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ART DUBAI OPENS LARGEST EDITION TO DATE

Published: Mar. 9, 2022 at 1:00 AM CST|Updated: 15 hours ago

DUBAI, UAE, March 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Art Dubai, the leading global platform for art and artists from the Middle East and Global South, returns to Madinat Jumeirah Dubai from 11-13 March 2022 (previews 9 and 10 March).

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Art Dubai 2022 features over 100 Contemporary and Modern galleries from more than 40 countries across four main gallery sections: Contemporary, Modern, Bawwaba and Art Dubai Digital. The programme includes a series of ambitious new commissions by internationally

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Dubai Art Season returns with a unique mix of artistic and cultural events for 2022

With winter, comes the colourful art season and one of the prominent art gatherings is the Dubai Art Season which is all set to welcome visitors for two months, starting from February t to March 31, 2022.

Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), this year’s edition will be held under the theme ‘Take a Walk on the Art Side’ and will be a unique mix of artistic and cultural events.

The artistic event will be held across Dubai wherein citizens, residents and

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Dubai Culture and Arts Authority hosts its first NFT art exhibition

With NFTs at its trendiest best around the world these days, Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), too, has ventured into NFT art with its latest exhibition— ‘50/50’.

The exhibition, which is titled so, celebrates UAE’s 50th anniversary and features 50 works made by artists in the UAE.

Collaborating with Morrow Collective, an NFT curatorial platform, the authority is presenting the physical showcase of the artworks at Al Safa Art and Design Library which will commence from January 15.

The first exhibition of its kind to explicitly feature UAE-based artists, the display features creations by artists Khalid Al Banna,

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Al Burda Festival honours Islamic art, culture, and the greatness of Islamic civilisation at Expo 2020 Dubai

One of the most recognisable Islamic art events—the Al Burda Festival that has taken place on December 19 to 21, opened at the Dubai Exhibition Centre, Expo 2020 Dubai.

Organised by the Ministry of Culture and Youth, this year’s edition of the Al Burda Festival that takes place under the theme ‘Transcending Spaces, Discovering the World,’ honoured the creativity and excellence in the practice of various Islamic disciplines.

The Ministry of Culture and Youth launched the Al Burda Award in AH 1425 / 2004 AD to commemorate the birthday of Prophet Mohammed, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah

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