Warehouse421 is a home-grown arts and design center dedicated to showcasing and nurturing creative production from across the region. Working in collaboration with local, regional and international entities, we seek to aid the development of the UAE’s creative ecosystem through learning, research and commissions.

Committed to support emerging talent from the UAE and the Middle East and South Asia, Warehouse421 takes a collaborative approach in hosting and curating exhibitions, presenting and contextualizing local and regional research and cultural practices in an anti-disciplinary space.

Warehouse421 hosts a range of public programs and learning opportunities that support creative practices, artistic exchange and stimulate critical discourse.

Education is central to our mission and drives our programs and collaborations. Warehouse421 provides a wide range of engaging learning opportunities for children, students, educators, artists and creative professionals to develop their creative practices and inspire innovation.

Founded in 2015, Warehouse421, located in Mina Zayed, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.


In line with local precautionary measures being taken to halt the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we have decided to close our doors starting 15 March and until further notice.This decision comes after careful consideration of our responsibility to the community. As a center dedicated to the growth of its creative community, our priority is always the health and safety of our visitors, artists, partners, team and the community. We wish you continued wellness and health.

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