Art Dubai opens March 21

The largest and most established contemporary art fair in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia, Art Dubai takes place every year in March at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, and has become a cornerstone of the region’s fast-growing contemporary art community.

The sixth edition of Art Dubai, March 21-24, 2012, features over 75 galleries, a new programme of artists’ residencies; commissioned projects; workshops; performative tours; the Abraaj Capital Art Prize; and the critically acclaimed Global Art Forum.

Art Dubai is part of Art Week 2012, an umbrella programme featuring SikkaDesign Days Dubai, and a multitude of art and design exhibitions, projects and major museum shows programmed by partner institutions in Dubai and across the Gulf.

The fair is held under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, and is run as a joint venture between the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and Middle East Fairs Ltd.

Art Dubai Ladies’ Day, Wednesday March 21, is held under the patronage of HRH Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Women’s Establishment, Wife of HH Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs UAE.

Participating 2012 Galleries

Aaran Art Gallery | Agial Art Gallery | Aicon Gallery | Aidan Gallery | Galeria Teresa Anchorena | Ark Galerie* | Arndt | Artside Gallery | Artspace | Assar Art Gallery | Atassi Gallery | L’Atelier 21 | Athr Gallery | Ayyam Gallery | Biasa Artspace* | Bischoff/Weiss | Marianne Boesky Gallery | Bolsa de Arte | Galeri Canna* | Carbon 12 | Cardi Black Box | Chemould Prescott Road | Connoisseur Contemporary | Galleria Continua | Pilar Corrias | CRG Gallery | Galerie Chantal Crousel | D’Gallerie* | Galerie El Marsa | Experimenter | Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde | Selma Feriani Gallery | Frey Norris Contemporary & Modern | GC Estudio de Arte | Goodman Gallery | Alexander Gray Associates | Green Art Gallery | Green Cardamom | Grey Noise | Grosvenor Vadehra | Leila Heller Gallery | Galerie Kashya Hildebrand | Nettie Horn | Hosfelt Gallery | Hunar Gallery | Galerie Hussenot | Impronte Contemporary Art | In Situ/Fabienne Leclerc | Rose Issa Projects | Galerie Rodolphe Janssen | Jogja Contemporary* | Priska C. Juschka Fine Art | Kalfayan Galleries | Galerie Krinzinger | Espace Kettaneh Kunigk (Tanit) & Galerie Tanit | Lombard Freid Projects | Galerie Mirchandani + Steinruecke | Galerie Nathalie Obadia | October Gallery | The Pace Gallery | Paradise Row | Galerie Perrotin | Pi Artworks | Piece Unique | Platform China | Galerie Janine Rubeiz | The Running Horse | Seven Art Limited | Sfeir-Semler | Galeria Filomena Soares | Sutton Gallery | Tashkeel | The Third Line | X-ist

*Participating in MARKER, a section of concept stands focusing in 2012 on Indonesia, curated by Alia Swastika


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