2019 looks to be another busy year for design events in here in Dubai and as ever they will be even bigger and better this year. So what do we have to look forward to?
Art Dubai 2019
So to kick off the year we start with one of the biggest art events in the region with over 90 galleries from over 40 different countries exhibiting across four galleries.
I’ve attended this event for last five years and generally really enjoy it, it’s a great opportunity to take in some art and culture as well as a spot of people watching.
World Art Dubai
3-6 April 2019
World Art Dubai is the region’s largest affordable retail art fair that provides a unique fusion of art, entertainment and education; welcoming art lovers, corporate buyers and private collectors. Take a look at the wide range of art pieces including Crystal, Glass and Ceramic art, Photography, Digital print, Wood and Stone art,Stone art, Ink, Pen and more in various styles like Street Art Contemporary Conceptual art and more.
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17th - 19th September 2019
The region’s largest interior design event, connecting 50,000+ architects, interior designers, retailers and procurement professionals with interior furniture and furnishings suppliers.
In 2019, INDEX will be part of Middle East Design and Hospitality Week (MEDHW), the biggest celebration of all things design and hospitality.
12th - 15th November 2019
This years Design Days Dubai has found a new home at Dubai Design District (D3). Heading it to it's 6th year this predominately interior design focused fair looks set to be even bigger and better with a programme of workshops, talks, mentoring sessions, installations and a record number of exhibitors from around the world. These will include; the return of Coletivo Amor de Madre (Brazil), award-winning multidisciplinary Atelier Marko Brajovic and the The Crafts Council, showcasing eleven contemporary makers from the UK.
Dubai Design Week
2017 will be the Third Dubai Design Week and just like last year the programme looks set to grow once again, so expect even bigger and better things from this years event.
The line up and program is yet to be announced but keep and eye on Dubai Design Week for further information.
Fikra Graphic Design Biennial 01: Ministry of Graphic Design
Fikra hosts this wide-ranging exhibition and curatorial initiative dedicated to graphic design in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
Anchored in Sharjah, but extending to the wider region and beyond, the Fikra Graphic Design Biennial will offer a global platform to promote the role of graphic design in the 21st century.
The exhibition explores how graphic design creates a departure point for dialogue, research, and design thinking; how it influences the present; and how it will imagine potential futures.
Date: 6th-8th December 2018
Once again Downtown Design will take place over three days during Dubai Design Week, at Dubai Design District (d3). The trade fair, the only platform in the Middle East for the region’s design trade professionals, is back for its forth year and will showcase the best in furniture, lighting, kitchen, bathroom, accessories, textile new technology and accessory brand from around the world.
For more information visit: Downtown Design