Kuwait’s largest museum complex has launches its first international visual arts programme in Venice

Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre​ - Kuwait’s largest cultural institution - has launched its first international visual arts programme, ​Heart of Culture, at the Scuola dell’Arte dei Tiraoro e Battioro in Venice. The programme is centred around ​In my dream I was in Kuwait - an exhibition featuring six emerging Kuwaiti artists on view until 28 November 2019. Heart of Culture provides each Kuwaiti artist featured in the exhibition with the opportunity to engage with and learn from local Venetian master craftsmen and contemporary artists through a series of curated workshops. This programme leads the way in a new institutional-led international programme to form multiple collaborations with major academic and cultural organisations around the world. The exhibition presents the plurality of Kuwaiti artistic practice through artworks developed on the Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre’s​ Artist-in-Residence programme and is part of the

Comments are closed.

Sign up for the DADA Newsletter