DOHA (March 12, 2013) – Wyndham Grand Regency Doha, today announced the launch of the inaugural “Al Asmakh International Art Symposium,” set to run from March 14 to 21, 2013 on Sealine Beach in the south of Qatar amidst the dunes of the Arabian Desert and the blue waters of the Gulf Sea.
Under the motto of “Hand in Hand for One Art and One Destiny,” this weeklong cultural event will bring together over 20 artists from a diverse range of countries including Russia, Sweden, the Netherlands and Sudan. The artists in attendance will participate in activities including a series of lectures and museum visits. Time will also be made for artists to realize their interpretation of the beauty of nature at Qatar through their own artwork based on their background and experience.
At the end of the workshop, all paintings will be exhibited at a glamorous cocktail reception held in Wyndham Grand Regency Doha’s Al Qasr ballroom on March 20, 2013 from 7:00pm until 10:00pm.
As well as inviting many top VIPs, Wyndham Grand Regency Doha will also welcome all hotel guests to attend, giving them an opportunity to meet with the fascinating and talented international artists.
“Ayman Lotfy”, General Manager of Wyndham Grand Regency Hotel commented on the event, saying: “I wish this event all the success, and I hope for it to be one of the historical and cultural pillars of this program in the near future because it offers both talented artists and professionals as well as it entrench the status of Qatar on the map of art.”
The hotel has assigned “Mr. Mohamed Al Atiq Al Doasari” – the Qatari Artist and Art Director at Qatar TV to be the “General Coordinator of the Symposium”.
A press conference will be held at Regency meeting room at the hotel second floor – on Thursday, March 14, at 12:00 noon. Accordingly, the hotel invites all the artists, talented people, media and journalists to attend and discuss all questions related to this artistic event.
The Wyndham Grand Regency Doha is a 246-room hotel offering guests single, double and suite accommodation. Rooms feature a harmonious blend of traditional architecture and spectacular contemporary design alongside all the comforts and amenities to be expected from a five-star hotel.