Art Dubai: Three times the charm

Our congratulations to the guest curators for the new sections of the fair’s 2019 edition.

From left to right: Elise Atangana, (Photo: Eva Bartussek), Fernanda Brenner (Photo: Everton Ballardin) and Munira Al Sayegh.

Brazilian Fernanda Brenner, Founder and Artistic Director of São Paulo-based contemporary art space Pivô and one of the most influential curators in Latin America, will co-curate the expanded Residents section of the fair that this year will focus on Latin America.

French-Cameroonian curator Élise Atangana, will curate the inaugural edition of Bawwaba (meaning gateway in Arabic), that will exhibit works by individual artists from, based in, or focused on the Middle East, Latin America, Africa, Central and South Asia.

Emirati curator Munira Al Sayegh, a well-established name in the UAE art scene, will both co-curate Residents and work with the Campus Art Dubai 7.0 cohort, who will create a body of work that will be exhibited during the fair.