Art & Culture

‘Argo’ storms to Oscar victory on night of surprises

LOS ANGELES: “Argo” stormed to Best Picture victory at the Oscars on Sunday on a night of surprises that ended in disappointment for frontrunner “Lincoln” and handed the mos

Art exhibition seeks to encourage dialogue

The written word exudes power and transfers knowledge, even more so when words are written beautifully and artistically.

Limited Edition 2 to feature Saudi artists

Art association Arabian Wings and Dubai-based publishing house Brown Book will launch an exhibition and art book called Limited Edition 2 to display the work of 26 Saudi artists.

'Olden Days' in Saudi Arabia

When I first came to Saudi Arabia, there were very few asphalt roads, houses were still made of mud and straw – as we had seen in such films as “The Robe&rdq

Verdi & Pavarotti

After talking about the “highest poet” Dante and the “greatest genius” Leonardo, this time we shall glance at a totally different feature of the multi-faceted Italian cultur

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

One of the most famous stories ever written is certainly “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr.

Centuries-old nargileh culture under threat

ANKARA: Just like the centuries-old coffee tradition, the nargileh, or water pipe, is a mainstay of Turkish culture but authorities are clamping down on this ancient social ritual that health exper

British neighborhood wants its Banksy back

LONDON: A London neighborhood wants its Banksy back.

Exhibition showcases Jazan cultural heritage

JAZAN: The Technical College for Girls in Jazan organized on Thursday an exhibition to showcase the cultural heritage of the people of Jazan region.

Training course on vocal Maqamat in Madinah

JEDDAH: The Madinah Arts and Culture Society has organized a training course on vocal Maqamat, or the art of recitation.

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