Antonia Carver, the British-born director of cultural organisation Art Jameel, is based at Jameel Arts Centre on Jaddaf Waterfront. She oversaw the opening of the privately owned institution, one of Dubai’s first contemporary art museums, in 2018. Free to enter, the engaging and tranquil space sits right by the Dubai Creek next to the Jaddaf Waterfront Sculpture Park.
She never tires of her workplace. “I feel so super-lucky to work here. I get to look