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LOUD Art and Nuqat unite for creative project in Saudi Arabia

LOUD Art and Nuqat unite for creative project in Saudi Arabia

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Editor: Talar Bilemjian


In its third consecutive year, LOUD Art – one of the region's unique art events has announced its collaboration with Nuqat, the biggest creative conference in the Middle East

This month, Nuqat, a platform that connects and educates creatives in the Gulf and the Middle East, will be partnering with LOUD Art to execute its 2013 'Executing Culture Shock', an art concept and theme that was introduced in Kuwait last year.

The artistic initiative is aimed at challenging and examining the experience of cultural change and its effect on artists and designers. It will allow art experts and advocates to exchange ideas within a transforming culture.

Commenting on the collaboration is Tala Saleh, Nuqat Ambassador to KSA – who said: "Nuqat is proud and delighted to have collaborated with LOUD Art this year in using our 2013 theme of 'Executing Culture Shock'. In Nuqat we believe that collaboration is the key to creative success, and Loud Art is one of the collaborations we are proud about this year". 

She also added, "We believe that LOUD Art gives young artists and creatives in the region, and especially Saudi Arabia, an unmatched opportunity to exhibit their work and become part of the growing art and creative community".

This year, LOUD Art is turning the volume up even more as it's set to take the one-of-a-kind show to two additional cities in the Kingdom. The show will open in Khobar on the May 29, followed by shows in Riyadh and Jeddah, with dates soon to be confirmed.

An impressive array of artists will be showcasing pieces, inluding Ali Chaaban, Yusef Al Ahmad, Khalid Zahid... In addition to new artists participating for the first time.

Najla Al Suhaimi, Managing Partner of NTI & Co. Agency in KSA says, "This initiative, created in collaboration with Desert Design KSA, has gained outstanding popularity and recognition since we first introduced it" adding that, "Last year's event was attended by over 300 people on the opening night and sold over 30 art pieces – we are very proud of these remarkable results."

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