The Fair


World Art Dubai returns from 17-20 April 2025 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, gathering contemporary art from across the globe and providing collectors and enthusiasts a community to explore diverse and original artworks, all under one roof.

World Art Dubai Curators

World Art Dubai Art Advisor

A Unique Fusion of Art, Education & Entertainment

Featuring +4000 pieces from around the globe, WAD unites +400 galleries and artists from +60 countries around the world, each with their own unique take on art.

From emerging artists, pop-art icons and fashion art disrupters, to experimental expressionists and fine art and photography practitioners, our exhibition is an eclectic melting pot of artistic style.

WAD Awards

The WAD Awards celebrated the amazing talents among the participating galleries and artists at World Art Dubai 2023. Each awardee was been selected based on their contributions to the event.

Categories included:

  • Best Solo Artist
  • Best Gallery
  • Best Emerging Artist
  • Outstanding Artwork
  • Artist In Residence

Award Categories for the 10th Edition

  • Best Sculpture
  • Best Graffiti Artist
  • Best Wearable Art
  • Best Photographer
  • Best Curated Stand
  • Best Sustainable Art
  • Best Social Impact Art
  • Ten-Year Excellence Award
  • Artisan Milestone Award

Country Pavilion for the 10th Edition

  • Best UAE Based Pavilion Artist
  • Best Emirati Pavilion Artist
  • Best Japan Pavilion Artist
  • Best GCC Pavilion Artist
  • Best Russia Pavilion Artist
  • Best India Pavilion Artist
  • Best Europe Pavilion Artist
  • Best Asia Pavilion Artist
  • Best UK Pavilion Artist
  • Best Turkey Pavilion Artist
  • Best USA Pavilion Artist
  • Best Iran Pavilion Artist

World Art Dubai 2024

The milestone edition of World Art Dubai concluded on a high and heralded as the most successful edition with placing the spotlight on a range of diverse artists and galleries from all over the world.