Noor Talk – Culture and the Future of Cities

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a massive impact on city economies. What role can art institutions and cultural events play in supporting their recovery? Speakers Antonia Carver, director of Art Jameel; Fatmah al Rashid, Ithra head of advisory group; Ilaria Bonacossa, arts and culture liaison of Riyadh Art; Nicholas Cullinan, director of National Portrait Gallery London; and Miguel Blanco-Carrasco, executive director of Noor Riyadh consider how public art and culture can shape the future of cities.

Noor Talk – Culture and the Future of Cities

Noor Riyadh

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a massive impact on city economies. What role can art institutions and cultural events play in supporting their recovery? Speakers Antonia Carver, director of Art Jameel; Fahtma al Rashid, Ithra head of advisory group; Ilaria Bonacossa, arts and culture liaison of Riyadh Art; Nicholas Cullinan, director of National Portrait Gallery London; and Miguel Blanco-Carrasco, executive director of Noor Riyadh consider how public art and culture can shape the future of cities.

Speakers: Antonia Carver, Fatmah Al Rashid, Ilaria Bonacossa, Nicholas Cullinan, Miguel Blanco-Carrasco
Moderator: Lamia Almuhanna

Event Information

Dates —

20 Mar, 2021 — 20 Mar, 2021

Location —

Live Online

Time —

6:30 pm GMT/UTC +3

Live Online

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