Graffiti stencil Jeddah
Doctor Ahmed Mater
Artist Ayman Yossri Daydban
Old Jeddah
Artist Musaed Al Hulis
Artist Sarah Khoja
Old Jeddah
New Riyadh
Artist Abdulnasser Gharem
Jeddah Art Fair
Ashraf Fayad Exhibition Jeddah 2016


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.

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.

On some of the regular opening days in October and November 2019 the museum is CLOSED because of staff travelling abroad.

These days are:
Wednesday, 2 October 2019
Thursday, 3 October 2019
Wednesday, 9 October 2019
Friday, 11 October 2019
Wednesday, 30 October 2019
Thursday, 31 October 2019
Wednesday, 6 November 2019
Thursday, 7 November 2019

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.