Saudi collector Basma Al-Sulaiman held the second BASMOCA (Basma Al-Sulaiman Museum of Contemporary Art) launch event at her London residence on 8 June. The world’s first virtual art museum was inaugurated in April in Jeddah and features a selection of international artworks from Al-Sulaiman’s private collection. You can read the full article here.
What characterizes the emerging art scene in the Gulf region? What place does Saudi Arabia hold, and more specifically the cities of Riyadh and Jeddah, in its development? In what direction are the artists, collectors and managers who work in the region looking? Click here to see the conference.