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20 leading artists to convene in Aqaba for int’l art symposium

4 Nov 2017

The Ayla Oasis Development Company (Ayla) on Thursday launched the second International Art Symposium that will see 20 leading artists from across the globe take part in a collective creative project.

Twenty Arab and international artists from the US, Russia, Bulgaria, Belarus, Palestine, Egypt, Iraq and Morocco, among others will be brought together in a “unique artistic event” that will run through November 12.

Advisor of the Ayla Symposium, Jordanian artist Mohammad Jaloos, Told the Jordan Times: “We are organising this event at the great Ayla complex in Aqaba, which is a symbol of Jordan’s position as a world-class touristic destination.”

The 10-day artistic workshop will see renowned artists representing various art schools collaborate for in an immersive creative environment.


Read more from the Jordan Times here.