Running until 19 January, art fans are urged to head on down to Dubai Ladies Club, where the shortlisted participants for the Sheikha Manal Young Artist Award are on display. The exhibition features 50 of the shortlisted applicants, representing 11 different nationalities and includes a large number of Emiratis and UAE residents. The award, which is now in its sixth year, has come to be acknowledged amongst artists as a platform for emerging talent, and features several categories, including fine art, photography and multi-media. One artist will also win the ‘People’s Choice’ award, voted for by the general public. Winners will be announced on 28 January. For more information log onto: www.youngartistaward.ae.