AlMohtaraf at the Abu Dhabi 2011 International Book Fair

19. 03. 2011

It was at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair that AlMohtaraf participated for the first time as a new comer in the field of publishing. Books on display such as Souq Okaz, Another Reason, Young Saudi Lenses etc had a positive influence on the attendees of the fair. The organizing committee of the fair held a book signing for Young Saudi Artists at AlMohtaraf space. In the presence of a group of artists, critics, journalists, and interested readers artist Abdul Aziz Ashour, the initiator and editor of the book, signed copies for guests.



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