Dubai Design Week is an annual week-long festival celebrating design and creativity in the UAE and beyond through an extensive programme of free-to-attend exhibitions, installations, engaging activities and pop-ups, talks and workshops, accessible for visitors at all levels.
With a varied programme of 270+ activities staged at the festival’s main hub in Dubai Design District (d3) and around the city, visitors enjoyed a diverse line-up of impactful experiences;
With a key focus on supporting the creative community in Lebanon this year, rising and established Lebanese design talent was highlighted throughout the festival’s programme; from architectural installations and product design, to artisanal Lebanese delicacies at The Marketplace and outdoor music sessions.
Dubai Design Week is owned and managed by the Art Dubai Group, and is held under the dedicated patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (DCAA). It is in strategic partnership with Dubai Design District (d3), and supported by Dubai Culture & Arts Authority and A.R.M. Holding.
Visitors discovered the best of local artisans, creatives and small businesses at a brand new open-air retail experience, the Dubai Design Week Marketplace
The weekend programme invited families and children to celebrate the best of the Middle East’s design scene with outdoor installations, exhibitions and drop-in workshops.
A range of exhibitions were staged in d3 ranging from ‘Tanween’ by Tashkeel and ‘Mn Laila’ by Hamzat Wasl to ‘Space Exploration and Design’ by The Institut Français in the UAE and many more
The festival invited visitors to explore its extensive programme of events and activities happening around Dubai Design District (d3) and engage in creative workshops.
Dubai Design Week 2020 kicked off and welcomed visitors to the exhibitions and installations following all guidelines and safety measures.
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