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  • Dubai builds an arts quarter from scratch
  • Dubai builds an arts quarter from scratch
    Marko Kudjerski (2011) ©
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Dubai builds an arts quarter from scratch

Dubai conjures up images of gleaming skyscrapers, ostentation and uncomfortable politics. Keen to soften this image and attract a new kind of visitor, the city is building a ‘design district’ from scratch – complete with boutiques, galleries and art studios.

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