Art Dubai attracts a high number of groups from schools and universities, welcoming more than 1000 UAE and GCC-based students on specially organised tours.

Bespoke Education Guides were created for university group visitors who enjoyed free access to Art Dubai.

Visiting the fair

All students visiting the fair enjoyed free access upon showing a valid school/university ID during the public days of the fair. Guided group visits were also organized for students from over 40 schools and universities.

Information and gallery halls etiquette

• 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 on Ladies Day, Wednesday, March 21st 1-4pm)
• 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.