06 Feb

9 Must-Follow IG Accounts Celebrating the Arab World

Whether it’s memes or archive Berber pics – we got you

Written By Mille Team

If you’re looking for a list of #RichKidsofInstagram to follow, or basic aerial shots of coffee cups – then this list isn’t for you.

 

Instead, we’ve been scouring Instagram to find 10 accounts that give an authentic perspective of the Arab world – from street photography to vintage ads from across the region – these are the profiles to follow if you want inspiration on a daily basis.

 

 

Yahala Studio

A collection of vintage photography, illustrations, advertisements, and posters from all over the Arab world.

@yahala.studio

 

 

Amina Abdellatif

A graphic designer whose profile is essentially a well curated gallery of her life in Tunisia, her work, and her travels throughout North Africa and the Middle East.

@amoniak

 

 

Every Day Middle East

A collection of mostly contemporary photography from the Middle East.

@everydaymiddleeast

 

 

Tasneem Al Sultan

A Saudi photographer giving us a glimpse into everyday life in Saudi Arabia.

@tasneemalsultan

 

 

Not Your Typical Saudi

A sort of meme account, but not really. A hilarious collection of photos centered around Arab culture.

@notyourtypicalsaudi

 

 

History of UAE

The account name gives it all away. This profile is essentially a gallery of vintage photos tracing the UAE’s development into the nation that is today.

@history_of_uae

 

 

Mohammed Hasoon

Photographer and designer Mohammed Hasoon shares his vision of the Arab world through photos he takes of his friends, strangers, and surroundings.

@chebmoha

 

 

Waastaa

If you’re looking to discover Arab talent, Waastaa is the place to go. The account constantly features the work of artists from North Africa and the Middle East.

@waastaa

 

 

Vintage Maroc 

A well-curated collection of vintage photos of Morocco.

@vintagemaroc