Ahead of Sotheby’s biggest-ever public exhibition in Dubai on Thursday 29 September, guests were invited to a private view and dinner at the Rira Gallery in association with Northacre and Harper’s Bazaar Art Arabia. The exhibiton brings together highlights from the upcoming 20th Century Art: Middle East, Khosrovani-Diba Collection, Arts of the Islamic World and Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art sales along with a major work from the Bowie/Collector sale. Ahead of the Dubai office opening, the exhibition is being held at Level 1, Gate Village Building 3, Dubai International Financial Centre, UAE from 10am–8pm. This will be accompanied by a series of talks and guided tours. Click ahead to see highlights from the dinner.