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  • November 12, 2023
Riyadh Street Art Festival 2023: A Vibrant Celebration of Creativity

Get ready for a burst of creativity at the upcoming Riyadh Street Art Festival (RSH) organized by the Saudi Ministry of Culture’s Visual Arts Commission. Scheduled to take place from November 15 to December 6, 2023, in Mughrizat, Riyadh, this dynamic event is set to showcase a diverse array of street artists, speakers, musicians, and performers from both the local and international scenes.

As Saudi Arabia continues to position itself as a cultural hub, following the success of Riyadh Fashion Week and the ongoing Riyadh Season 2023, the Riyadh Street Art Festival adds another layer to the vibrant cultural landscape. The festival not only aims to entertain but also serves a broader mission of highlighting contemporary art in the Kingdom. It seeks to foster collaboration between local and international artists, providing a unique platform for street artists to unleash their creativity.

Dina Amin, CEO of the Visual Arts Commission, underscores the festival’s significance, stating, “More than just a celebration, it is a dynamic platform for artistic exchange. The event celebrates the transformative power of street art, transcending boundaries, and forging connections among diverse artistic practices. It engages communities of all ages with a wide range of festival programs.”

Visitors can expect an immersive experience from 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM daily, where the festival will offer talks, workshops, and interactive activities designed to empower and connect the artistic community. Mark your calendars for this exciting celebration of creativity and cultural exchange in the heart of Riyadh.

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