ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | 2020 Daytime Emmys Postponed Due To Coronavirus Concerns

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA - The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced on Thursday that due to the coronavirus outbreak it has postponed the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, which had been scheduled for June. ‘Given out concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided that we will not be staging the … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | 2020 Daytime Emmys Postponed Due To Coronavirus Concerns

ARTS & CULTURE |Invader’s ‘Rubik Mona Lisa’ Beats Estimate At Paris Auction

PARIS | FRANCE - - A French street artist’s interpretation of the Mona Lisa made of 330 Rubik’s Cubes sold for 480,200 euros on Sunday at a modern art auction in Paris, well above presale estimates of up to 150,000 euros, organizers Artcurial said. The 2005 artwork by anonymous street artist Invader uses the plastic … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE |Invader’s ‘Rubik Mona Lisa’ Beats Estimate At Paris Auction

ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Red Sea Film Festival Unveils Official Poster

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA - - The Red Sea International Festival on Monday unveiled the official poster of its inaugural edition, which will begin on March 12. The 10 – day event will feature a number of local and regional movies. The official poster features an image of Saudi ballerina Samira Al-Khamis emerging from the … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Red Sea Film Festival Unveils Official Poster

EVENTS | This Saudi Modern Art Exhibition Is Shining A Spotlight On Sustainability

As the global spotlight on climate change continues to shine brighter, artists in Saudi Arabia aim to tackle the ongoing environmental crisis and increase dialogues on sustainability in the Middle East through 21, 39 Jeddah Arts, an almost three – month – long contemporary art festival featuring gallery exhibitions, workshops, and panel discussions with many … Continue reading EVENTS | This Saudi Modern Art Exhibition Is Shining A Spotlight On Sustainability

SAUDI ARABIA | 2020 Will Be Year Of Arabic Calligraphy In Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Culture Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan announced on Wednesday that 2020 will be designated as the “Year of Arabic Calligraphy”. The announcement was made on the United Nations’ World Arabic Language Day. The Year of Arabic Calligraphy will be a celebration of the ancient art, … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA | 2020 Will Be Year Of Arabic Calligraphy In Saudi Arabia

TRAVEL | All-Female Saudi Tourist Group Explores Wonders Of Tabuk

JEDDAH/SAUDI ARABIA: More than 20 female tourists from various parts of Saudi Arabia visited NEOM over the weekend. The visit kicked off from Tabuk and throughout the tour, the tourists were informed of the NEOM’s natural and historical landmarks. The 19-hour tour saw them pass through the al-Bade province, Maghayer Shoaib, Magna, Ain Moussa and … Continue reading TRAVEL | All-Female Saudi Tourist Group Explores Wonders Of Tabuk

ART & ENTERTAINMENT | British Star Dua Lipa To Play In Dubai This November

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – British superstar singer Dua Lipa will headline an event featuring other artists. British superstar singer Dua Lipa is set to be the headline act at a music event in Dubai this November at The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah. It’s a return to the UAE for the 24-year-old singer, who played at the … Continue reading ART & ENTERTAINMENT | British Star Dua Lipa To Play In Dubai This November