Jeddah Art Week

A decade ago, there were green shoots of activity in Saudi Arabia’s contemporary art scene, but two major art festivals embracing the country’s artistic heritage, with a focus on contemporary art, would have been unthinkable. Now, two cultural festivals are taking place in Jeddah, with Saudi Arabia staking its claim to be a new Middle Eastern arts hub.

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