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Common Bonds Between LA, Qatar Celebrated At Santa Monica Exhibit Opening

A diverse crowd of more than 500 lovers of art, culture, and intercultural exchange converged on Monday evening at ADC Contemporary & BUILDING BRIDGES International Art Exchange at Bergamot Station in Santa Monica. The evening celebrated common bonds between Los Angeles and Qatar. Attendees, including local high school students, educators and art aficionados, were invited by Qatar Foundation International (QFI) to experience a mixed media art installation created by American and Arabic high school students who recently participated in an international cultural exchange program in Doha that was facilitated by the organization. The art installation 'Aber: Expressions of Culture, Identity and L

ABER Opening Reception- Presented by QATAR FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL in a Partnership with ADC &

Imagine a world where misconceptions and stereotypes between two cultures can be broken down and re-imagined through the modern works of young people unafraid to explore common bonds. Qatar Foundation International and ADC Contemporary & BUILDING BRIDGES International Art Exchange are hosting an art exhibit that explores these themes. Get your ticket today before we run out! This is a chance to see the students' art work in person if you are in the Southern California area! What: A FREE art exhibit opening is celebrating the crossroads between American and Arabic cultures. The art installation is titled: Aber: Expressions of Culture, Identity and Language. Syrian Hip-Hop artist Omar Offendum

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MINISTRY OF CULTURE, ARTS AND HERITAGE QATAR

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