Dubai has much to offer from an art perspective, both contemporary and traditional. As the city grows its artists and art attract more and more international attention.
Artists draw on Dubai's rich culture and traditions to produce many interesting collections.
In recent years, Iranian Art has become very popular and represents good value.
There are several art galleries located around Dubai. (See listings below),and exhibits are frequently displayed in hotel lobbies, Shopping Malls etc.
Art Exhibitions and similar events are advertised weekly on Time Out Dubai, What’s on Dubai, Dubai’s radio stations, and local newspapers.
The Majilis Gallery is set in traditional surrounds, and it attracts some exciting exhibitions, it also retails an extensive range of unusual glassware, potteries and fabrics.
Dubai Community Theatre & Arts Centre features an impressive art gallery, it also offers various classes for a range of abilities and skills. It has several purpose built studios for painting, photography, sculpture, potteries and much more….