Over 100 young talents will feature their fashion, art and design creations and products during the first of its kind exhibition to be hosted in Riyadh during the first week of Ramadan corresponding to June 30 until July 2, 2014 in the AlKhozama Banqueting and Conference Center.
In partnership with the Supreme Commission of Tourism and Antiquities, the AlKhozama Center and Bandar AlJibreen Achievement Award announced the launch of program, which aims to bring together young talents in the fashion, art and design spectrum under one roof to display their creations as part of the art and cultural scene evolvement in Riyadh and across the Kingdom.
The goal of the exhibition is to shed light on the pool of talented art and fashion personalities across the Kingdom and regionally highlighting the growth this sector has witnessed and the leadership position taken with Riyadh being the ultimate fashion, art and design destination across the region. AlKhozama Banquet and Conference Center management in cooperation with Amal AlJibreen Associates set the strategy for the event in an effort to bring together the unique enterprises from an entrepreneurial and enterprise perspective building bridges of understanding and cooperation with target entities and stakeholders.
“We look forward to this event which brings together a distinct industry that has witnessed growth during the past decade featuring cultural development from a fashion, art and design perspective,” stated Dr. Zaid AlZaid, CEO of Midad AlArdh Investment Company, owners and operators of AlKhozama Banqueting and Conference Center. “Art and design are a key element in everything we do at AlKhozama, from the overall structure to the service, the design and operation of the venue is set within a specific design that is functional, efficient, stylish, dynamic, modern and sleek. Based on our work vision and values we want to open avenues of development and growth for the youth and young talents in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and bring about the essence of design in all its aspects,” he ended.
Registration for the AlKhozama Fashion, Art and Design Exhibition 2014 began and interested parties can take part in the exhibition by booking their booths on site. Each booth is 3×3 with the floor plan layout divided into set categories from fashion, art and design in all aspects. Each exhibitor will automatically be eligible for the Bandar AlJibreen Achievement Award recognizing talents and ambition within the creative sphere. This year’s theme is “White Piece” every participant must submit a white piece that reflects their work a judging panel comprising of artists, business personalities, educators and the event organizers will be visiting each of the booths and rating the entries based on the set criteria. The winners will be announced on the last day of the event and the prizes will be awarded immediately. The Bandar AlJibreen Achievement Award category breakdown are first place SAR 75,000 second place SAR 50,000 ad 3rd place SAR 25,000. Each of the winners will also be presented with the award plaque and will be able to receive consultancy and marketing support ideas from the award organizers. This is the third cycle of the Bandar AlJibreen Achievement Award launched acknowledgement of the late Sheikh Bandar bin Abdulmohsen AlJibreen achievement and support of young talents especially in the field of arts and creative design. The award builds on the late Sheikh Bandar AlJibreen’s message and guidance recognizing the need for working hard, ethically and with pride and excellence in delivery, “The achiever is the one who turns his source of income into his source of pride.”
“The Bandar AlJibreen Achievement Award is a continuation of the legacy my father; the late Bandar AlJibreen – May Allah rest his soul in peace; set pushing for excellence in everything we do and setting a bar of pride and ethics in all work aspects,” stated Amal AlJibreen, Founder and CEO of Amal AlJibreen and Associates (AJA) and head of the Bandar AlJibreen Achievement Award.
“We are also honored to see the award growing during each cycle and to insure its continuation and set standards we have identified key events where it’s launched and hosted giving opportunity for all participants in select functions to take part. The achiever is the one who turns his source of income into his source of pride is a quote dear to our hearts and we strive to see it become a norm for many. It’s the manner in which my father conducted his work and dealings and its builds on self-fulfillment and gratification and delight turning work into passion,” she continued.
The AlKhozama Fashion, Art and Design Exhibition 2014 is launched in cooperation, partnership and sponsorship of key organizations including: the Supreme Commission of Tourism and Antiquities, Bandar AlJibreen Achievement Award, Rotana Magazine, Rotana Khaleejia, AlHayat Newspaper, Laha Magazine, Destination Riyadh and Arabiyat online magazine. Organizers include Midad AlArdh Investment Company, Amal AlJibreen Associates (AJA), Heights Agency and Hawas.
The Annual AlKhozama Fashion Event 2014 will witness a number of key activities and participations including special training session for young women on communication and presentation skills and it is within the realm of objectives set by the organizers to build on the needs and abilities of upcoming generation.
AlKhozama Banqueting and Conference Center owner and organizer of the event is part of the AlMidad AlArdh Group a leading Real Estate and Development Company. Al Khozama Banqueting and Conference Center was launched in February of 2012 and managed to set the trend for events and banqueting functions achieving great success in the field through its specialized team who bring together a wide range of experience and knowledge in the event management, food and beverage industry. With event and conference halls, that seat from 50 to 2,500 people AlKhozaama Banqueting and Conference Center offers a unique offering in event excellence and delivery.
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