Culture & Arts

November, 2016

  • 10 November

    “From Homeland’s Memory” exhibition sheds light on Syria’s oldest traditional handicrafts

    Damascus, SANA –”From Homeland’s Memory” exhibition held at Damascus Citadel provided a precious opportunity to bring Syria’s oldest traditional handicrafts into the spotlight. 45 exhibitors took part in the three-day ...

  • 8 November

    “Aleppo Is Our Destination” Exhibition pays heartfelt tribute to the steadfast city of Aleppo

    Damascus, SANA – Through 20 oil paintings of different themes and styles, Aleppo artists paid tribute to their steadfast city, Aleppo – the city of love and history with its ...

  • 6 November

    Aleppo Artists tell stories of Syrian people’s steadfastness through art

    Damascus, SANA – “Aleppo is Our Destination” exhibition, currently held at Alef Noon Gallery in Damascus, features some 20 artworks by 15 young and pioneering plastic artists from Aleppo . ...

  • 1 November

    The Golden Feather of Russia contest awards Syria’s writer and translator Thaer Zein Eddin

    Moscow, SANA – The Syrian writer and translator Thaer Zein Eddin received two literary awards for 2016 from the International Literary Competition (The Golden Feather of Russia). The jury of ...

October, 2016

  • 31 October

    Sculptor Nizar Ali Badr’s impressive artworks reflect suffering of Syrian people in war

    Lattakia, SANA – Stories about the homeland – Syria, the suffering and steadfastness of its people over six years of war, the return of human values of love, family and ...

  • 29 October

    Assaad Samoukan awarded gold medal for his art at the Carrousel du Louvre in Paris

    Damascus, SANA – Artist Mohammad Assaad Samoukan was awarded a gold medal after he showcased his latest art collection at the Carrousel du Louvre in the French capital, Paris. Samoukan ...

  • 27 October

    Photo exhibition depicting the devastation of Aleppo by terrorists opened in Moscow

    Moscow, SANA – A photo exhibition by the Syrian artist and photographer Hagop Wanisian was opened Wednesday at the Moscow State Museum of the East, in cooperation with the Syrian ...

  • 21 October

    Historiography of King Idrimi highlights interesting insights on Syria’s ancient civilization

    Damascus, SANA – Archaeological mural inscriptions and paintings in Syria bear witness to an ancient culture and one of the oldest civilizations interested in historiography and historic documentation preceded by ...

  • 11 October

    The 2nd Jasmine Alphabet fashion show to be held on October 18 in Beirut

    Damascus, SANA –Syria’s ancient civilizations is the theme of the 2ndJasmine Alphabet fashion show for the Syrian and international designer Manal Ajaj that is due to take place on October ...

  • 10 October

    Syria, Czech to enhance culture and economic ties

    Damascus, SANA-Culture Minister Mohammad al-Ahmad discussed on Monday with Czech Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Martin Tlapa cooperation between Syria and Czech in the culture domain, particularly means of preserving ...