Friday 23 September 2022 – 06:17
On Wednesday, the Yabous Cultural Center in Jerusalem awarded the Bayt Mal Al-Quds Al-Sharif Agency, affiliated with the Al-Quds Committee, a special honor in recognition of its qualitative support for the center and the cultural and artistic activities it organizes. in Jerusalem throughout the year.
The Jerusalem Festival, which concluded its activities yesterday with a massive artistic evening revived by the “Arab Music” company directed by maestro Suhail Khoury, is one of the most important annual cultural activities organized in the Holy City with the support of various Arab and international organizations. parties.
The Jerusalem Festival was organized this year under the slogan “Rise, Jerusalem” for a whole week, and was distinguished by programming artistic and creative shows, workshops for children, as well as art exhibitions, which were launched with the sponsorship and financing of the Bait Mal Al-Quds Agency, in the presence of Ismail Al-Ramli, coordinator of programs and projects of the Agency in Jerusalem.
Singing, musical and theater groups participated in the revitalization of the festival, as well as the contribution of plastic artists from different Palestinian territories in an art exhibition entitled “Swarm”.
During this edition, the “Rim Banna Award for Music Production” was launched for the first time, in cooperation with the National Conservatory of Music – Edward Said, directed by musician Suhail Khoury.