Art Dubai

Art Dubai is a leading international art fair & the preeminent place to see art from the MENASA region. The 13th edition takes place 20-23 March 2019.

News | 12 November, 2018 marked the opening of the new @jameelartscentre in Dubai. The Jameel Arts Centre is one of the first contemporary arts institutions in Dubai and is poised to be a new creative destination in the city, and a hub for educational initiatives and cultural events. The opening corresponds with @dubaidesignweek , highlighting Dubai's position as the regional capital of design. Image courtesy of @jameelartscentre
Exhibitions | On now at @andersenscontemporary , Irish Sculptor @kevinfrancisgraystudio is showing his first major solo show in Scandinavia. The exhibit will display recent works as well as a significant new installation. Andersen’s will be exhibiting as part of the Contemporary section of Art Dubai 2019. Image: Kevin Francis Gray, Bearded Man. Courtesy of @andersenscontemporary
Labirinto e Grande Pozza, by Michelangelo Pistoletto, represented by @galleriacontinua. Galleria Continua will be exhibiting as part of the Contemporary section at Art Dubai 2019. Image Courtesy of: @galleriacontinua
Exhibitions | Closing 15 November at @ronchinigallery in London, Rebecca Ward's third solo exhibition 'Silhouettes'. The exhibition features all new works on stretched silk. The works feature layered geometric shapes that first appear abstract, but retain figurative elements. If you missed this exhibition, @ronchinigallery will be exhibiting works by Rebecca Ward and other artists in the Contemporary section of Art Dubai 2019. Image courtesy of @ronchinigallery
Exhibitions | Opening today at @leilahellergallery in Dubai, 'Silver Moon' a solo exhibition by @nancylorenzstudio will be on display until 7 January, 2019. @leilahellergallery will be exhibiting at Art Dubai 2019 as part of the Art Dubai Contemporary section. Image: 'Reclining Budddha with Flowers, 2010' gold leaf, gilt copper, pigment on wood panel. 38 x 54.6 x 3.8 cm. Courtesy of @leilahellergallery
Exhibitions | For her first solo show at @greenartgallerydubai entitled 'Antechamber', artist @mazzeiana will be showing a group of new works specifically created for the space. The show opens 12 November and runs until 3 January, 2019. Ana Mazzei and Green Art Gallery will be exhibiting as part of the Art Dubai Contemporary section of Art Dubai 2019. Image: Royale. Courtesy of @mazzeiana
Exhibitions | Representing contemporary Middle Eastern artists locally, regionally and internationally, @thethirdlinedxb is a Dubai based art gallery. One of their next exhibitions will be 'Still', Huda Lutfi’s third solo exhibition at the gallery starting 12 November until 27 December, 2018. The gallery will be exhibiting as part of the Art Dubai Contemporary section of Art Dubai 2019. Image: Huda Lutfi, #4 , 2018, acrylic, oil pastels, collage on paper, 25 x 18.5 cm. Courtesy of @thethirdlinedxb
Exhibitions | Opening 12 November at @galleryivde in Dubai, 'When the Dates Turn Red' is @hodatawakol ’s first solo exhibit at the gallery. The exhibit will be on display until 3 January, 2019. Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde will be exhibiting at Art Dubai 2019 as part of the Contemporary section. Image: Falconry Hood #31 , 2014, Fabric, Styrofoam and thread, 34 x 27 x 28 cm. Courtesy of @galleryivde
Art Dubai Portraits | Ethiopian artist Tadesse Mesfin discovered his passion for drawing and painting at a young age. Influenced by ancient Egyptian sculptures and mythological drawings, his recent works are contemporary interpretations of frontal figures in soft tones. He is represented by @addisfineart #ADPortraits
News | Art Dubai has announced the line-up for its 13th edition, taking place from 20-23 March 2019 at Madinat Jumeirah. “We aim to provide visitors to the 2019 fair a new experience by changing the gallery hall structure to allow for a more curated presentation with larger booths, enable a more cohesive reading of the different works on show, and highlight one of Art Dubai’s key focal points – art from and focused on the Global South. With this new format, we received a record number of gallery applications and we are delighted to welcome both long-time returning galleries as well as newcomers, including first-time exhibitors from Cameroon and Colombia.” Art Dubai’s Artistic Director, Pablo del Val ————————————— Hamra Abbas, Please Do Not Step – Loss of the Magnificent Story, 2017 (Bawwaba). Courtesy of the Artist. Marcelo Moscheta (@marcelomoscheta ), Egito 2018 (Bawwaba). Courtesy of the artist and @galeriavermelho. Joseph Kosuth (@josephkosuthstudio ), No Number #18 , 1991 (Contemporary) Courtesy of @spruethmagers Gözde Ilkin (@gozilk ), Local Stranger, 2018 (Bawwaba). Courtesy of the artist and @gypsumgallery Monika Grabuschnigg (@grabuschnigg_monika ), Consumed by forsaken gestures, 2018 (Contemporary). Courtesy of @carbon12gallery. Etel Adnan, Untitled, 2018 (Contemporary). Courtesy of @sfeirsemlergallery @laila.shawa , Windows, 1969 (Modern). Courtesy of
Exhibition | Recently opened at @galleria.franconoero , 'Hidden in Plain Sight' is Rayyane Tabet's first solo exhibition in Turin. Tabet has released four new works, which will be on display until 26 February 2019. Image courtesy of Galleria Franco Noero.
The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (@ithra ) in partnership with @artdubai is delighted to announce the launch of the second edition of the #IthraArtPrize . All Saudi and Saudi-based artists are invited to apply, where the winning artist will receive financial support to realize their proposed work, which will be unveiled at @artdubai 2019, taking place March 20-23, 2019. The winning artist will be announced in January 2019 and the final work will go on to become a part of Ithra’s growing and prestigious art collection at the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture. Apply now via the link in our bio. Deadline for submissions is December 6, 2018. Image: Render for ‘Meem’ by Ayman Zedani (@zedani ) for the 2018 edition of the Ithra Art Prize أطلق مركز الملك عبد العزيز الثقافي العالمي @Ithra #جائزة_إثراء_للفنون في دورتها الثانية بالتعاون مع معرض "آرت دبي" @artdubai ، للفنانين السعوديين والمقيمين بالمملكة، حيث تتيح المسابقة للعمل الفائز فرصة المشاركة في معرض "آرت دبي 2019" والذي يقام خلال شهر مارس القادم، كما سيتم إدراج العمل الفائز ضمن مجموعة "إثراء" الدائمة. للتقديم في المسابقة يوم الخميس 6 ديسمبر 2018م
next page →