Nahle's works on display in Dubai

DUBAI — Minister of Health Humaid Mohammed Obaid Al Qutami on Monday inaugurated an art exhibition at the Godolphin Ballroom, Emirates Towers Hotel, featuring works of renowned artist Wajih Nahle.

By A Staff Reporter

Published: Thu 10 May 2007, 8:48 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 4:21 AM

Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development Abdul Rahman Mohammed Al Owais was also present on the occasion.

The exhibition has been organised by the Art and Talent Centre of Dubai Ladies' Club, as part of its mission to promote and support art in the region and contribute towards the development of UAE's culture and heritage.

Expressing gratitude, Nahle said, "Dubai and the UAE have always encouraged art and creativity by fostering a stimulating environment. The city, which reflects regional culture and fine art, has always attracted artists and art lovers from all over the world."

Muna bin Kalli, events manager, Dubai Ladies Club, said: "This exhibition is regarded as one of the major events organised by the Art and Talent Centre since its inception. It also provides an ideal opportunity for the UAE's art lovers to appreciate Nahle's creativity."

"The Dubai Ladies Club Art and Talent Centre is committed to highlighting the role of artists who have championed the cause of Arab art such as Nahle's elegant Arabic scripts that represent a unique school of art," Kalli said.

The exhibition, which will conclude today, is open to visitors.

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