A new year is ahead of us bringing forth hope, inspiration, and more creativity! The Saudi Ministry of Culture is about to launch the 2nd edition of an art residency in the picturesque Al-Balad in Jeddah for 2021-2022.
In an inspiring environment bringing together generations of creative pioneers and young talents, "Art Residency | Al Balad" program returns with its 2nd edition #AlBaladArtResidency— #ثقافتنا_هويتنا (@MoC_Engage) December 26, 2020
Saudi and international artists, critics, researchers and writers, are invited to apply for the chance to work on projects in the Ribat Al-Khonji building in Al-Balad, a UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site.
Discover The Historic Houses Of Al Balad In Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: https://t.co/QdMVNnL04S pic.twitter.com/iPyZVkWgVW— About Her (@AboutHerOFCL) December 26, 2020
The residency fosters cultural dialogue (including intergenerational themes!), critical thinking and the exchange of knowledge and experience. Under the realm of the Saudi Vision 2030 Quality of Life Program, the Culutre Ministry funds the Art Residency. Stay tuned for more details soon!