Islamic Creativity

Books & Report | civic

Islamic Culture & Art Economy

CLIENT

Dubai – The Model City

YEAR

2017

SERVICES

Books & Reports, Infographics, Art Direction

This book of Global Perspectives on the Islamic Creative Economy offers observations about consolidating Dubai’s position as an international centre for the Islamic Culture and Art Economy (ICAE) and suggests ways to chart a course of expansion for ICAE in the future.

It presents the opinions of experts from around the world who discuss Dubai’s potential as a hub for creative entrepreneurs and its role in consolidating a legacy of Islamic Art historically and geographically.

In addition, survey results gauging public perception and understanding in Dubai about the Islamic Culture and Art Economy are also included to shed light on what Dubai residents think about this economic sector and its potential to contribute to Dubai’s future.

This book focuses on four key pillars that are necessary to building an Islamic Culture and Art Economy in Dubai, and how to expand the current ecosystem of the city to make it more robust and attractive to creative entrepreneurs and innovators.

In addition to soliciting opinions from local and global experts, a survey was conducted between April and May 2016 with over 1000 residents of Dubai to gauge public perception and understanding of the Islamic Culture and Art Economy.

This book focuses on four key pillars that are necessary to building an Islamic Culture and Art Economy in Dubai,and how to expand the current ecosystem of the city to make it more robust and attractive to creative entrepreneurs and innovators.