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3/24/2018

 

CEOs of Happiness and Positivity Visit SIKKA Art Fair 2018

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 March 2018: SIKKA Art Fair 2018, the flagship event of Dubai Art Season and the first annual initiative of its kind focused on supporting and showcasing Emirati and UAE and GCC based artists, has welcomed a number of CEOs of Happiness and Positivity to its eighth edition. SIKKA Art Fair is held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of Dubai Culture, and runs from 17th to 26th March 2018 at Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood.

During the visit, the CEOs of Happiness and Positivity toured SIKKA Art Fair and were introduced to its new elements and houses, the tour was led by Latifa bint Demaithan, Manager of the Vice Chairman’s Office at Dubai Culture and the Authority’s CEO of Happiness and Positivity. The CEOs of Happiness included Abdulla Al Rais, Ahmed Mahboub, Al Alawdhi, Amal Al Haj, Dr. Ali Alazzawi, Dr. Mansoor Habib, Ghinwa Kayerm, Hamad Al Awadhi, Hamad Al Janahi, Hamda Al Kassim, Leena Al Mula, Manal bin Yaroof, Mariam Al Suwaidi, Mohamed Lootah, Muna Al Ali, Noora Sabt, Noura Al Turifi, Safia Al Mehrizi, Salem bin Ali, Shaima Al Zarooni and Tariq Al Janahi.

This year, Dubai Culture has made it easier than ever before for the public to reach SIKKA Art Fair, reflecting the Authority’s commitment to involving all segments of society in the fair. Visitors can reach SIKKA via metro, car, bus shuttle, Careem, the S’hail app or even by abra for as little as AED 1 per trip. Dubai Culture is providing complimentary shuttle buses from the Al Seef by Meraas multi-storey car park to SIKKA, and has also worked with Careem to provide visitors with a special 15% discount on two rides when they book a taxi using the code SIKKA2018. The code is valid from 17th to 26th March 2018 for ‘now’ and ‘later’ bookings across all car types excluding GO, UNCHR and BOX, with a maximum discount of AED 20 per ride. Valet parking will also be provided at the Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood on a first-come, first-served basis. For more travel information, visitors are advised to check www.rta.ae.

SIKKA Art Fair complements the city-wide activation of cultural events that will take place during the fifth edition of Dubai Art Season, which runs throughout March and April 2018 and feature events such as the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, Art Dubai, DIFC Art Nights and the Middle East Film & Comic Con, among hundreds of other initiatives.

For more information on Dubai Culture, kindly visit:

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