ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia Is Launching An Art Residency Programme For Emerging Artists

Jeddah Historical District will soon be home  to Art Residency Albalad, a six-week-long programme for which seven participants have been sought out, marking the pilot of a five-cycle-long initiative announced by the Saudi Ministry of Culture. The final shortlist of applicants will be carved down to five artists, one writer and one curator. The pilor … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia Is Launching An Art Residency Programme For Emerging Artists

ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia Cancels ‘Jeddah Season’ Festival Over Coronavirus

Saudi Arabia canceled ‘Jeddah Season’, a weeks-long entertainment and cultural festival in the Red Sea port city, as part of measures to curb the coronavirus outbreak, state television reported on Thursday. The event, which had been scheduled for June and July, was first run last year under efforts by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi Arabia Cancels ‘Jeddah Season’ Festival Over Coronavirus

ARTS, CULTURE AND ENTERTAINMENT | | Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea International Film Festival Opens Accreditation

Accreditation is open to filmmakers, people working in the film and TV industries, students and media The Red Sea International Film Festival has opened accreditation to attend the festival, which will be held in Jeddah between March 12 and 21. Accreditation badges will be distributed in four categories: Filmmakers, people working in the Film and … Continue reading ARTS, CULTURE AND ENTERTAINMENT | | Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea International Film Festival Opens Accreditation

ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi – Egyptian Partnership To Support Arab Filmmakers

The Red Sea International Film Festival will award an opportunity to a team of Arab filmakers attendint the Cairo Film Connection to participate in the inaugural Red Sea Souk, the international industry market taking place in Jeddah, from March 13-16, 2020. The partnership between the Red Sea International Film Festival and Cairo International Film Festival … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Saudi – Egyptian Partnership To Support Arab Filmmakers

FIRST IN SAUDI ARABIA: Spokeswoman for Ministry of Education

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – Minister of Education Dr. Hamad Al-Sheikh has issues an order appointing Ibtisam Al-Shehri as spokesperson for public education in Saudi Arabia, who has been a supervisor for schools in the Kingdom’s Eastern Province, will hold the position as the first woman spokesperson of the ministry, responsible for over six million students … Continue reading FIRST IN SAUDI ARABIA: Spokeswoman for Ministry of Education