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Applications are now open for the 16th edition of Art Dubai, taking place between March 3–5, 2023 with VIP preview days on March 1-2, 2023 at Madinat Jumeirah.

To apply click here

All new galleries must Register a gallery profile to use the exhibitors portal.

Returning Galleries can Log In using their existing log-in details to access their gallery profile and to submit new applications.

The deadline for applications is September 15, 2022.

For any further enquiries please contact: : Tanya Singhal, tanya@artdubai.ae


Art Dubai Contemporary showcases galleries from around the world, ranging from emerging art scenes to established centres, presenting solo or group shows and offering new global perspectives to help cultivate a culture of discovery.

Art Dubai Contemporary applications are reviewed by the Art Dubai Selection Committee.


Art Dubai Modern is a one of a kind platform, focusing on Modern art from the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. The section will focus on solo shows dedicated to a particular period or thematic dialogue and feature artists working between the 1950s and 1990s whose works are retrospectively playing a key role in today’s artistic landscape.

Art Dubai Modern 2023 will be co-curated by art critic and curator Mouna Mekouar and art historian,  curator and currently  the  Director of GameC in Bergamo, Lorenzo Giusti.


Bawwaba, meaning gateway in Arabic, serves as a portal to discovery of works created in the past year or specifically for the fair, offering visitors a curated reading of current artistic developments across wide geographical scopes across “The Global South”, via ambitious solo artist presentations.

Bawwaba 2023 will be curated by independent curator and lecturer at Silpakorn University Vipash Purichanont.


Art Dubai Digital returns for its 2nd edition and will invite an expanded array of disciplines and practices to interact with each other by looking at the intersection of art, design, music, fashion, and world-building in order to expand our understanding of new media and movements in culture.

Art Dubai Digital 2023 will be a curated section.