Al Ittihad newspaper
Mason Barbar speaks in the dialogue between the UAE and France (from the source)
Abu Dhabi (Al Ittihad)
The participation of the Fatima bint Hazza Cultural Foundation in the cultural dialogue within the cultural week of the UAE in Paris, which was held from 11 to 14 October, has attracted great admiration and interaction from the French cultural center and the Arab cultural center of the Arab intellectuals in the French capital. About one of his initiatives, which is one of the bridges between the cultures of the UAE and France.
Mason Burber, executive director of the foundation, spoke about the initiative "Giant Paintings: devoted to the mother of the UAE 2018", in which 120 students from more than 17 nationalities from different schools participated in the poem together with the French artist El Sayed. " Men & # 39; s Maker "Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, president of the general women's union, the highest president of the Family Development Foundation and chairman of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Youth, Umm Al-emirates, which was written by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Berber explained that the poem was drawn in a way that combined the planning of Arabs and graphites on the wall of the Abu Dhabi City building, which occupies the center of the second oldest facility in Abu Dhabi.
The importance of student participation in the "Giant Paintings" initiative is that they contribute to the creation of a broad and broad basis for young people to get acquainted with art, to integrate art in public space and to empower young people. by integrating them into brainstorming workshops of planning artistic initiatives.
The role of the institution in directing young energies to art and literature through innovative and non-traditional initiatives is to offer spaces of unusual size for creativity.
Berber also announced the new "Youth Vision" initiative, which begins on 19 October and consists of 100 students who will accompany world-class photographer Steve MacLawd to the Al Wathba Nature Reserve to learn the art of photography without camera by students & # 39; to create & # 39; The workshop aims to emphasize the concept of sustainability and to reflect the nature of the UAE in a new way.
The exhibition will be presented in the Fatima Bint Hazza Cultural Foundation pavilion at the Abu Dhabi art exhibition.
Al-Ittihad newspaper – Fatima bint Hazza Cultural Foundation emphasizes the initiative of "gigantic paintings" and launches a "youth vision"
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