Samira A. Ali exhibits paintings in Sanaa [Archives:2004/759/Community]

August 29 2004
Photo from archived article: photos/759/community3_1
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Irena Knehtl
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For the Yemen Times

The Yemeni artist Samira Abdo Ali, (also the first female Yemeni TV director, writer, cartoonist and winner of several international awards), is exhibiting her newest collection of paintings at the House of Culture in Sanaa this week. The exhibition which is in the framework of Sanaa – the Arab culture capital festivities, was opened in the presence of local and foreign dignitaries, artists, writers and friends by his Excellency Mr. Khaled Rowaishan, Minister of Culture. Her artwork offers some beautiful combinations of Yemeni landscapes, people, tales and legends.