Jewels in Riyadh transforms the city into an open-air gallery for Contemporary Public Art, offering twenty-four permanent artworks by great art masters to prove contemporary sculpture’s ability in transforming urban spaces and the city.
The choice to place these monumental artworks in civic as well as historical sites generates a natural fusion between the history of Riyadh, its present and its future.
Creating beautiful and distinctive stations on Riyadh’s Metro and BRT bus system.MORE
Multiple large-scale and impactful Public Art commissions placed at major intersections, bridges and roundabouts.MORE
A sculpture park where everyone can relax with friends and family, and experience contemporary art outside the gallery.MORE
Artistic-designed playgrounds and urban elements located across parks in Riyadh.MORE
Annual festival of light and artMORE
This is a statement to the world. A symbol for Riyadh and the cultural aspirations of Vision 2030. A distinctive and unmistakable 21st Century Icon.MORE
Stunning illumination of bridges across the city to emphasize their role as physical, social and emotional connectors with communities.MORE
Creation of a sculpture trail that will highlight and invite exploration of the city and the wadis, encouraging outdoor activity.MORE
Tuwaiq Sculpture is a platform where local and international artists meet, collaborate, and create large-scale public artworks in a live setting.MORE
Four pavilions dedicated to digital art and with a community outreach program as catalysts to inspire the dialogue about art and culture.MORE
Integrating public art into the fabric of the citywide network of pedestrian walkways, bridges and footpaths, enticing citizens to explore the city.MORE
Grand gateways on the main access routes into Riyadh announce the entrance to a city of culture.MORE