This year’s fair features a record 105 galleries from 48 countries, making it the largest edition to date. Students will have the opportunity to see museum-quality displays from over 400 artists ranging from cutting-edge Contemporary works to Modern masterpieces. They will be able to develop their critical thinking skills and art knowledge as they investigate and explore during their visit to the fair.

Students are invited to attend the 2019 Art Dubai Fair on specially organised tours offered from Wednesday March 20th –  Saturday March 23rd 2019.

Information and gallery halls etiquette

  • All students visiting the fair enjoy free access upon showing a valid school/university ID during the public days of the fair
  • Please deter your students from touching any artworks in the gallery halls
  • No running or shouting allowed in the gallery halls
  • No eating or drinking allowed in the gallery halls
  • No leaning against walls or plinths
  • Please make sure all mobiles are kept on silent mode in the gallery halls
  • Photography without a flash is permitted in general unless otherwise stated (except during the Ladies Preview)
  • Common areas for group discussions and sketching are available at the fair.
  • Groups are asked to remain no longer than 15 minutes in front of any artwork and be prepared to move on if asked by Art Dubai representatives to avoid congestion
  • Food vendors and prayer rooms are available on-site. The premises are wheelchair accessible

Health and safety

Art Dubai takes place in Madinat Jumeirah and abides by the health and safety regulations imposed by Jumeirah Group Hotels following legislation of the Local Authority.