Culture & Arts

May, 2017

  • 15 May

    Syria and China discuss means of boosting cultural cooperation

    Beijing, SANA – Culture Minister, Mohammad al-Ahmad, and his Chinese Counterpart, Luo Shugang have discussed the cultural agreements signed by Syria and China and opening new prospects for increasing cooperation ...

  • 4 May

    Antiquities and Museums Director: 250 archaeological buildings in Old City of Aleppo documented

    Damascus, SANA – Director General for Antiquities and Museums Ma’moun Abdul-Kareem affirmed on Thursday the documentation of 250 archaeological buildings in the Old City of Aleppo by experts and cadres ...

  • 3 May

    “Treasures of the Syrian Heritage” exhibition kicks off in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA-Director General of Antiquities and Museums Ma’moun Abdul-Kareem revealed on Wednesday the restoration of 89 pieces of antiquities that were stolen by terrorist organizations in previous times from inside ...

April, 2017

  • 25 April

    Syrian Embassy in Romania participates in photo exhibition depicting war on Syria in Bucharest

    Bucharest, SANA – The Syrian Embassy in Romania participated in a photo exhibition inaugurated at the Russian Center of Science and Culture in Bucharest under the title “Syria, a Photo ...

  • 25 April

    More than 2000 titles in annual book fair at Salamyieh Book House

    Hama, SANA- The Annual Book Fair was opened on Monday at Salamyieh Book House with the participation of civil, popular and media figures. The fair, which will last till May ...

  • 9 April

    The 2017 Indian Cultural Days opened in Lattakia

    Lattakia, SANA – The Indian Odissi dance group opened the 2017 Indian Cultural Days in Syria at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts in Lattakia. Indian dancer Janhabi Behera, accompanied ...

  • 8 April

    Syrian woman.. Dominating theme of Nabil al-Samman’s exhibition in Lattakia

    Lattakia, SANA – Syrian women and their important role throughout history were the focal point of Artist Nabil al-Samman’s exhibition held at Haishoon Art Café in Lattakia. The Café’s walls ...

  • 8 April

    Second Baroque Festival concludes activities

    Damascus, SANA – The second iteration of the Baroque Festival concluded its activities on Saturday by performing music for composers Bach, Vivaldi, Telemann, and Corelli at Dar al-Assad for Culture ...

March, 2017

  • 22 March

    Initiative to nominate Aleppo for the title of UNESCO “City of Music” launched

    Damascus, SANA – The initiative to nominate the Syrian city of Aleppo for the title of UNESCO “City of Music” was launched during a special ceremony held Wednesday at Dar al-Assad ...

  • 19 March

    Musical concert brings together veteran and young musicians at Opera House in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA – Under the title “Generations”, the Syrian National Symphony Orchestra held a classical music concert at Opera Theatre in Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts. The musicians played ...