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February, 2018

  • 18 February

    Faces from life in “Fading Away” art exhibition by Rima Salamoun

    Damascus, SANA- Artist Rima Salamoun opted to present the faces of her expressive paintings a new style using ink on paper technique in the exhibit held at Kamel Gallery under …

  • 16 February

    Screening of “Syrian Lelit” kicks off in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA – The General Establishment for Cinema launched on Thursday the official special screening of the film “Syrian Lelit” at Dar Al Assad for Culture and Arts in Damascus. …

  • 12 February

    “Yala Cinema” kicks off in Damascus to create cinematic culture among children

    Damascus, SANA- The General Establishment for Cinema launched on Monday its new cinematic project “Yala Cinema” that aims at developing the abilities and talents of those wishing to experience the …

  • 11 February

    Museum of Arabic Calligraphy in Damascus… a journey into the history and beauty of Arabic calligraphy

    Damascus, SANA –  Visitors of the Arabic Calligraphy Museum in Damascus are invited to embark on a fascinating discovery journey into the evolution of  Arabic calligraphy and learn more about …

  • 9 February

    Iranian Cultural Days kick off at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts

    Damascus, SANA- An art exhibition and a musical concert for the Iranian Bayar band were among other activities held at Dar al-Assad for Culture and Arts in commemoration of the …

  • 5 February

    Indian Cultural Days kick off in Lattakia

    Lattakia, SANA- The Indian Cultural Days started activities on Sunday at Dar al-Assad for Culture in Lattakia through holding a concert and a dancing show by Rajasthan Folk Dance Band. …

  • 4 February

    “On the Roof of Damascus” wins best Arab film award at Int’l forum of cinema against terrorism in Iraq

    Damascus, SANA- The Syrian short narrative film “On the Roof of Damascus” harvested the Best Arab Film Award at Int’l Forum of Cinema Against Terrorism in Erbil, Iraq. The film …

  • 4 February

    Art Exhibition brings Contemporary Iranian Art under the spotlight

    Damascus, SANA – Five Iranian plastic artists organized their first exhibition at al-Sha’ab Gallery in Damascus with the aim of introducing contemporary Iranian art to the Syrian audience. Commemorating the …

  • 3 February

    Small Projects Forum builds children’s character and hones their talents

    Sweida, SANA – The Small Projects Forum kicked off, based on initiative by English language teacher Damiana Qassam. A large group of talented children were part of the forum which …

  • 1 February

    Symposium of “Syrian women achieve glory” starts activities for current year

    Damascus, SANA – Under the title “Syrian women achieve glory… Martyr’s mother”, the Ministry of Culture opened its first monthly symposium at al-Assad National Library with the participation of a …