Doha, Qatar (February 22, 2015) – Hassan Ibrahim Al Asmakh – Vice President of Regency Group Holding announced the 3rd edition of the Al Asmakh International Symposium of Art 2015 during a press conference held today 22nd of February 2015 at Al Qasr Ballroom, Wyndham Grand Regency Doha Hotel.
The weeklong cultural event starting 21st February 2015 and ending on the 3rd of March 2015 will bring together over 50 artists from a diverse range of countries including France, Italy, Netherlands, Morocco, Japan, Australia, Tunisia and Qatar. The artists in attendance will take part in activities including a series of lectures and cultural visits around Qatar including the Museum of Islamic arts to understand the history, culture and beauty Qatar has to offers.
At the end of the workshop, all paintings will be exhibited at a glamorous cocktail reception under the patronage of his Excellency Dr. Hamad Bin Abdulaziz Al Kuwari, Minister of Culture, Arts & Heritage to be held in Wyndham Grand Regency Doha’s Al Qasr ballroom on March 3rd 2015, from 7:00pm until 10:00pm and will be open to the public on March 4th 2015 from 10:00am to 8:00pm.
“Hassan Ibrahim Al Asmakh”, commented in the press conference, saying: “After the huge success of Al Asmakh International Symposium of Arts, 2013 and 2014 we have found that this event has greatly been awaited and has raised interest in arts in the Qatari society. We are really proud of holding this annual event as Art in all its aspects characterizes a great fragment in our group strategy.”
“We want to thank our sponsors, Qatar Islamic Bank, Sano, Hyundai Elevators, Qatar Airways, Regency Group, Wyndham Grand Regency Doha Hotel, Al Asmakh Facilities Management, Regency Halls, Eventos, Regency Fleets, Regency Holidays 101 Qatar, The Luxury Network Qatar & Art Friends for their support and for joining the Art scene together with us.”
Mohammed Atiq, General Manager Regency Arts commented “Our non-profit organization Regency Arts supports, encourages and respects Arts, and by holding this yearly inspiring event we aim to add value to the art culture and the beauty it projects within the society. It is a pleasure making new acquaintances with worldwide artists, being an artist myself, and proudly sharing with them the beauty, history and culture of Qatar”.
Press conference was closed by a Lunch Buffet at Al Qasr Ballroom for all media, artists and attendees.
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.