Art Dubai Art Week Editorial Highlights

My Art Guide Dubai/Sharjah/Abu Dhabi is a paper and digital issue dedicated to the art week in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi, running from March 19th to 25th 2018, available online and on iOS app. This edition has been developed thanks to an incredible editorial committee formed by Majed Al Hashly (Head of Communication at Louvre Abu Dhabi), Manal Ataya (Director General of the Sharjah Museums Authority) and Vilma Jurkute (Director at Alserkal Avenue). The committee has been working to select the best and most interesting art spaces and exhibitions in town as well as the coolest restaurants and hotels. Majed Al Hashly has worked in the communications field for the past 7 years. He graduated... Read More
My Art Guide Dubai/Sharjah/Abu Dhabi Editorial Committee
Farah Al Qasimi
On the occasion of the Art Week running in Dubai from March 19th to 24th, we asked curator and director of Baarjel Art Foundation, Karim Sultan, to have a conversation with artist Farah Al Qasimi to learn more about her practice and involvement in the... Read More
Hale Tenger, Under, 2018, mixed media installation. Audio: Serdar Ateşer, Electro/acoustic consultant: Hakan Kurşun, Dubbing artist: Ceren Türkmenoğlu. Commissioned by Alserkal Programming.
Alserkal Programming has appointed Hale Tenger for a commissioned public intervention guest curated by Mari Spirito, to be launched at Alserkal Avenue during Dubai Art Week in March 2018. Spirito is Founder and Curator of Protocinema, a non-profit organisation... Read More

Art Dubai 2018

Art Dubai 2016

Art Dubai 2018

Madinat Jumeirah

Art Dubai Contemporary

Art Dubai 2018: Contemporary

Madinat Jumeirah

Art Dubai Modern

Art Dubai 2018: Modern

Madinat Jumeirah

© Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Courtesy of Art Dubai

Other Fairs & Events

March Meeting 2017

March Meeting 2018: Active Forms

Sharjah Art Foundation

Courtesy of Sharjah Art Foundation
A scene from Fully Booked Dubai Art Book Fair 2017. Photograph by Helga Traxler, Courtesy Fully Booked
World Art Dubai 2015

World Art Dubai 2018

Dubai World Trade Centre


Discover the exhibitions in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi
Art Jameel and Delfina Foundation have collaborated to present Plan for Feminist Greater Baghdad, the solo exhibition by Ala Younis which is held simultaneously in London and Dubai. A new installation co-commisioned by the two institutions will be shown: Plan (fem.) for Greater Baghdad, that builds on the artist’s 2015 work, Plan for Greater Baghdad, which was included in the Central Exhibition of the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015.    
Ala Younis: Plan for Greater Baghdad
Anna Boghiguian, In the foreground: A Play to Play, 2013

Anna Boghiguian

Sharjah Art Foundation
16/03/2018 - 16/06/2018

This solo show dedicated to Anna Boghiguian is a retrospective encompassing four decades of the artist’s work and presenting six large bodies of Boghiguian’s work: her multimedia installations “The Salt Traders” (2015), “A Play to... Read More
Concrete @ Alserkal Avenue
Presented by Alserkal Programming and UAE Unlimited the exhibition “Ishara: Signs, Symbols and Shared Languages” curated by Karim Sultan, features new works by 10 UAE-based artists, in addition to loaned works by guest artists Ramin Haerizadeh,... Read More
Nazgol Ansarinia, "The Mechanisms of Growth, Demolishing buildings, Buying waste" (detail), 2017. Courtesy of the artist and Green Art Gallery. Photo by Rachel Gruijters
Green Art Gallery presents a solo show by Iranian artist Nazgol Ansarinia. The artist works with different media which include drawings, collages, sculptures, murals and textile works. She uses them to depict daily urban life of Tehran, her hometown. The... Read More
Kenny Scharf, "Melty Slop", 2017
Leila Heller Gallery presents the first solo exhibition in the UAE by Kenny Scharf (b. 1958), muralist, painter, sculptor, and installation artist, best known for his fantastical, large-scale paintings of anthropomorphic animals and imagined creatures.... Read More

Art Spaces

Museums, foundations, galleries in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi selected by our Editorial Committee
A4 by Alserkal Avenue, Dubai

A4 Space


Courtesy of Alif Art Gallery
Art Sawa, DIFC

Art Sawa


Courtesy of Artspace

Tabari Artspace


Ayyam Gallery Al Quoz, Dubai
Carbon 12, Exterior, Dubai

Carbon 12


Courtesy of Cuadro



Emirates Fine Art Society, Sharjah

Empty 10


Bersun Erturk, Day & Night, Through the Eyes of the Fisherman, artwork view at FN Designs, Dubai.

FN Designs

Artists Studios

Green Art Gallery


Hotels, restaurants and bars in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi selected by our Editorial Committee
Armani Hotel Dubai, Exterior
Courtesy of Fairmont The Palm
Courtesy of Jumeirah Creekside Hotel
Courtesy of JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
101 restaurant




Café Belge


cake dubai




Center Cut



Coya Dubai