Yemeni Art-of-Building Exhibition [Archives:1997/46/Local News]

November 17 1997

The French architect, Mr. Jos-Marie Bel is organizing a drawing and photographic exhibition at the French Cultural Center in Sanaa. “The exhibits depict the fine aspects of Yemeni architecture and masonry work,” said Mr. Bel who has a Ph.D. on Yemen from the Sorbonne University in 1983. The exhibition is scheduled to last form the 17th to 30th of November, and is open of the general public. It includes more than 150 sketches, photographic images, and architectural designs made by Mr. Bel during his 130 visits to Yemen and are included in his recently published book on the subject.