ART DUBAI 2020 – TAILORED TO DIGITAL AUDIENCES

Sugarac shoes, Tiago Sant'Ana, Photography(mineral pigment on cotton paper), 2018. Courtesy of the artist Register by Maiara Cerqueira

Amid the challenging time for the art community, Art Dubai will be tailored to digital audience, the programme will include 2020 Online Catalogue, a Global Art Forum live-broadcast and an Online Performance Programme curated by Marina Fokidis.

2020 Online Catalogue

Art Dubai’s online catalogue will be launching on the 24th of March giving art lovers the opportunity to view more than 500 artworks by represented artists of Art Dubai participating galleries. Four gallery sections: Contemporary, Modern, Bawwaba, Residents, will help you discover modern and contemporary art and embark on a cultural journey.

Global Art Forum 14: Do You Story? Newshour Special

On the 25th of March will live-broadcast a “Newshour Special” dedicated to the stories and narratives. Hosted by Global Art Forum’s Commissioner, Shumon Basar, this Newshour Special will include appearances from Dubai based guests including Turner Prize co-winner Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Creative Director of the Museum of the Future Brendan McGetrick, Exhibitions Curator at Art Jameel Rahul Gudipudi; tele-conversations with artists Simon Denny and Jenna Sutela, curator Marina Fokidis, Futurist in Chief and Chief of Global Affairs of the Dubai Future Foundation Dr. Noah Raford; and new video content from artists Ana Maria Nicolaescu and Nabla Yahya.

Over the coming weeks a new series of Planetary Feeds will gather interviews, insights, personal impressions and other content by contributors from around the world.

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On(line) Healing, Curated by Marina Fokidis

Performance Programme, curated by Marina Fokidis, looks at healing that is addressed as an art form. The selected artists are Bahar Noorizadeh (Iran), Angelo Plessas (Greece), Tabita Rezaire (French Guyana), Tiago Sant’Ana (Brazil) and Imaad Majeed (Sri Lanka).


Extracted from Art Dubai press release

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