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Hi everyone. Welcome to the group that seeks to showcase artwork celebrating the exotic feel of the Middle-Eastern harem. Please enjoy, and if there's anything you come across in your travels through DeviantArt that you think might fit in here, don't hesitate to submit it to the appropriate gallery folder. The Featured folder will try to highlight some of the more visually impressive work. Enjoy.

Group Info

This group is dedicated to the mystery and beauty of the harem. The group focuses on the women, the clothing, and the culture of the seraglio. Any medium is welcome, be it photography, painting, or drawing, so long it focuses on the exotic feel of the Middle-East.
Founded 6 Years ago
Dec 30, 2010


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Art Collection

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153 Members
337 Watchers
36,759 Pageviews
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Gallery Folders

Com: Falcon and Rogue 14 by Rikeza
Shining, Shimmering, Splendid (Jasmine Animation) by JoshNg

Mature Content

Djinn Tea by joeartguy
I Dream of Jeannie by MrTuRn
Scheherazade by MrWheeler

Mature Content


Mature Content

Shaking by FANTASIX

Mature Content

The flame by FANTASIX
Traditional Art
She's so High by Myrvel
nami and nefertari vivi render by namibekkklein
The Djinns by PHOENIX8341
AT: Dance lessons for the Oracle Princesses by Dukewolfendoom
Digital Art Photo Manipulations
All In - AT for Toshinden-fanclub by SpyHunter29
Harem girl hypnotized by LexLucas
You got a KEY! by OmegaSunBurst
Everyone's Favorite Genie Girl by Tomyo-chan
Costumes and Jewelery
Steampunk Belly Dance Belt by kungfubellydancer
Tribaret Bra Complete by kungfubellydancer
Siren's Song Scale Dress by Utopia-Armoury
Companion Top and Skirt 2 by Utopia-Armoury






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quamp Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2014
Question: would you take take something like this?
Inbo Mansion2 Belly Dancers by quamp
Sasatsuma Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2014  Hobbyist
Thank you for adding my work! La la la la 
zaku789 Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2013

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SOFIAMETALQUEEN Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Hi there, I'm new in your group. As model & costume designer, I wanna ask you - do you accept gothic bellydance pics? Or only traditional & folk-styled pics? I respect all styles, but some people hate dark-n-gothic dance pics.
amberj8 Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
As long as the overall theme of the piece has that kind of middle-eastern, harem-esque feel to it, it's find to go a little darker. :)
jstreel Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2013
Thank you for requesting my drawing. Appreciated! :)
LadyDCG Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2013
"exotic feel of the middle eastern harem" Dude, you're fetishizing my culture. My race isn't a back drop for your porn.
amberj8 Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
With respect, harems have been fetishized by western culture long before I came along. The designs, the clothing, the girls...harems can't help but inspire a certain amount of sex-appeal. And while some of the art in this group is somewhat raunchy, I think very little of it would qualify as 'porn'. No offense is intended.
LadyDCG Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2013
Just because others are doing it doesn't make it right. Why are you contributing to the fetishization of my culture? We face so much hell because of our background and things like this do nothing but make things even harder by dehumanizing us further. This is what a harem is please educate yourself and please please please shut down this group, it hurts us.
amberj8 Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for the link, but I am actually aware of the history of harems. I'm sorry if you find this group insulting or dehumanizing, and that's certainly not its intention, but I don't intend to shut it down. I won't apologize for finding the artwork and photographs featured here beautiful (some of it's not my taste, but it takes all types), and I feel it's as deserving as any other style to be shown. Perhaps it would be more productive to contact the actual artists producing the art featured here...after all, closing this group won't eliminate the work.
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