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Quoz Arts Fest 2019 | CTRL+ALT+ACTION

A celebration of art and culture, Quoz Arts Fest 2019, under the theme 'CTRL+ALT+ACTION' is our most diverse edition yet.

How will we embrace the small changes that contribute to a larger impact on economic, environmental, and social sustainability? 'CTRL+ALT+ACTION' explores the various facets of sustainability, how they affect our lives, and how we can take action to make a change.

The two-day event is free and open to the whole family, including pets, with parent and kid-friendly activities including performances, workshops, tours, film screenings, food concepts, and live music.

Festival Supporter: swyp
Media Partners: Khaleej Times; Young Times; Art Kentro; Selections; Harper's Bazaar Art Arabia.

Quoz Arts Fest 2019 highlights include:

Art

- Asia Contemporary Art Week 'FIELD MEETING | Take 6: Thinking Collections' in Concrete, Warehouses 46 & 47
- 'Putting for Pleasure and Politics', a group exhibition featuring nine artist-designed mini golf holes, curated by NYU Abu Dhabi professor David Darts
- Guided tours of Alserkal Avenue galleries
- Ongoing exhibitions at 1X1 Ayyam Gallery Akka Project Dubai Carbon 12 CHI-KA Custot Gallery Dubai Elmarsa Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde Green Art Gallery Grey Noiseikonhouse, Jean-Paul Najar Foundation, La Galerie Nationale, Lawrie Shabibi Leila Heller Gallery, Meem Gallery, Salsali Private Museum, Showcase Gallery SVENM,
 Total Arts, Courtyard, The Third Line, Zayed University Urban Satellite Space, and more....

Community

- Short+Sweet Theatre Festival at The Junction
- Al Quoz Road Trip
- Good Vibes Market: URTH by Nabz&G Maiz Tacos The Mattar Farm ENCAS Myocum Dubai
- Reel Palestine closing night public film screening
- Children's tours of Alserkal Avenue with thejamjar
- Majaz live at The Fridge Fringe
- Gulf Photo Plus Photo Walks around the Avenue and the surrounding Al Quoz area
- Yadawei Ceramic Studio and Gallery Ceramic Studio workshops
- Dance workshops at Palais De DANSE
- Curated Trail | ‘Sensational Sounds @ Alserkal Avenue'
- Lyrical Contemporary Dance workshop at Sima Performing Arts
- Shampooch UAE grooming sessions and doggy day care
- Live Music

Sustainability

- Emirates Nature Foundation & WWF Photography Exhibition at Mirzam
- 'FURNITURE FOR LIFE' exhibition about how manufacturing standards, processes, and materials make some products last for generations at ikonhouse
- Metal Art by Nikhil.es exhibition of scrap metal and upcycled art, and workshops for kids and adults at Courtyard
- Get Involved | Protective gear giveaway with ChariCycles
- Children's sustainability workshops with Wisdom Warehouse
- Energy Efficiency talk at The Tharawat Space
- 'The Mirror' pledge interactive installation by Techarc
- 'Crowdsourced 3.0: The Quoz Arts Edition' interactive installation by The Good Life
- Children's workshops at The Happy Studio
- Rethinking Food Waste talk at Warehouse Eighteen
- Re-think plastic workshop Akka Project Dubai