An exceptional line-up of international artists and galleries from across the globe, with a palette of fun for everyone under one roof

World Art Dubai App

A comprehensive guide to WAD, allowing you to discover artists and galleries, unique original artworks, the programme and event map.
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Art Advisory

A complementary one-on-one consultation with the art advisors to discuss your specific needs and preferences and find the perfect artwork for your space during the fair.

The Tashkeel Art Clinic

Tashkeel Art Clinic is where an artist can get a one-to-one art portfolio review, advice on how to grow in the UAE with a guide on where to enjoy great art across the country.

Spin Art Performance

A truly immersive experience with splashes of color on a spinning canvas accompanied by music that creates beautiful, swirling patterns by Sergey Markofken.

Panel discussion by Commercial Interior Design

A panel of leading interior designers and art consultants on choosing the right art pieces, the rise of digital art and how making the wrong art choices can affect the result.

Artist in Residence Award

In partnership with the 8th Ave. gallery, an international artist to be granted a residency at Jumeriah Creekside Hotel to create an art collection that is followed by an exhibition.

Infinite QR Code Installation

A tribal symbols of the future from Argentina By Carolina Kleine Samson. Each QR code invites you to surprise yourself with a digital artworks.

Emerging Visual Artists Prize

Celebrating the Future of Digital Art through the 5th edition of the Emerging Visual Artists Prize in partnership with Rove Hotel

WAD Around The World

Highlighting the art and culture of The Republic of South Korea and bringing 100+ artists and 410 diverse artworks with an array of live performances and workshops.

Urban Art DXB

Future Artists at WAD

Highlighting young talents form from diverse backgrounds and give them a chance to be seen, thrive, and network with the art world

Nikon Kids Photo Club

A series of free classes for kids managed to sustain a community of young aspiring photographers.

Live Performances

An action-packed programme of art and cultural performances which include live painting, VR experience, Ice show and much more.

WAD Studio

A vibrant and inspiring space to encourage the creative soul in you to embrace the art-making process with a wide range of materials and expert guidance.

The Art Walk

Art on the move, on the ramp. Firing up the catwalk are a line-up of creative artists presenting their latest masterpieces.

Art for Every Wall

Visually spectacular yet budget-friendly - Art for Every Wall features a wide collection of affordable originals.