Verses and Impressions’ show opens

September 04, 2014 - 2:01:51 am

Doha: The Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage, H E Dr Hamad Abdulaziz Al Kuwari, inaugurated the ‘Verses and Impressions’ exhibition on modern Arabic poetry at the beginning of the cultural season 2014-2015, at Al Markhia Gallery, Souq Waqif.

Dr Al Kuwari expressed appreciation of the shows and events held by Al Markhia Gallery, which he lauded for attracting artists from various Arab countries.

The minister praised the exhibition as it covers poetry, calligraphy and art, saying that the combination of all these arts in the Gallery was of great value.

He pointing out that the exhibition marked the beginning of a rich cultural season in cultural institutions in the country, including Qatar Museums, the Ministry of Culture Arts and Heritage, and Katara.