When it comes to art, Dubai is the Mecca of the Middle East, with the Madinat Jumeirah taking place of the Kaaba. For the past few years, the world’s art buyers have been coming to take in the sumptuous exoticism of the city’s art fair, ArtDubai. The region’s hottest of its kind, ArtDubai is becoming an ever more popular destination for art world luminaries. Francois Pinault, Les Rubells, Hans Ulrich Obrist are just a few of the VIPs to have paid a visit to the sandy Emirates to see something besides its oil wealth and obscene malls.
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