For all the art lovers, here’s a list of 10 contemporary art galleries that you should visit when you come to Beirut.

The list includes:
Beirut Art Center
Beirut Exhibition Center
Art Factum Gallery
Art On 56th
Janine Rubeiz Gallery
Karen Chekerdjian Studio
Mark Hachem Gallery
Ayyam Gallery
Sfeir-Semler Gallery

Beirut is an excellent choice for art lovers who wish to discover what’s new in contemporary art from the Middle East. Thanks to its geographical position, the Lebanese capital acts as a gateway to the region, with internationally renowned venues such as Agial Art Gallery and a host of smaller galleries exhibiting works by Lebanese, Syrian, Iranian and Arab artists. These ten must-visit contemporary art galleries provide a fascinating insight into modern art and culture in the Middle East.