Art Galleries in Dubai

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Art Galleries in Dubai

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  • NICHOLAS T
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates9,257 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This is a cool area with limited vehicle access in Al Quoz.

    There are a wide range of independent restaurants and stores as well as regular pop ups, markets, a cinema and fitness centres.

    A great spot to visit for something different in Dubai.
    Written 24 February 2024
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  • Candie2
    Houston, TX28 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Have good variety of gifts and souvenirs. It is a nice market place, not to expensive. The people are so polite.
    Written 4 October 2021
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  • Lucy K
    Surrey, UK8 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Took my Mum and Uncle who are visiting me here today as my Mum asked to go to an art gallery. I said we don’t really have them here in Dubai but I was wrong! After a bit of online searching Pro Art stood out as worth a visit. It is a large gallery bursting with amazing pieces including Damien Hirst, Andy Warhol, Dali and Picasso. We were given a tour by a lovely gentleman who knew the story of every piece and really brought our experience to life. Highly recommended!
    Written 29 January 2020
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  • zignekr
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates234 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    XVA gallery is hidden away in the old part of the Dubai. It is an art gallery with a cost cafe and restaurant. I recommend coming in just to see the artwork. Not sure how frequently it’s changed but we really enjoyed some of the art installations by local artists.
    I am surprised this place is not more popular..
    Written 13 June 2023
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  • Witoldzio
    Manhattan, KS611 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Good place, barely anybody in there, so you can have it all to yourself. The exhibit contains some very interesting personal objects of important Emirati women, lots of info about women's role in the UAE. The second floor has walls filled with poems (amazing!). The place has great energy. The lady at the entrance is also a great guide and she can answer many questions.
    Written 19 January 2022
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  • Wonderlust0710
    Mumbai139 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Located in the Bastakiya area, this gallery is delightful both in the art it houses and the vibe. One steps into a courtyard surrounded by art and an incredibly charming studio space. The gallery owner was friendly and happy to share information on the art on show.
    Written 18 July 2018
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  • Avgustina A
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I love ! this place.If you are even a little bit into art somehow or just a curious person, you should visit Abdakulova art gallery, located in DIFC area. Amazing collection of art pieces from Central Asia, which can be purchased there.Perfect location, not overcrowded, so u can enjoy your time.Very friendly and welcoming staff, who can consult on any artwork. The gallery has a strong permanent collection of contemporary visual arts. Definitely worth your time)
    Written 28 July 2017
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  • Shridhar Aiyer
    Pune, India28 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Spent some time in the art cafe inside in the March of 2019. Amazing vibe. Really good crowd. Great food and Beverages. A bit in the expensive side. Saw the exhibition area and the creativity corner. Shot a few videos. Delegation of international speakers.
    Written 6 June 2021
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  • Beena Singh
    12 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    MRK Contemporary Art Gallery has easy access from Shiekh Zayed Road, opposite Burj Khalifa and Al Wasl Road City Walk. The gallery has diverse styles from affordable to extreme high end private viewing highest quality of artworks by celebrity Emirati and International Eurabian artists. Even if you are not going to buy, I strongly recommend you visit to get a feel-good factor. The Gallery makes you feel fresh and elevates your spirit.You would also learn about the culture and traditions of United Arab Emirates. I would give five stars to the Gallery.
    Written 14 March 2023
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  • Aylin T
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Gallery 27 is definitely by far the best gallery I have visited. Their artists that they work with are extremely talented and they all utilise a variety of techniques to present amazing art pieces with mixtures of different styles and textures. The gallery's style of pop art is exceptionally unique and makes it stand out from all the other galleries in Dubai. I highly recommend visiting here and indulging yourself in this wonderful experience! :)
    Written 15 May 2023
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  • Kloudia
    Minnesota1,401 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I went with my daughter as she starts Art at school, she was very excited and happy with this visit, I advised the school to give the chance for the school art class to come in atrip and visit.
    Written 31 October 2018
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  • lara s
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I just got the photos of our family irises done in yas mall eyemazy shop. It was amazing: the photos came out perfect: you can see our souls in the pics and both Irene and Trixie were professionals , gifted and very helpful.
    I just cannot recommend them enough: the experience is one of its kind and the staff is very talented
    Written 15 April 2023
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  • Bassam S
    Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    One of the best galleries I’ve been to in Dubai. There are so many unique exhibits that cannot be found anywhere else. It’s definitely worth a visit if you are in Dubai
    Mall
    Written 6 May 2020
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  • Writergirldubai
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates68 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Many of us know nothing about good art, but a nice way to start learning is by viewing and appreciating truly great art.

    I stumbled upon Dubai's new Sovereign art gallery, and was pleasantly stunned to see some of the world's best known Indian masterpieces on show. Even plebian tastes can appreciate the pioneers of Modern Indian art - MF Husain, VS Gaitonde, SH Raza and the like.

    You will get a bonus if the curator is in residence at this gallery. He is knowledgeable, jovial, gracious, and very generous with his time if you are asking questions (I confess I had several dozen questions).

    Drop in, look around, study the works on the walls, and enjoy a wonderful conversation. You will leave knowing more about art than you have ever done. Highly recommended for singles, couples and art enthusiasts, and of course, for collectors.
    Written 29 May 2013
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  • chris c
    London, UK633 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    The gallery is a a bit out of the way near the camel market but well worth the trip. We visited the 'mind the gap' exhibition which features local artists. Imho true culture is difficult to find in Dubai and this is a great place to find a very welcome art space
    Written 17 April 2017
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