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.
A collection of vintage photography, illustrations, advertisements, and posters from all over the Arab world.
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.
Every Day Middle East
A collection of mostly contemporary photography from the Middle East.
Tasneem Al Sultan
A Saudi photographer giving us a glimpse into everyday life in Saudi Arabia.
Not Your Typical Saudi
A sort of meme account, but not really. A hilarious collection of photos centered around Arab culture.
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.
Photographer and designer Mohammed Hasoon shares his vision of the Arab world through photos he takes of his friends, strangers, and surroundings.
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.
A well-curated collection of vintage photos of Morocco.