event / Jeddah

Manal Al Dowayan Artist Talk and Book Launch

16 January 2013 — 16 January 2013
Artist Talk 7:00pm - 8:00pm | Book Launch 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Athr Gallery, The Store, Q10 Center behind Patchi on Tahlia | ذا ستور ، خلف باتشي التحلية,



Artist Talk (7.00 pm – 8.00 pm) Photographer, visual poet, and artist, Manal Al Dowayan is one of the most recognizable and critically acclaimed of the new wave of Saudi contemporary artists.  Al-Dowayan will give a talk on her artistic journey, her process and her inspirations, accompanied by a slideshow presentation. Book Launch (8.00 pm – 10.00 pm) The launch will celebrate the release of the artist’s first published book If I Forget You, Don't Forget Me, chronicling her work from this seminal series and featuring essays by prominent academic Salwa Mikdadi, and well-known writer and poetess Dr. Thuraya Al Arrayed.