- Dubai has earned a firm spot on the global art map due to its proximity and the emergence of knowledgeable collectors with more sophisticated tastes
- Enthusiastic government support in funding and initiatives to provide a conducive environment for local artists to create, for the community to engage and for a strong collectors' base to form
- Home to global art institutions such as Christie’s and Sotheby’s, as well as many art galleries and art spaces for emerging artists, designers and creative innovators in Dubai Design District, Dubai International Financial Centre and Al Quoz
- Extensive arts calendar including art fairs like Art Dubai, SIKKA Art Fair and World Art Dubai
Bringing Affordable Art to The Middle East
A headline event of the Dubai Official Art Season, World Art Dubai is the largest affordable art retail event that brings art from all over the world, to the increasing demand in the Middle East from international and local galleries to established and emerging solo artists.
The fifth edition of World Art Dubai will take place from 3-6 April 2019 with an extended global collection of contemporary paintings, prints, sculptures, photographs and mixed media ranging from $100 to $20,000.