Traditional art workshops on offer in Jeddah Season

Around 45 workshops will take place starting from June 8 until the end of the season at the Jameel House of Traditional Arts.
Updated 12 June 2019

Traditional art workshops on offer in Jeddah Season

The Jameel House of Traditional Arts in Jeddah is a center for artisanship, architectural discourse and heritage preservation, established in 2015 by Art Jameel. The center has a one-year craft and design program designed and delivered by the Prince’s Foundation School of Traditional Arts, in partnership with the Saudi Arabian Society for Culture and Arts.

Various workshops in partnership with the school of traditional arts include geometry, ceramic, introduction to gypsum carvings and Nabati design, thus introducing families and children, first-timers and experienced artists to the traditional arts and rich heritage of Jeddah’s historic district — Al-Balad. 

Around 45 workshops will take place starting from June 8 until the end of the season at the Jameel House of Traditional Arts as part of the Historic Jeddah Season daily from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.

More details can be found at www.livehjseason.com


NATCOM gets HPE’s highest recognition at GITEX

Updated 22 October 2019

NATCOM gets HPE’s highest recognition at GITEX

The National Computer Systems Company (NATCOM) won the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Partner of the Year (2019) award for the sixth successive year, in addition to the award for Digital Transformation and Digital Marketing Partner of the year for Saudi Arabia, at the GITEX awards ceremony in Dubai.

Issa Al-Khamees, managing director of HPE Saudi Arabia, presented the award to NATCOM Chairman Ali Alireza. The award recognized NATCOM for its “loyalty to HP and for promoting HPE as the first choice to their customers.”