Art Dubai 2017

October 31, 2018

In this episode we discuss the 11th edition of Art Dubai. We highlight the changes we noticed with the new fair director, Myrna Ayad. We discuss works by this year's Abraaj Group Art Prize winner Rana Begum and the shortlisted artists, Doa Aly, Sarah Abu Abdallah and Raha Raissnia.

We also look at the various talks that took place across the fair and the role/presence of Art Dubai's sponsors and partners. We also ask look at the changes to A.i.R Dubai and list some of our favourite works we saw at the different galleries:
Rana Samara at Zawyeh Gallery (Ramallah)
Amba Sayal-Bennett at Carbon 12 (Dubai)
Mario Garcia Torres at Galleria Franco Noero (Turin)
Aya Haider, Ahmed Matar, Muhanned Shono, Sara Abdu at Athr Gallery (Jeddah)