Although there is not a burgeoning cultural scene in Jeddah, we have found limited art, museums, galleries, and musical offerings. We found the recent Earth and Ever After art show in Jeddah to be an illuminating way to read the contemporary art scene in Saudi Arabia.
This is a video about the Jeddah non-Muslim cemetery.
We are having a nice holiday season in Jeddah – Thanksgiving, Chanukah, and Christmas fast approaching!
We had an amazing visit to the museum and private studio of renowned Saudi female artist Safeya Binzagr.
Eight other colleagues and I took an amazing trip out to Taif – about three hours outside of Jeddah. It was my first time getting out of the city since we arrived about two months ago. Although Jeddah is an overall great place to live, the traffic and daily grind …