Encouraging art in the Arab world
Friday, 31 May 2013
Emirati artist Dr. Habib Ghuloom believes that art can prevent extremism and fanaticism. He was surprised that current educational programs in the country no longer focus on encouraging creativity and calls for students to be exposed to the world of art.
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