In addition to the usual DFCM and TSC Souqs, ARTE organised two special souks at Bay Avenue (Business Bay) and in Ras Al Khaimah. Photos were taken by Rohini of Ragmatazz and MC StudioNdesign, with thanks.
Bay Avenue, Dubai Business Bay
On the 5th of April, upon invitation by the Dubai Culture Authortiy, ARTE arranged a market showcasing Dubai’s creative talent as part of the Dubai Art Season initiative. Titled ARTE on Business Bay Avenue , approved handmade in the the UAE artisans showcased their craft products, ran creative workshops and demo-ed their crafting process. Visitors to the fair not enjoyed the best of both worlds – the picturesque view to the Burj Khalifa while buying and appreciating handmade work by ARTE artisans. More photos on ARTE’s facebook page.
Al Hamra Mall, Ras Al Khaimah
ARTE’s artisans have been very busy this month, with many of them participating in all the four fairs organised by ARTE in April. The last fair of the month took place on the 18th of April in Ras Al Khaimah. The ARTE RAK market will take place on the 16th of May, 2014. More photos on ARTE’s facebook page.