SPLENDOURS OF ISLAMIC ART FROM THE LOUVRE MUSEUM

SPLENDOURS OF ISLAMIC ART FROM THE LOUVRE MUSEUM

Client:                                    Supreme commission for tourism

Total area:                            800 m2

Design completed:             March 2006

Location:                               National Museum

 

This exhibition was designed to display 104 pieces of Islamic art on loan from the Louvre Museum in Paris for a period of two months. Opened on March 5th, 2006 by the custodian of the two holy mosques HRH King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al- Saud and his excellency President Jaques Chirac, this exhibit continued to attract a large number of visitors from around the Kingdom.