Founded by thejamjar in 2007, ArtintheCity.com keeps you informed with the latest arts news, exhibitions, events, talks, concerts, festivals, art fairs, competitions and much more. It truly is a one-stop resource for the world of visual arts, film, literature, theatre, music, performance, and other cultural events in the UAE, Oman, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia.
Galleries, cultural venues, heritage sites, and arts foundations are listed on the website along with details on their events and exhibitions. You can browse by venue using the interactive map and venue listings, or by event, which can be filtered by dates or type of event.
ArtintheCity’s news section helps art lovers keep their finger on the pulse of the Middle East’s art scene with regularly added articles and features. News stories keep you up to date with new developments in the arts in and around the UAE, while interviews with artists and key arts individuals, and exhibition reviews allow further insight into art in the region.
The website offers an option to signup for fortnightly ArtAlert mailers that showcases ArtintheCity’s exhibition and event highlights, and key news from the arts scene for the fortnight. During major art fairs like Abu Dhabi Art and Art Dubai, ArtintheCity runs daily ArtAlerts featuring our top picks for the day ahead, helping you to stay on top of what’s going on. It’s never been easier to keep in the know.