About

[vis-u-al ther-a-py]
noun
the use of aesthetics to provide relief for the soul

 

Visual Therapy is a multidisciplinary art space and curatorial initiative founded by Shahad Bishara. It aims to facilitate and exhibit creative talent, with a focus on supporting emerging artists both locally and internationally.

The space hosts monthly art exhibitions, workshops, lectures, and events, and serves as a collaborative platform stimulating creative exchange and dialogue between artists and the community.

Visual Therapy Gallery is located on the upper level of the Print Room in Shuwaikh.

 

Shahad Bishara is a curator and designer from Kuwait who has been involved in the arts for the last ten years. She holds a Bachelors degree in Applied Art from San Diego State University in California, and worked as the Events Manager at Dar Al Funoon Gallery for 5 years. Through Visual Therapy, she has independently curated and organized art exhibitions, events, and workshops in different spaces around Kuwait.

 

BLOG
The blog is the online complement to the project to get people aware of what’s going on around them in terms of the arts.

 

STUDIO
An environment that fosters creativity and offers unique design services, ranging from graphic design to exhibition design and event management.

 

GALLERY
Located on the upper level of the Print Room in Shuwaikh. The loft-style exhibition space will host monthly art exhibitions, workshops, lectures, and events, and serve as a collaborative platform stimulating creative exchange and dialogue between artists and the community. 

SHOP
An online marketplace, linked to the blog, allowing designers and artists to showcase and sell their creative products.