Sikka Art Festival 2024: Dates, Venue, Installations And All About This Vibrant Fest Happening At Al Shindagha

Celebrating creativity in Dubai with an amazing annual festival.

by Deeplata Garde
Sikka Art Festival 2024: Dates, Venue, Installations And All About This Vibrant Fest Happening At Al Shindagha

The much-anticipated 12th edition of the Sikka Art and Design Festival is set to grace the Al Shindagha Historic Neighbourhood from 23rd February to 3rd March 2024. Showcasing a diverse array of outdoor installations, art exhibitions, live performances, film screenings, poetry evenings, workshops, and homegrown F&B concepts, the festival promises an immersive experience within the vibrant atmosphere of Dubai’s creative landscape.

The Sikka Art And Design Festival Is Back With Its 12th Edition

Under the esteemed patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority and Member of the Dubai Council, the Sikka Art and Design Festival stands as a pillar event within the Dubai Art Season. It serves as an innovative platform to unite various art forms, celebrate regional creative talent, and nurture emerging artists, aligning with Dubai’s cultural vision to establish the city as a global cultural hub and a nurturing ground for talent.

Highlights Of The Festival

This year’s edition boasts participation from over 500 creatives. It will showcase its artworks across the historic lanes of Old Dubai, including the iconic Al Shindagha district. Visitors can marvel at massive murals and explore artworks displayed within historic houses, offering a glimpse into the rich cultural tapestry of the region.

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Immersive Workshops & Musical Performances

With over 200 workshops catering to both children and adults, attendees have the opportunity to unleash their creativity. Also, participate in family-friendly activities. Additionally, the festival will feature music performances by over 70 musicians, providing a melodic backdrop to the immersive artistic experience.

Indulge In Culinary Delights And Engaging Talks

Food enthusiasts can delight in treats from more than 35 homegrown food vendors. Are you one of those seeking intellectual stimulation? So, attend talks and panel discussions on various topics related to art and culture. Keep an eye out for updates on sessions and discussions via @sikkaplatform on social media.

The Sikka Art and Design Festival invites all art enthusiasts and culture aficionados. Get ready to immerse themselves in a celebration of creativity and artistic expression.

Where: Al Shindagha Historic Neighbourhood
When: 23 Feb – 3 March
Cost: Free Entry

Cover Image Courtesy: Dubai Media Office/ Website, Sikka Art & Design Festival/ Insta

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