Tags » Manal Al-Dowayan

We can start with 3…

Art being as subjective as it is, it’s very hard to even pretend to offer a definitive list of artists to look out for. In this world of ‘concept greater than execution’ the best one can do is explain why an artwork resonates with them. 740 more words




ART.PEACE.CONFLICT – humans “suspended together” on our planet, home.

Everywhere I look, I see connectors to building peace, and dividers further entrenching conflict. 223 more words


We Need to Talk About Jeddah

As we approach the year anniversary of the Arab spring, the question arises: what do we expect to see? What qualifies as “progress”?

Edge of Arabia… 241 more words

Han Friday

{Abstract impressionist acrylics from Yago Hortal}

A squint test at this post reveals this week was the week where ‘Hannah was inexplicably drawn to crap that was pink ‘n’ girly’: and where I say ‘crap’ with regards to other people’s work, I mean it in the colloquial, joyful ‘holy moly that’s… 187 more words


The Bravery of Being Out of Range

The Bravery of Being out of |Range|

I was lucky to be one of those who were determined not to miss this exhibition at Athr gallery. 1,060 more words

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