highlight entanglements between the past, present, and future, curated by Sandhini Poddar and Sabih Ahmed.

Ongoing Exhibition

Sheher, Prakriti, Devi
Gauri Gill’s first extensive curation in an art context, ruminating on the interwoven relationship between dynamic cities, the natural environment and the inseparable sacred. The show presents twelve artists and collectives working across diverse contexts of urban, rural, domestic, communitarian, public and non-material spaces.

Programmes

Recent

‘Hunkaro’ by Mohit Takalkar at Perform Sharjah

UAE premiere of Hunkaro by the award-winning theatre director and playwright Mohit Takalkar, as part of the second season of Perform Sharjah.
Silent Objects | An Interactive Storytelling Session by Shereen Saif

An interactive storytelling session with multi-disciplinary artist, Shereen Saif. The programme is a companion to the exhibition 'Only Life, Myriad Places: Sudarshan Shetty'.
About

Ishara Art Foundation was founded in 2019 as a non-profit organisation dedicated to presenting contemporary art of South Asia. Located in Dubai, the Foundation supports emerging and established practices that advance critical dialogue and explore global interconnections.

Guided by a research-led approach, Ishara realises its mission through exhibitions, onsite and online programmes, education initiatives and collaborations in the UAE and internationally. The Foundation facilitates exchange between South Asian and international artistic networks that include museums, foundations, institutions, galleries and individuals.

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