Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies





University of Exeter
Stocker Road

Telephone: 01392 724 029       

Situated within the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies is an exhibition space, The Street Gallery, which offers a regular programme of exhibitions.


Opening times

The Street Gallery is open to the public Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm, except Bank Holidays.  It is closed between Christmas Eve and New Year's Day.


Getting there

Click here for directions to the Streatham Campus by car or public transport.



There is wheelchair access into the IAIS building and inside by lift to the Street Gallery. There is an accessible toilet in the building.There are 2 blue badge parking spaces at the top of Queen’s Drive, which is a short distance from IAIS.


Eating and drinking

Refreshments, snacks and light meals can be purchased in Spires Cafe in the Northcott Theatre which is usually open from 10am – 4pm, Monday to Friday


Graceful Runes 

12th April - 13th June 2018

Free entry

Graceful Runes is an exhibition by Dahlia Mahmoud. It is a photographic series on language, calligraphy and design. The artist explains " Travelling through the Arabian Gulf, listening to stories passed from mothers to daughters like heirlooms, triggered this...