Art Mill Museum 2030

Exhibition

The Art Mill Museum 2030 exhibition announces the future museum of international modern and contemporary art developed by Qatar Museums in Doha.

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It introduces the vision and the definition of the museum, conceived by Catherine Grenier, as well as the architecture by the studio Elemental, led by the Pritzker Prize-winning architect Alejandro Aravena. Due to open in 2030, the Museum will transform an industrial flour mill on the Corniche. It will include a creative village and a garden by the landscape architect Günther Vogt. The Art Mill Museum will house an exceptional and completely international collection constituted over the last 40 years with multidisciplinary works of great diversity, dating from 1850 to the present.

The exhibition will present the vision of the museum, the architectural project and the signature garden. To reflect the transformation of the site and to demonstrate how the Art Mill Museum will be a place for contemporary creativity, artists have been commissioned to create films and photographs establishing parallels between the former flour mill and the future museum. The exhibition will take place in two locations in Doha: the site of the flour mill plant that will later welcome the new construction and the recently restored Al Najada Heritage House #15.

The exhibition is curated by Aurélien Lemonier, Art Mill Museum Curator of Architecture, Design and Gardens, and Maryam Al Thani, Curator, Exhibitions Department, Qatar Museums.

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Locations

Site 1 – Qatar Flour Mills Warehouse: “From Flour to Art”

Visitors can park at the entrance of Qatar Flour Mills and walk through the security gate to the exhibition.

This site is also accessible by shuttle from the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) bus stop.

Shuttle stop

BUS TIMINGS

Departure MIA

Departure from MIA occurs every half hour starting at 10 am. The last bus leaving MIA for Art Mills is at 4pm.

Departure Art Mills

Departure from MIA occurs every half hour starting from 10:30 am. The last bus leaving Art Mills for MIA is at 4:30pm.

Site 2 – Al Najada Heritage House # 15: “The Museum’s Garden”

Al Najada

Map Locations

Shuttle stop Al Najada District