The “Light of Riyadh” celebration, which is the first program of the Riyadh Art Project – one of the four major Riyadh projects launched by the administrator of the two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, will take place on March 19, 2019 to continue the initiative of the Crown Prince, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Royal Commission for Riyadh Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, with the aim of transforming the city of Riyadh into an open art gallery that combines originality and contemporary and the journey of Riyadh connects visitors to the Attracting capital of different nationalities and spectrums since its inception with the participation of a group of Saudi and international talent who presented the art scene in a way appropriate to the capital Riyadh.
In this context, Prince Abdul-Rahman bin Musaed bin Abdulaziz said on the occasion of his official visit to “Noor Riyadh” and in a special statement at Al-Arabiya.net: “The celebration of the light of Riyadh is one of the most important major international celebrations in the world , by virtue of its distinction and size of enrichment. “There are works of art in it that are woven with talented national hands taking into account the value of customs and traditions in the homeland, and that this type of art exhibition held in the country is nothing but one A reflection of the great progress that Saudi Arabia is making in terms of quality of life in line with Vision 2030, which is a man behind. One big name is Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz who supported and still supports this type of artistic and cultural movement that reflects the true image of Saudi Arabia.
Prince Abdul-Rahman praised the efforts of all the work team members and the great achievement at the start of the event given the circumstances of the emerging coronavirus pandemic that hit every country in the world, and expressed his good fortune to such international works of art in the Noor Ali exhibition Noor “can be seen in the center. Homeland King Abdullah Al Mali also paid tribute to the role of young men and women in Saudi Arabia for their ability to organize a celebration of the size of the “Light of Riyadh”, which is honored by most people from all over the world Was well received.
It is noteworthy that the “Noor Riyadh” celebration has received nearly 100,000 visitors since its inception, including 62,000 over the weekend. The main aim of the “Noor Riyadh” celebration is to turn the city into an open art gallery with no borders or walls, through attention. In this place improving and beautifying the urban landscape in the city of Riyadh by placing nearly 1000 works of art, focusing on people by making them a creative person, in addition to enhancing the Saudi talents and giving them the confidence that their work is with international work can match.