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.

Exhibitions | Head over to @thethirdlinedxb on 24 September for two new exhibitions; ‘The Breeze at Dawn Has Secrets to Tell You’, a solo exhibition featuring Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian’s most recent body of work and ‘1, 2, 3’, the first solo exhibition of @nimanothome at the gallery. ________ Images: 1) 2018.08.13 (3.1.3), 2018, by Nima Navabi. Ink on Archival Paper, 60.96 cm x 60.96 cm. Courtesy of @thethirdlinedxb. 2) Portrait of Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian with Disco Balls at the Salon of her Home, Tehran, 1977. Courtesy of @thethirdlinedxb.
#DXBDW2018 | Save the date and join us from 12 - 17 November for @dubaidesignweek - our sister event, and the region’s largest creative festival reflecting Dubai’s position as design capital of the Middle East. ⠀ ________⠀ Key events include the region’s leading design fair, @downtowndesignd and Downtown Editions; the @globalgradshow that brings together works from 100 of the most innovative universities across the world; and Abwab, the curated and interactive project containing original design from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia.⠀ ________⠀ Dubai Design Week is held under the dedicated patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (@latifamrm1 ), Vice Chairman, Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (@dubaiculture ), and is staged in partnership with Dubai Design District (@d3dubai ) and supported by @audimiddleeast.
Exhibitions | Opening tomorrow at @galleryivde , Mohammed Kazem’s third solo exhibition ‘A Prime Activity’, which focuses on his paintings – a relatively unknown aspect of his practice. ________ Image: 'Even the Shade does not Belong to Them', 2018. Acrylic and ink on canvas. 106.5 x 140 cm. Courtesy of @galleryivde.
Exhibitions | Opening 24 September at @1x1artgallery is @gawdestudio 's solo exhibition 'id–od and other dimensions… ', which consists of a series of kinetic sculptures and visual haikus. Catch the show until 31 October. ________ Image: 'Still Alive - III', 2016-2017. Painted FRP and steel, 150 x 117 x 94 cm. Courtesy of @1x1artgallery.
Exhibitions | In it’s fourth iteration, @meemgallery presents, Arab Print (Volume IV), opening on 17 September. With a focus on Lebanon, the show will showcase works by Shafic Abboud, Etel Adnan, Huguette Caland, Halim Jurdak, Hussein Madi and Mohamed El Rawas. ________ Image: 'Guatemala', 2017, by Etel Adnan. Etching, 18 15/16 x 14 4/4 in. Courtesy of @meemgallery.
#CampusArtDubai | Head over to #ProjectSpaceArtJameel (@art_jameel ) on 17 September for the Campus Art Dubai #OpenStudios . Returning for a second year, this experimental six-week studio is a collaboration between @art_jameel and #CampusArtDubai . @layanattari_ , Sophiya Khwaja, @saramasinaei , @lujainerezk and @moylinyuan – who have shared a semi-public communal studio set up for the past few weeks- will be presenting their progress and ideas to the public. ________ Image: Open Studios 2017, work-in-progress by @layanattari_. Photo by Satish Kumar for The National.
Exhibitions | @ayyamgallery is pleased to present Elias Izoli’s (@izoli67 ) solo exhibition ‘Seven Years’, opening on 17 September until 31 October. Visit the gallery this Monday for the preview night. ________ Image: 'Untitled', 2017. Mixed media on canvas, 180 x 180 cm. Courtesy of @ayyamgallery.
Exhibitions | Also opening on 17 September is 'Remnants', a group exhibition at @greenartgallerydubai , curated by Sara Alonso Gómez, featuring works by Nazgol Ansarinia, Fatma Bucak, Elizabet Cerviño, Jenny Feal, Yornel Martínez, Ghaith Mofeed, Reynier Leyva Novo and Wilfredo Prieto. The exhibition will also include site-specific works by Elizabet Cerviño and Wilfredo Prieto. ________ Image: 'Mendings' (mattress), 2012, by Nazgol Ansarinia. Mattress, see-through thread, 180 x 54 x 23 cm. Courtesy of @greenartgallerydubai.
Exhibitions | For her debut solo exhibition @shaikha.almazrou presents 'Expansion/Extension' at @lawrieshabibi gallery. Opening on 17 September, the title draws from the artist’s own experience conceiving the show – expanding and extending her research into the meaning of sculpture, material and its representational function. ________ Image: 'Engage', (Diptych), 2018. Courtesy of @lawrieshabibi
Exhibitions | Last chance to see @baharehnavabi solo exhibition 'Un Écho - 13:13' at @dastansbasement in Tehran. The show will be on until 14 September. ________ Image: 'Untitled', 2018. Courtesy of @dastansbasement.
Exhibitions | ‘I can bite the hand that feeds me, and gently caress it too’- the latest group exhibition at @carbon12gallery - opens to the public on 17 September, and will feature a roster of international artists who examine, explore, and experiment with portraiture. ________ Image: 'Atlas', 2018, by Nazım Ünal Yilmaz. Oil on canvas, nail lack and panty-hose, 50 x 40 cm each. Courtesy of @carbon12gallery.
Exhibitions | Last chance to catch 'Spaces' at @otafinearts in Singapore. The group exhibition features 6 artists from Singapore: Kray Chen, @splusc0703 , Debbie Ding, @hilmijohandi , @trtrist_ and @ianteestudio. The show closes on 15 September. _______ Image: 'Hotel', 2016, by @hilmijohandi. Oil on linen, 61 x 90 cm. Courtesy of @otafinearts.
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