Greenbox Museum of Contemporary Art from Saudi Arabia.

Photo by Gert-Jan van Rooij for Greenbox Museum. In it are visible Talisman X-Ray by Ahmed Mater, Bad News by Maha Malluh, The Hood by Sara Khoja, He who obeys Allah for him he well make a way out by Nasser Al-Salem, Names by Ayman Yossri Daydban and one of her series Misfits by Sara Abu Abdallah.


The museum is closed from March 10 to March 26, 2019 because of a visit to Saudi Arabia, Sharjah and Dubai.


Recent Museum Reports:

Greenbox Museum Report Video No. 2 - A short trip to Medina from Riyadh, February 11, 2019.

Sharjah Art Museum, 20 Years of Arts & Culture (2018). Attending book launch of this report with timeline of 20 years of work at the Sharjah Art Museum.

Cities of Conviction (2017). About the catalogue and exhibition of Saudi Arabian artists in the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art.

22 November 2018.

Moallaqat (2014). The guide to a curated exhibition at the Jeddah Arts 21,39 fair.

In Dutch / Nederlands:

Abu Dhabi Art 2018 - Brieven. Een bezoek aan de Abu Dhabi 2018 kunstbeurs en een tentoonstelling rond het boek Letters to a Young Muslim, van de Emiraatse intellectueel en diplomaat Omar Saif Gobash.

Een Saoedisch feestje in Dubai (2018). Bij de opening van het Jameel Arts Centre in Dubai.




A reminder that Saudi Arabia and its allies are fighting a war in Yemen. Not employing experts on this affair, we trust the effort, if not always the opinion, of The Guardian; here a link to their:

Yemen page. The Saudi Gazette reporting from Riyadh, does not have a Yemen page, but here a link to their latest world news about Yemen (retrieved 26 August 2017). Or better even, have a look at Marwah Almugait's Jasmine Leaf on her page at Edge of Arabia.