Yasmin Sharabi is an artist, curator and manager of an art space within the Bahrain Financial Harbour that dedicated to supporting and nurturing artists in Bahrain. An artist herself, Yasmin is well aware of the challenges her fellow artists face when trying to develop and expose their work- in Bahrain or abroad. She believes that through their work, artists can facilitate positive discourse, thereby dissolving the barriers of communication between societies and nations.
Born in Athens Greece, Yasmin is originally American Palestinian. Raised in Bahrain, Yasmin completed her BA in Studio Art/Art History at Concordia University, Montreal, CA (2004) and then went on to complete her MA in Art Business from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London, UK (2006). She previously worked as Assistant Manager of Cuadro Fine Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE.