Culture & Arts

November, 2016

  • 19 November

    Aleppo, Capital of Syrian Cinema Festivity kicks of next Tuesday

    Damascus, SANA- Activities of Aleppo, Capital of Syrian Cinema for 2016 Festivity will be kicked off next Tuesday at al-Shahba Hotel in Aleppo. The festivity, which will last to 30th of November, is ...

  • 16 November

    “Syria’s Battle to Defend its Past” exhibition sheds light on Syria’s archaeological treasures

    Damascus, SANA – An archaeological exhibition entitled “Syria’s Battle to defend its Past” was inaugurated at the National Center for Visual Arts on Wednesday. The exhibition, held in cooperation with ...

  • 13 November

    The 4th Theater Festival kicks off in Lattakia

    Lattakia, SANA – Activities of the 4th Theater Festival, organized by the Artists’ Syndicate branch in Lattakia in cooperation with the directorate of theaters and music at the Culture Ministry, ...

  • 12 November

    A creative contemporary vision at Osama Jahjah’s exhibition “Passion”

    Damascus, SANA – The exhibition “Passion”, held at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts in Damascus, presents the outcomes of three years of research and work by artist Osama Jahjah ...

  • 11 November

    Official premiere of “Aleppo Central Prison Siege” film held at Opera House

    Damascus, SANA – The National Film Organization on Friday held the first official premiere of “Rad al-Qada’a: Aleppo Central Prison Siege” feature film at the Opera House in Damascus. “Rad ...

  • 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 ...