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Dubai Wonder

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An international port city and desert oasis, Dubai is one of the most important metropolises in the Middle East. With modest beginnings in the industries of pearl diving, fishing and...

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Myrna Ayad is an arts consultant, cultural strategist and editor, with a focus on visual art and culture from the Arab world, Iran and Turkey. She established her namesake consultancy in 2018 following her directorship of Art Dubai, the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia’s foremost international art fair. Ayad has written for The New York Times, CNN Online, The Art Newspaper, Artforum, Artsy, Artnet, Wallpaper* and The National, among others, and contributed to artist monographs and exhibition catalogues. From 2007 to 2015, she served as editor of Canvas, the premier magazine for visual art from the Middle East, where she oversaw the production of the title’s affiliate newspapers, catalogues and luxury art books. Over the years, Ayad has served both as a panelist and moderator and sits on the committees of cultural entities in the region. For almost four decades, she has been based in Dubai, where she lives with her husband and two children.

The Classics Collection

Dubai Wonder

$105

A nation without a past is a country without a present or a future.

— Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan

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Page count

296 pages

Number of illustrations

over 200

Language

English

Released on

September 2021

Dimensions

W 10 x L 13 x D 1.4 in

Cover materials

Silk Hardcover

ISBN

9781649800237

Weight

6.2 lb

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