On June 8, AGSIW and the Khaleeji Art Museum hosted a discussion featuring three artists from Kuwait, Oman, and the United Arab Emirates.
Founder and Director, Khaleeji Art Museum
Manar Alhinai is the founder and director of the Khaleeji Art Museum, the first digital museum dedicated to art and photography of the Gulf Arab states. She is also the founder and editor in chief of Sekka, a London-based independent magazine and integrated creative platform dedicated to art, culture, opinions, and literature of the Arab world, with a focus on the Gulf states. Alhinai was the recipient of the Arab Woman Award in 2011 and 2020.
Omani youth spearhead national pavilions in Dubai and Venice as upcoming artists Abdulrahim Al Kendi and Mays Al Moosawi draw recognition for their novel explorations of love, religion, and self-acceptance.