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  • Dubai Design Week

    The region’s largest creative festival
    9 - 14 November 2020

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Dubai Design Week is held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority



Abwab translates as ‘doors’ in Arabic and is an annually remodelled exhibition responding to an evolving creative landscape and new blends of designers. It is the only initiative of its kind to offer…

Exhibitions, Installations

Dubai Design Week

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Global Grad Show

Global Grad Show is a not-for-profit initiative that works with the next generation of innovators from across the world who are creating solutions for a better tomorrow, in the fields of design,…


Dubai Design Week

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Downtown Design

The key event of Dubai Design Week, Downtown Design is the Middle East’s leading fair for high-quality, original design.


Dubai Design District (d3)

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Dubai Design Week 2019 | Overview Film

The festival welcomed over 90,000 visitors to take part in over 200 programmes and activities.

Global Grad Show open call for COVID-19 collateral issues

How can we provide reliable health information and care to hard-to-reach communities? Project Shifra uses technology to offer public health services to vulnerable populations.⁠

Downtown Design 2019 | Highlights

A key event of Dubai Design Week the region’s leading design fair features international and regional brands, alongside a stellar talks programme at the The Forum, specially commissioned projects and…

Voices of Design | Featuring Aljoud Lootah

Leading Emirati designer Aljoud Lootah talks about how regional creatives are offering a new perspective on the Middle East by interpreting their culture and traditions for a global audience.

Voices of Design | Featuring Tarik Al Zaharna of T.ZED Architects

The Founder and Director of the Dubai-based practice talks about how a new generation of regional designers and clients is driving the growing demand for high-quality design solutions across the…

Global Grad Show 2019

Dubai Design Week’s highlight event, Global Grad Show is an exhibition of social impact innovation from graduate students across the world.

2019 Programme

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