Starting Damascus cultural forums
tarting Damascus cultural forums
Under the patronage of Mr. Mohamed Al_Ahamd, the Minister of Culture, Damascus Culture Directorate opened its first event of the “Damascus cultural forums” , which included music, art, novels, stories and poetry, in the Arab Cultural Center “Abu Rummana.” The opening included a fine art gallery attended by a group of artists, under the title (the fine art forum), followed by a musical show with the participation of Ismat Rashid, Hadi Baqdounes, Rami al-Haj Hussein, who presented his (look to Aleppo), and Noha Issa. In a statement to reporters, Mr. Ali Al-Mbayed, Deputy Minister of Culture, said: “The Syrian have so many cultural elements because of the civilizations of Syria, and the most important task of the ministry is to show this diverse and rich culture and the real image of Syria, which our enemies are trying to distort and destroy.” About the importance of this event, artist Badie Jehjah said: “I think that every cultural event is a healthy condition of the Syrian body, and all the cultural revitalization will be remembered.” Artist Mowaffak Makhoul expressed that the forum was a cultural state of humanity, which brought cultures together. Such beautiful combination in society was very essential.
Safaa Mahfoud 20/12/2016