Dubai Canvas 2018: Audience to enjoy creative works in La Mer.

Posted on February 09, 2018

The 4th edition of the “Dubai Canvas” 3D art festival organized by Brand Dubai, the creative arm of the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO) in partnership with Meraas, will include new elements that will further boost the event position as a leading festival that features a wide selection of contemporary art forms in addition to 3D art.

The “Dubai Canvas” organizing committee said that the fourth edition will be held in La Mer, Meraas’ beachfront development, the new location will allow audience to enjoy artworks within the surrounding environment with its sprawling timber walkways and beachside promenades.

Maitha Buhumaid, Director of Brand Dubai, said that the “Dubai Canvas” 2018 includes new additions aiming at enriching the aesthetic ambience of Dubai’s urban spaces and create opportunities for the public to engage with various artforms. “Dubai Canvas” is committed to fostering creativity and excellence in the contemporary art forms, and to providing artistic opportunities for young Emirati artists.

To ensure the maximum benefits from the event and the presence of international artists, the organizing committee will host many events and festivities on the sideline of Dubai Canvas to facilitate interaction between local artists and art students with international artists to learn more about the various arts trends and techniques.

The annual event also features a number of entertainment activities that are open for the public. For those interested in watching artists while working on their projects, they can do so by visiting La Mer starting from 26th February.

More info: website Dubai Canvas