Artists and creatives across the world will no doubt vie for this prize, after Dubai Culture launched a global recognition award for arts, under the name of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Prizes will be named under four categories, including Arts, Creative Industries, Influencer of the Year, and Top Art Patron.
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The logo bears the number one as a reminder of Dubai’s aim to be number one in all fields globally
The award creates an avenue of communication with all nations
All nationalities are invited to take part, and the awards cement Dubai as a hub for creativity, art and culture, while promoting the UAE’s distinctive heritage and identity.
It expects to attract global media attention and draw millions of followers because it bears the name of HH Sheikh Mohammed, according to Wam.ae.
2019 is the Year of Tolerance and it’s amazing to see the UAE create a new link for all nations to interact through the arts
“This award is designed as a distinctive global award that promotes Dubai’s innovation-driven approach and establishes bridges of communication to foster cooperation with all nations”
Abdulrahman bin Mohamed Al Owais, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Dubai Culture