Dubai Design Week 2017 Programme Revealed

Dana Mortada   |   03-10-2017

Dubai Design Week recently announced Her Highness Sheikha Latifa Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, will be the lead sponsor one of the region’s largest design event.


Dubai Design Week 3rd edition will run from the 13th to the 18th of November 2017, hosted by d3 and within various designated locations across Dubai. This contemporary design event will witness the return of the Global Grad Show, Iconic City, ABWAB, and the design trade fair Downtown Design; including fantastic line-up programme of talks and workshops led by industry experts from around the globe.


“This year’s Dubai Design Week programme truly reflects the talent that is located across the region and within d3, with 50 Business Partners staging events. Visitors can enjoy an incredible programme throughout the event with workshops, installations and The Global Grad Show which showcases the works of young designers. Each year, this event is growing in size and reach and it will continue to be an anchor platform for the design community”- commented Mohammad Saeed Al Shehhi, Chief Operating Officer of d3.

This rich 6-day diverse programme, is a free-to-attend concept giving the opportunity to learn and discover more about the unique design scene found in the UAE region, through various design-dedicated events and exhibitions.  Throughout the jam-packed week, many activities will be hosted by local retailers, restaurants,educational institutions, art studios and galleries; offering adults and children to enjoy all kinds of  workshops, launches, film screenings and more. host a series of indoor pop-ups

Catch a glimpse of what DXBDW2017 has in store for you in the teaser video above!