Ajman Tourism launches the Ajman Art Tourism Exhibition
Promoting the artistic and cultural growth the UAE is witnessing, the Ajman Department of Tourism Development launched the Ajman Art Tourism Exhibition which comes as part of the Art and Cultural Office’s agenda. The exhibition which takes place from 14 November 2022 until 28 February 2023 will exhibit and promote the artworks of many talented artists in collaboration with many strategic partners from the hospitality sector.
His Excellency Mahmood Khaleel Alhashmi Director General of the Ajman Department of Tourism Development inaugurated the exhibition on Monday which aims to support local and international artists, build an artistic exchange between Ajman and the world, and improve Ajman’s position as a cultural hub that nurtures arts and encourages artistic innovation.
This exhibition, which comes as an extension to the cultural and artistic events organized by the Ajman Cultural Office under the umbrella of Ajman Tourism, focuses on portraying Ajman as an important destination for arts and culture, and support artists by exhibiting their artworks around the city and building a sustainable collaboration with both the artists and the corporates stakeholders. The Ajman Cultural Office aims to continue supporting the arts initiatives it has launched last year such as the “Ajman Arts Touring” exhibition in partnership with strategic stakeholders from the hospitality sector.
For this year, the Ajman Department of Tourism Development targeted hotels establishments and beach resorts which included the Ajman Hotel, the Fairmont Ajman Hotel, the Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel, The Oberoi Beach Resort Al Zorah, and the Radisson Blu Hotel Ajman, where the exhibition will feature the masterpieces and exhibits of 20 artists from different nationalities and various art schools.
His Excellency Mahmood Khaleel Alhashmi Director General of the Ajman Department of Tourism Development stressed that the department deems the Ajman Art Tourism Exhibition as an opportunity to endorse local and international artists, which comes in line with its strategic priorities to enhance Ajman’s position as a leading cultural and artistic hub that supports talents and provides innovative platforms to showcase their creativity, opens new horizons for them to flourish and develop, and introduce them to the public. This event is set to also attract entrepreneurs and investors from around the world, as Ajman offers unique opportunities that can help them expand their arts business, as well as developing the cultural and tourism sectors in the emirate.
“The Ajman Art Tourism Exhibition is a unique interactive platform that can help young talents to exhibit their creative artworks and showcase their artistic potentials to everyone. Arts is a valuable asset that is fully supported by our wise leadership and their continuous efforts to improve the artistic scene in the UAE, in order to transform our nation into a cultural destination that endorses creativity and serves as a free forum for talents.”