A vibrant cultural district, Alserkal Avenue is home to a community of over 70 contemporary art galleries, visual and performing arts organizations, designers, home-grown and entrepreneur-led businesses, and community spaces. This amazing area is all about modern art and creativity. It offers an essential platform for the development of the creative industries in the United Arab Emirates.
Numerous galleries on Alsekral Avenue have turned Al Quoz into the main art center and creative hub of the UAE. Among its destinations, there is Carbon 12 Dubai, Isabelle Van den Eynde Gallery, and Green, Ishara Art Foundation, Salsali Private Museum, as well as a number of restaurants and cafes.
Established in 2007 by an Emirati businessman and cultural patron Abdelmonem Bin Eisa Alserkal, Alserkal Avenue is iconic for continuous support for creative and cultural production in Dubai.