Dubai’s first major event of the season will host more than 120 artists and galleries from 25 countries, with more than 40 percent of creative talent travelling to the emirate from all over the world
World Art Dubai 2020, the region’s most accessible and affordable retail art fair, will embrace its status as the first major event of the season by uniting an eager global art community at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from October 8 to 10.
The opening act in Dubai’s event season, World Art Dubai 2020 will celebrate art in all its forms through an expansive collection of 2,000 curated artworks ranging from $100 – $20,000. The collection will be displayed by 120 solo artists and galleries from 25 countries, including a 50-strong contingent of international artists and galleries travelling to the event from India, Italy, Japan and more.
Held under the theme ‘Free Your Mind’, World Art Dubai’s sixth edition arrives as art enjoys a society-wide boost in popularity. With people all over the world turning to art as a means of creative escape in recent months, World Art Dubai has leveraged the art interest renaissance to house an international art community at DWTC.
From emerging Emirati artists and fashion art disrupters to experimental expressionists and urban art and photography practitioners, Dubai’s inclusive art and lifestyle event is set to wow art aficionados, established and newcomers alike.
Alongside the collected artworks, World Art Dubai will celebrate the return of major events to the emirate with a series of family-friendly activations held amid stringent health and safety precautionary measures to ensure a safe, attendance-controlled environment at DWTC.