The Cartoon Art Gallery is the first gallery in the Middle East specifically for the art of cartooning and animation. Located near Zabeel Studio, Street 8 of Al Qouz 1 area of Dubai, the gallery is striving to be the place for independent artists of the region and internationally to showcase their cartoon creations and more .We are here to serve the community with unique exhibits and artistic and creative programs.
The gallery is open to exhibits related to animation, cartoons, comics, caricatures, illustrations, concept art, and children book illustration and other forms of Art. We accept different forms of media from traditional paint and ink to digital prints and video. We also give a platform for Artist, both regional and International to showcase, sale and nurture art and creativity.
It also serve as the head quarters for the International Watercolor Society of UAE ( IWS UAE )
Our mission is to highlight the talent of regional cartoonists to the public and give them an open forum to express themselves in a casual atmosphere. The gallery is also a place where it can offer workshops to educate the fundamentals of cartooning, animation, storytelling, and drawing to people of all ages and backgrounds.
The gallery is open to exhibits related to animation, cartoons, comics, caricatures, illustrations, concept art, and children book illustration. We accept different forms of medium from traditional paint and ink to digital prints and video. We also encourage and support both the Regional and International Artist of the to showcase their artwork and promote sale.
The gallery is open to exhibition of artist, galleries and other organizations. We are open to both Solo and group shows. Here we assist the client in curating, promoting and organizing an exhibition and sale of artworks. We work along with the client to understand their requirement and guide and give them our best service. We have great space with excellent adjustable lighting, perfect hanging system and additional movable walls space. We have exhibited artworks of many great Artists in the past.
Classes & Workshops
The gallery is also a place where it can offer workshops or classes to educate the fundamentals of cartooning, animation, storytelling, and drawing to people of all ages and backgrounds. We also offer both basic and advance workshops and classes for all ages by experienced teachers and renowned Masters specialized in their skill. The 1st level is exclusively designed for classes and workshops. We are also open to field trips from schools.
We offer space for other private events like birthday parties, baby shower, meet ups etc. The gallery also offer space to organizations, companies and corporate to host their private events. Stress relieving art workshop, team – building workshop, new launches, annual meeting etc. are some of the past events.
Space for Lectures
The gallery space is designed for lectures, seminars etc. We provide space and other additional service like display, seating arrangements, audiovisual facility, photography, and promotion, PR, F&B etc. We can accommodate up to 60 person in the 1st level and 80-100 in the ground level.