World Art Dubai
World Art Dubai
The World Art Dubai Festival will be taking place for the fourth time and will give us all the chance to enjoy one of the most creative art festivals and fairs that take place in the Middle East. The World Art Dubai Festival and Fair has been expanding and growing over the past four years and has now reached an incredible size. The whole exhibition is addressing the demand for affordable and contemporary art in the Middle East and a platform for artists to showcase their work.
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World Art Dubai now spans an area of around 6,000 square metres (64,500 square ft) within the Dubai World Trade Centre, and fills up an incredible amount of floor space. The Dubai World Art festival and fair now also features a number of new areas and segments, where artists who cater to a specific niche or prefer a specific medium can showcase their artwork to the right people.
There are dedicated areas for galleries, solo artists, group artists, photography, digital art, sculptures and more.
The World Art Dubai festival will be taking place from the 18th of April until the 21st of April and will be located at the world famous Dubai World Trade Centre and will be one of the most prominent showcases for artists in the whole Middle East.
World Art Dubai has been created to allow regular people to own original pieces of artwork such as traditional paintings, contemporary artworks, prints, sculptures, photographs and more without spending a ludicrous amount of money. The artwork at World Art Dubai range from $100 all the way up to $20,000, so there’s something there for everyone.
Doors will open at 2:00 PM and the event will come to a close at 9:00 PM on each of the four days.
World Art Dubai will feature a number of segments and areas such as: VIP preview, Exhibition Islam, Art for Every Wall under $1,000, Live Art demos, Art Talks, Creative Workshops, Art Collabs and Art installations as well as an outdoor patio area where you can relax and catch up with friends and other art lovers.
Where Is The World Art Dubai Festival Taking Place?
The World Art Dubai Festival is an amazing opportunity to enjoy real authentic art with the chance to own some of these amazing artworks, you’ll want to visit the Dubai World Trade Centre on Sheikh Zayed Road.
What Are Some Of The Highlights of World Art Dubai?
Some of the highlights of the World Art Dubai Festival for 2018 will be:
An exclusive VIP Programme, which is an invite-only event for VIPs. VIPs will be given the opportunity to purchase exclusive artwork and preview the offerings before anybody else.
A Personal Curator, exclusive for VIP guests, who will receive a personal curator who’s expansive knowledge will allow you to make the best purchases and know more about each piece.
Creative Workshops, which will give a hands-on experience through the crafts.
Art Talks, a free event that will give public speakers a chance to spread knowledge to the visitors to the World Art Dubai.
Live Art Demonstrations, where you can see all of the amazing creations come to live with live painting, sculpting and more.
Art for Every Wall, get your very first piece of original art for less than 3,000 AED (£580).
Order, Chaos and Light, which is an immersive experience in how the human body perceives different environments.
Doodle Marathon, a non-stop live and unplanned performance by four artists who will create on the fly some of their most artistic creations.
Virtual Reality Installation, a VR tech demo that lets you step inside the artwork and experience it from within.
The Patio, a cool outdoor area that will let you travel through The Ripe Market, enjoy some live music, hit the food trucks and more.
Wearable Pop Art Design, where you can take your own piece of clothing and have it recreated in the style of your favourite pop art designs.
Japanese Calligraphy, watch the ancient art of calligraphy as performed by some of the most talented calligraphers who perform alongside music.
And many more.
How Much Do World Art Dubai Tickets Cost?
If you want to spend some time at the World Art Dubai Festival, you’ll be required to buy a ticket in advance.
The event is spanning across four days, so you have a choice of four tickets.
Wednesday the 18th of April Tickets
Early Bird entry tickets for Wednesday are priced up at 20 AED (£4) per person and children under the age of 16 enter for free.
Thursday the 19th of April Tickets
Early Bird entry tickets for Thursday are priced up at 20 AED (£4) per person and children under the age of 16 enter for free.
Friday the 20th of April Tickets
Early Bird entry tickets for Friday are priced up at 20 AED (£4) per person and children under the age of 16 enter for free.
Saturday the 21st of April Tickets
Early Bird entry tickets for Saturday are priced up at 20 AED (£4) per person and children under the age of 16 enter for free.
If you miss out on the chance to purchase some of the exclusive early bird tickets, the general entry fee will increase to 25 AED (£5) per person.
Who Will Be At World Art Dubai?
There are going to be a huge number of exhibitors at World Art Dubai, but the whole event’s official sponsors are as follows:
Organised by: The Dubai World Trade Centre
Official Airline: Emirates
Official Courier Partner: DHL
Official Publisher: ITP Media Group
Official School Partners: Repton School and Foremarke School
Official Travel Partner: Alpha Tours Dubai
Part of: The Dubai Art Season through Dubai Culture
Market Partner: The Ripe Market
Supporting Partner: American University in the Emirates
Official Indian Representative: Rare Mandi