Weekend culture guide: April 14-16

Weekend culture guide: April 14-16

Steve Aoki, Chef Reif Othman, World Art Dubai

Text: Faizal Dahlawia

Editor: Shannon Wylie

A trio of must-experience events from art to music and food set the tone for a culture-filled weekend.

A mixed bag of activities in Dubai offers the cultural connoisseur a weekend to remember. From the return of a much-loved art show to the muscial debut of a master mixer and an exclusive dining experience created by a top chef, these are the events not to be missed. 

World Art Dubai

The third edition of World Art Dubai is on, bringing together over 3,000 unique artworks, from abstract to pop and street art. In addition to the must-see pieces by regional and international artists, the event also holds interactive workshops including educational sessions for aspirational collectors.

Weekend culture guide Apr 14-16

World Art Dubai runs until April 15 at Dubai World Trade Centre. For tickets, visit

Steve Aoki at Nasimi Beach

Arguably the world's best DJ, Steve Aoki will be performing at Nasimi Beach as part of the renowned Nasimi Sessions. The Grammy nominated musician will spin his latest hits including "Just Hold On", "Boneless" and "Pursuit of Happiness".

Weekend culture guide Apr 14-16

Steve Aoki will perform at Nasimi Beach on April 14. For tickets, visit

The Experience by Chef Rief Othman

The former Regional Executive Chef for Zuma, Reif Othman, invites you to indulge in a specially curated 10-course menu. The highly exclusive chef's table concept, which seats only 12, will showcase the exquisite flavours of the Irish wagyu beef complemented by the finest ingredients from around the world. Most importantly, the menu can be adjusted to suit individual tastes, creating a truly bespoke culinary experience.

Weekend culture guide Apr 14-16

For reservations, call +9714 336 2222.

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