Saudi culture and visual arts get showcased in the heart of Hollywood

The aim of the event is to showcase the kingdom’s culture through the arts and visual narratives drawing from its deep historical culture to contemporary life. (Screen grab)

The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture is hosting a three-day event at the Linwood Dunn Theater in Los Angeles, showcasing Saudi culture through visual arts which includes photography and film.

The event, which is part of the Saudi Art Days initiative, will feature short film presentations as well as talks by influential Saudi photographers who capture images of landscapes, people and the history of the kingdom.

The aim of the event is to showcase the kingdom’s culture through the arts and visual narratives drawing from its deep historical culture to contemporary life.

“We have a new generation of Saudi tastemakers and influencers, devoted to capturing the magic and spirit of our country through film and photography,” said Ali al-Mutairi, Director at the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture.

“The Kingdom of Colors and Saudi Art Days three-day event will showcase the story of Saudi Arabia and provide guests with a unique opportunity to experience a visual art journey through the lenses of Saudi artists in the heart of Hollywood.”

The event is aimed at allowing the public to experience the Saudi culture.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:50 - GMT 06:50
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