World Art Dubai (WAD) was created to cater to Dubai’s insatiable demand for contemporary art, as personal luxury spending grows to be worth $3.3 billion and art sales reach an annual turnover of $4 million.
The upcoming third edition of World Art Dubai from 12-15 April 2017 is set to generate real buzz amongst the booming Middle East contemporary art scene with its unique selection of over 150 international galleries and artists from five continents.
ArtPlus has been collaborating with World Art Dubai for the last three years and is offering artists the chance to exhibit.
Here is what you need to know
Payment for Participation: The 1500 AED participation fee enables you to submit a 1mx1m meter artwork & sell it during the exhibition. Entries are accepted up until February 28 only. If approved & paid, you can send your artwork to Art Plus any time before the 2nd week of April.
1. What kind of artwork am I allowed to submit?
The Art Plus Gallery primarily accepts paintings for submission. Other media such as - engravings, sculpture are also accepted. However, this requires custom pricing that the gallery will provide.
2. I plan on submitting more than one artwork. Do I have to pay additional fees?
Yes. 1500 AED per artwork.
3. My artwork is more than 1 meter but I really want to participate. Will I be paying more than 1500 AED?
Yes. Art plus will calculate and customize your price according to the specific space needed to exhibit your artwork.
4. My artwork is not yet done. Can I still join?
Yes. Just send in details to the art consultant for approval
5. I’m not from UAE. Can I still join?
Yes! A lot of artists join in from different countries.