The Permanent Collection
The Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts is one of the major art museums in the Middle East. Its unique and vast permanent collection of modern art from the Developing World is internationally recognized. From its inception, the Royal Society of Fine arts has pursued the highest professional standards of excellence in acquiring art works and running the gallery. The collection comprises over 2800 works including painting, sculpture, ceramic, weaving, video art, installation, graphic arts and photography by more than 1000 artists from 66 countries mainly in Asia and Africa.
Countries Represented in the Permanent Collection
Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Bahrain, Denmark, Egypt, France, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kabardino Balkaria, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, UK, USA, Uzbekistan, Yemen , Former Republic of Yugoslavia and Zimbabwe.