Shababeek for Contemporary Art seeks to provide an enabling environment that nurtures contemporary artists through empowering and developing their abilities and technical skills. Shababeek provides artists with opportunities to participate in workshops, exhibitions, meetings, residencies and offers production grants. These opportunities open new horizons for artists and enables them to pave their unique artistic pathways.
Shababeek for Contemporary Art is an artistic space specialized in exhibiting contemporary art. It is a non-profit art space that was established in 2009 by young professional artists. It presents the art work of Palestinian artists residing in the Gaza Strip through its exhibition hall and other online platforms. Shababeek presents Palestinian art to the world in a unique and contemporary manner. It also works on strengthening the role of young artists and developing their contemporary tools and mediums through their participation in exhibitions, workshops, meetings, residences and through offering production grants.