His Highness Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy commander-in-chief of the UAE forces, today received a number of Emirati composers and artists in the Palace of the Sea accompanied by HE Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development.
During the meeting, Prince Saud emphasized the importance of the arts in its forms and types to serve the community of the UAE and its values and culture, in addition to emphasizing the civilized face of the UAE and the people and contributing to supporting national issues.
His Highness Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan expressed his appreciation for the role of the artist and his mission focused on the national, human and cultural levels that transcend human spirit, mind and behavior to a high level of refinement, emphasizing that the arts in all their colors embody the culture of peoples and their values, civilization and history.
For their part, the artists expressed their happiness during the meeting with his Highness, emphasizing that his vision and support for artists in the UAE is an important catalyst for the progress of the artistic sector in the country and enriches the artistic and cultural scene.
His Highness Sheikh Tahnoon bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Ruler's representative in the Al Ain region, HH Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Foundation for charity and humanitarian activities, and HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Internal Affairs HH Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Collaboration, and HH Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan, chairman of Zayed Higher Foundation for Humanitarian Care and People with Special Needs.