Past Forward: Contemporary Art from the Emirates

Opening this Friday!

Past Forward

Contemporary Art from the Emirates

The exhibition features core elements of Emirati life and represents all seven emirates while emphasizing the importance of kinship and home, nature and landscape, as well as technology and innovation to Emirati culture. Artspace111 is thrilled to be one of the venues for this exhibition during its nationwide tour.

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This exhibition is organized and circulated by Meridian International Center with support from the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington, D.C.

Lateefa bont Maktoum, The Last Look, photograph Courtesy of Dr. Lamees Hamdan

Opening Reception Friday, October 17, 2014 5:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Exhibition on Display October 17 – December 3, 2014




Artspace111 is dedicated to its vital role in the city of Fort Worth, and to making contemporary art approachable to individuals of all ages. With its sculpture gardens and distinctive architectural character, the gallery offers a striking setting to host corporate and private events, and is also available for tours and other social gatherings.

Artspace111 is located east of Downtown Fort Worth at Hampton Street and Weatherford. The gallery is open Tuesday to Friday, 10 – 5 pm and Saturday by appointment. To schedule a private viewing, contact Margery Gossett or Brooke Baumgardner by calling 817.692.3228 or



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