Monday, 17 February , 2020     |     1246      |      +      |     

Kuwait Down Syndrome Society organizes artwork gallery

Kuwait Down Syndrome Society organizes artwork gallery : Google

Kuwait Down Syndrome Society opened a gallery at Al-Adwani hall in Abdullah Al-Salem neighborhood, on Sunday evening to showcase artworks and handicrafts made by children with Down syndrome.

The event, organized in collaboration with National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters (NCCAL), is themed “with you our lives get colored.”

Speaking to KUNA on the sidelines of the opening ceremony, NCCAL Assistant Secretary-General for the Arts Sector Dr. Bader Al-Dowaish said the gallery is part of the society’s efforts to integrate children with DNS into the Kuwaiti community.

He expressed admiration for the creative products displayed by “this important segment of the community.”

On her part, Chairperson of Kuwait Down Syndrome Society Dr. Seddiqa Al-Awadhi said the society works relentlessly to improve the lives of people with disabilities and help reach their full potentials.

“The five-day event showcases distinguished portraits and handicrafts, most of them were sold, thanks to the large number of visitors,” she pointed out.

Dr. Al-Awadhi thanked the Awqaf Secretariat and NCCAL for supporting the activities of the society and helping organize the gallery.

Kuwait Today Business Subscription

Category: #Culture, #Events | 2020/02/17 latest update at 2:13 PM
Source : Mena FN | Photocredit : Google
Comments Add comment

Latest Comments

  LinkedIn Gulf Media

Sponsored Publications

Related Articles

The editorial staff of Kuwait Media would like to give all of its readers from Gulf and Kuwait and the whole world the opportunity to participate actively in the development of the website! If you have something interesting, fun, scandalous - just something worth to be seen from more people. Capture it and share it in the Kuwait Today with a short text.

Do you have information you want to reach our readers?

Send article/s

You can subscribe to our Facebook, Twitter and Google pages or use our RSS feed channel to always read the most important news about Kuwait, the Gulf and the world.

Latest searches in Kuwait Today