Culture & Arts

March, 2015

  • 12 March

    Culture minister ….. Culture an obsession not an offhand action

    Lattakia, SANA – Minister of Culture Issam Khalil affirmed that intellectual patterns presented by the cultural centers must rely on integral renaissance project complying with the intellectual confrontation that Syria ...

  • 10 March

    Traditional handicrafts exhibitions opened in Khan Asaad Basha in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA – An exhibition for traditional oriental handicrafts and products opened on Tuesday in the historical Khan Asaad Basha in the Old City in Damascus, organized by the Artisan ...

  • 10 March

    “Faces and Tales”.. A youth project in honor of late Syrian artists

    Damascus, SANA- More than 40 students and graduates from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Damascus organized Faces and Tales workshop that concluded Monday at the Galleries Hall at Damascus Opera House. The 20-day ...

  • 10 March

    Syrian students in Malaysia participate in annual students festival

    Kualampur, SANA, Syrian students in Malaysia took part in Malaysian annual festival organized by Malaysian Schools Association to introduce their country and its main cultural, historical and civilization heritage. Syrian ...

  • 9 March

    High Voltage film participates in Alexandria Short-Film Festival

    Damascus, SANA High Voltage short-film for director al-Mohannad Kulthoum participates in the competitions of Alexandria first Short-Film Festival to be organized between April 8th and 12th . About 34 short and 11 documentary films ...

  • 8 March

    Syrian Archeological Treasures photo exhibition in Catania, Italy

    Rome, SANA-The “Syrian Archaeological Treasures: A Heritage for Humanity” photo exhibition will be organized in the Italian city of Catania in the period of Mach 10th till 14th. The exhibition, ...

  • 8 March

    Minister of Culture: Syrian political experience proves that Arabism is deep belonging and identity

    Damascus, SANA-Ministry of Culture has launched an intellectual seminar entitled (Arabism and the Questions of Awakening) at al-Assad Library in Damascus, with the participation of Arab and Syrian researchers. Minister ...

  • 8 March

    UNESCO condemns ISIS destruction of Iraqi ancient city of Hatra

    Baghdad, SANA- The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) condemned the destruction of the ancient Iraqi city of Hatra by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria( ISIS). “The ...

  • 4 March

    Body of late actor Omar Hajjo escorted to his final resting place

    Damascus, SANA -The body of late Syrian renowned actor Omar Hajjo, who passed away today morning, was escorted to his final resting place from al-Razi Hospital into Bab al-Sagher cemetery ...

  • 2 March

    Syria, South Africa to enhance culture relations

    Damascus, SANA-Culture Minister Issam Khalil discussed Monday with  South African Ambassador in Damascus Shaun Byneveldt the cultural relations between Syria and South Africa, pointing out to the need for promoting them up to the ...