Diriyah Gate Development Authority and Ministry of Culture Establish the Saudi Museum of Modern Art

Thursday 1441/2/18 - 2019/10/17
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Riyadh, October 17, 2019, SPA -- The Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA),and the Ministry of Culture are working to establish the Saudi Museum of Modern Art in the Bujairi neighborhood in Riyadh, within the framework of developing Diriyah as a cultural, recreational and tourism center, making it an open destination for the world, rich in discovery, and encouraging creative artistic expression.
The Ministry of Culture has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) to cooperate in the implementation of the museum project, which will be designed according to a modern creative concept influenced by the traditional local architectural style.
The museum is part of the projects of the Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA), which was established in July 2017 in order to preserve the history of Diriyah and its development to become one of the world's most attractive historic sites.
-- SPA
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