About Us


The cARTel is the ultimate destination for cutting edge avant-grade fashion in the UAE. Situated in the heart of Dubai’s reinvented art scene in Al Qouz, this wearable art gallery and concept storeis an exclusive platform for over 60 international designers to showcase and sell their work in an environment granting customers an all around alternative and luxurious shopping experience.

The cARTel creates a symbiosis between fashion and art; reflected in showcased items, the store’s interior aesthetics, and in the events curated regularly, which include fashion film screenings, fashion exhibitions and talks, to offer a dynamic fashion agenda throughout a year.


What We Do

The cARTel is a unique Concept Showroom & Select Store in Dubai, UAE, which embodies a gallery of wearable art.The Space represents a Platform to showcase and sell the works of carefully curated designers from around the world, providing alternative and five-sensed concept based shopping experiences including renowned names such as Iris van Herpen, Gareth Pugh, Chalayan and many more.In addition to being a boutique with cutting edge collections in Dubai, the cARTel executes conceptual fashion shoots, creative campaigns and fashion films directed by Creative Director Peter Richweisz, including award winning ‘Alchemy’ and his recent ‘Too many doors to oneself’ which featured signature cARTel apparel.  The cARTel also produces a bi-annual magazine featuring in-house produced content including fashion editorials, designer stories, interviews with renowned personalities and iconic artists, among many more.