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10 of Tangier's Art Galleries

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Web Content Writer
Updated: 18 October 2017
While visiting Tangier, you must see art galleries, whether you’re an art lover or not, just because it’s a part of this mesmerizing city. Tangier has always been a city with endless art and inspired artists, but nowadays, there are more and more up-and-coming artists, wanting to show their talent. Here are the ten best art galleries in Tangier.
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Saida Art Contemporain

Founded in 2014 in Tetuan by the famous Spanish artist Mareta Espinosa and art critic Carlos Jiménez Moreno, this art gallery promotes the contemporary work of up-and-coming artists from the north of Morocco and other Mediterranean countries. They also have an auditorium where they hold conferences, exhibitions, and many more events.

Location and Phone Number:

Avenue Mohamed Assafar, Tétouan, Morocco, +00212 539 716565

Shannon Bool Exhibition | Courtesy of Daniel Faria Gallery

Shannon Bool Exhibition |Courtesy of Daniel Faria Gallery

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Galería Samet

This gallery holds paintings by famous artists like Freaky, Youcha, Partan, Gabriela Lavezzari, and more. They also exhibit fabulous furniture made by famous and talented designers. It is located in the heart of Petit Socco, the most famous souk in Tangier.

Location:

35, Rue des Almohads, Tangier, Morocco

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Galerie Conil

This is also another gallery in Petit Socco. It presents books, clothing, and paintings that are contemporary yet traditional, focusing on Berber and Arab culture. It is definitely worth seeing while on your way to the Old Medina.

Location and Phone Number:

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Medina Art Gallery

This is the most famous art gallery in Tangier. Created in 1999, it’s been housing amazing artists like Omar Mahfoudi, Rachid Handball, Antonio Fuentes, and Louis Endres, among others.

The gallery is very modern itself, as it exhibits modern, contemporary and oriental art, and is always looking for up-and-coming artists to promote their original work.

Location and Phone Number:

Avenue Abi Chouaib Doukkali, Tanger, Morocco, +212 5393-72644

Marlise’s work at the Feast Your Eyes Nando’s gallery |Courtesy of Nando’s

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Galerie Lawrence – Arnott

Created in 1975 in London, this art gallery then moved to Tangier to present contemporary and traditional paintings from local and international artists.

Every month, the gallery hosts an exhibition to promote new artists and paintings in the market.

Location:

68, Rue Amra Ibn Ass, 90000, Tanger, Morocco

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Galerie Artingis

This gallery houses ancient books and paintings made by local artists. It has become one of the must-go-to galleries in Tangier among art experts and lovers.

Location and Phone Number:

11 Rue Khalid Oualid, Tanger 90000, Morocco, +212 5393-30425

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Lusko Art Gallery

Lusko is like no other art gallery; it houses paintings, sculptures, and young up-and-coming designer’s clothes.

It also organizes auction events for the antique products they have in the gallery. This is definitely an interesting place to check out in Tangier.

Location and Phone Number:

4, Rue Téhéran, Tanger 90000, Morocco, +212 5393-24119

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Dar D’art

This amazing art gallery houses a number of paintings from local and international artists from all over the world.

It is so modern and relaxed that many art lovers travel to attend the exhibitions and contemplate the modern and contemporary paintings.

Location and Phone Number:

6, Rue Khalil Metrane, 90000, Tanger, Morocco, +212 661-197331

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Gallery Mohamed Drissi

Located in the former British Consulate of Tangier, this gallery opened its doors in 1986 to remember the artist Mohamed Drissi.

Now it exhibits art from all over the world, both Moroccan and international.

Location and Phone Number:

52, Rue d’Angleterre, 90000, Tanger, Morocco, +212 5399-36073

Shannon Bool |Courtesy of Daniel Faria Gallery

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Galerie Photo Loft

Last, but not least, Photo Loft is located on the last floor of a tall building in the new city of Tangier.

This art gallery presents beautiful photographs from new, extremely talented artists, is a must-see in Tangier since it’s like no other. But make sure to book an appointment, from Monday to Friday, otherwise you won’t be able to step inside!

Location:

115, Avenue Sidi Med Ben Abdellah, 8e étage, N° 32, Iberia 90000 Tanger

Courtesy of Anouska Beckwith

Courtesy of Anouska Beckwith