World Art Dubai

World Art Dubai

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Art, Antiques and Crafts



Organised By: Dubai World Trade Centre

​​​The vivid colours of World Art Dubai will once again entice the art-loving crowd of Dubai. Hailed as the largest affordable art retail fair in the region, the show is a unique fusion of art, entertainment and education, uniting artists, retailers, dealers and designers in one vibrant space.

One of the most-awaited events of the Dubai Official Art Season, World Art Dubai aims to make art accessible to all, with a diverse range of contemporary paintings, prints, sculptures, photographs and mixed media from all over the world. Visitors can also take part in inspiring activities across the halls. You'll meet over 200 exhibitors from five continents, representing more than 300 artists. There will also be more than and 4,000 original art pieces to choose from.

The upcoming event will also include new genres such as digital art and photography. The World Art Dubai Awards (WADA) will once again recognise and reward the best exhibiting talent under five categories. You wouldn’t want to miss this year’s highlight - the youngest artist in the world, Aarav Verma, a 10-year-old prodigy who started painting when he was just three.

The 2018 edition was a runaway success, featuring a range of exciting and creative visitor activities, from motivating art talks and hands-on workshops to live art demonstrations. Each session added a unique stroke to the big picture. Exclusive features included the VIP Programme - an invite-only event for VIP’s to meet artists and receive guided tours of all the artwork. There was something for everyone, with the doodle marathon, VR art, live music, Japanese calligraphy, and much more adding colour to the show.

For anyone with an interest or passion for art, this is the place to connect with global artists and find a works you truly love.

Past Attendance