Qatar Museums

Qatar Museums to hold lecture by Silvia Naef

Members of the Doha community gathered on 15th April at the Fire Station Artist in Residency to attend a lecture by Silvia Naef, Professor at the Arabic Studies Section of the University of Geneva. In the lecture, Naef explored modern art’s appearance in the Arab world in the 20th century and how the local art scene and markets in the Middle East have gained worldwide influence.

Open studio event at Fire Station

Qatar Museums’ (QM) Fire Station opened the doors of its studios in Doha on Saturday evening, offering the public a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes at one of the country’s most innovative arts programmes for the creative generation.

QM’s educational offering attracts crowds over the weekend

Qatar Museums (QM) successfully ran a series of fun educational events over the weekend that attracted families across the country.

Treasure Hunt

MIA and AlRiwaq
8 April / 12:30 pm

History of ancient tools and weaponry from the Stone Age are the focus of latest Qatar Museums training

Mansoor bin Ebrahim Al Mahmoud, the Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Museums (QM) and Special Advisor to H.E.

Fire Station talk of the month: Ardent explorations of 3D printing, design, architecture and beyond

Fire Station Cinema, Doha
27 March / 6:30 pm

Picasso-Giacometti show provides educational opportunities for hundreds of students across Qatar

Qatar Museums has announcedthatalmost 400 children have visited the Picasso-Giacometti exhibition in less than one month after opening, as part of the organisation’s continued focus and commitment on educating society, particularly the younger generation, about the arts, heritage and creativity

History of ancient tools and weaponry from the Stone Age are the focus of latest Qatar Museums training

Qatar Museums is running its second training programme for GCC archaeologists and museum professionals, that focuses on the techniques that were used to make tools and weapons in the Stone Age


Qatar Museums presents works by internationally acclaimed artist JR in Katara

Qatar Museums (QM) opens a major show by celebrated French artist JR.  JR – Répertoire will be on show at the QM Gallery in Katara from 9th March – 31st May 2017

Qatar Museums opens Picasso-Giacometti blockbuster show at Doha's fire station

A blockbuster exhibition dedicated to two of the most important artists of the twentieth century, Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966), has opened