One Foundation

two biennales

The Islamic Arts Biennale is the world’s first biennial dedicated to the Islamic arts, offering the opportunity for renewed perspective and research around the genre.

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The Venue

Taking place every two years since 2023, the Islamic Arts Biennale takes place at the SOM designed and Aga Khan award-winning Western Hajj Terminal in the King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, a city that for centuries has represented a junction point for cultural exchange and a port of entry for millions of pilgrims on their journey to Mecca and Medina

We will see you in 2025....