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 visitors will be able to enjoy exceptional experiences as the participation of artists from the UAE, thrive to enrich the emirate’s thriving art scene.

The two-month-long event will kick off with the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, held in partnership with Dubai Culture at Al Habtoor City Hotels.

The ongoing mega-event Expo 2020 Dubai will also partake in the festival and will see a series of artistic and cultural festivities. One of Dubai Culture’s flagship initiatives, the Sikka Art and Design Festival 2022, will also return in its 10th edition from March 14-24 in the Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood.

The season’s programme also includes Art Dubai, the Middle East’s important international art fair, which showcases contemporary and modern art from around the world. The event is all set to take place from March 11-13 in Madinat Jumeirah. This year’s edition of the exhibition will feature a special section exploring the world of digital and crypto arts.

Additionally, the art season will also witness World Art Dubai, Bulgari Contemporary Art Award, Libraries Talks – Literary Sessions among various other activities that are set to make the Dubai Art Season even more colourful for the year.

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