Open Call: Dubai Design District Launches Art Competition

Jan 07,2019

Dubai Design District(D3) has announced a unique opportunity for artists in the UAE.

The fencing art competition is open to all ages and will involve covering D3's 278 fencing panels in artwork. The submitted artwork must exhibit three values

  • Unite: bring makers, thinkers and contributors together to shape Dubai's future.
  • Create: cultivate artists to generate ideas that power design, art and culture in our region.
  • Inspire: be the positive change that serves as an inspiring destination for designers to then inspire the community, the region and the world.

Each panel measures 2m x 2m, once awarded, the artist will be required to create at least 15 individual panel designs that will be duplicated in the printing process. All artwork will be printed on flex material, and must be computerised.

  • 20 January, 2019: Submission deadline
  • 23 January, 2019: Three winners announced. Each winner will receive Dh20,000

All work should be submitted by e-mail in PDF format to For more info visit