Creatives Offerings



An all-in-one business operating system on a single platform! Run and grow your creative business in Dubai using the technology of the future! Thanks to the partnership between Dubai Culture and Arts Authority and Zoho, the global technology company, members registered with the Authority can gain access to exceptional privileges to manage their creative businesses by benefitting from over 50 applications on the Zoho platform that would enable them to manage their sales, marketing, productivity, human resource management, and finance management, among other administrative matters, on one platform and from anywhere. Benefits for Dubai Culture members:

  • $1,000 Zoho Wallet credit valid for one year to use on its programmes, including Zoho Commerce (E-Commerce platform).
  • 10% off for two consecutive years after the conclusion of the first one (exclusive to customers).
  • Free training on the use of the applications, with a value equivalent to AED 15,000.


E20. by Emirates NBD

Digital Business Bank Open a bank account in just a few minutes! E20. by Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the MENAT (Middle East, North Africa and Turkey) region, is the UAE’s first digital bank dedicated to entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs. E20. enables business owners to open a bank account and carry out their day-to-day banking requirements easily through a mobile app as well as access a variety of services to help them in managing and growing their business. Through E20., business owners can manage their finances and cash flows efficiently and in an affordable manner while also powering their decision-making and growth plans.



Are you a creative looking for an alternative/co-working space to work in Dubai? Letswork gives you flexible & affordable solutions for workspaces in the emirate. The Letswork membership gives you access to some of the city’s finest cafes, hotels & co-working spaces with access to unlimited benefits and community perks. In addition, creatives can also find & rent on-demand spaces such as podcast rooms, photo studios, recording studios, pop ups & event spaces and more depending on their creative needs. In partnership with Letswork, Dubai Culture seeks to contribute to simplifying the process of finding and booking workspaces for the creative sector in Dubai. Creatives can also get added discounts on the Letswork membership which provides a range of unique benefits that includes hot and cold beverages, wireless internet access, F&B discounts and free parking at relevant locations on the platform’s network.



Nurturing talent and creators Dubai Culture launched the 'e-learning' initiative in partnership with LinkedIn to provide free training opportunities for emerging talents, professional creators and entrepreneurs across Dubai and the UAE who can benefit from the vast educational resources available on this global platform. The Authority provides over 100 specialised training courses in two main areas: business administration, which includes digital business transformation, crisis management, business development, legal, and financial matters, in addition to developing a package of creative skills that include photography, graphic design, game design, product design, visual arts, films, fashion and others.

Culture Visa

Cultural Visa

The cultural visa is the first-of-its-kind globally through which His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, approved the granting of 10-year long-term cultural visas in 2019 to creative talents in the fields of literature; culture; arts; heritage; historical, cognitive and intellectual studies; and creative industries according to required and optional conditions and criteria that include years of residency within the country