Kurt Blum has been the owner and general manager of the Dubai based company Swiss Art Gate UAE since 2008
Expanding upon his university degree in Education, Arts & Music, Kurt has developed an original approach to arts and culture that carefully promotes understanding and cultural bridges by emphasizing the similarities between eastern and western values.
During the past ten years Swiss Art Gate UAE, Kurt has developed an extensive and diverse portfolio of more than 100 successful projects, including the photo exhibition “Late Sheikh Zayed in Switzerland”, under the patronage of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, advisor to the UAE President. Kurt has also commissioned art exhibitions and cultural projects for the Embassy of Switzerland in Abu Dhabi and the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Montenegro. He is the founder of the yearly event “Swiss Days Dubai”, a two-day cultural festival held at the Madinat Theatre Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE. Kurt was a board member of the Sarna Jubilee Foundation in Switzerland for nine years, where he directed diverse arts and cultural festivals, bringing dance, music and art to the local community.
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