Darat Safeya Binzagr

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Darat Safeya Binzagr serves as a haven for art enthusiasts and admirers of Saudi and Hijazi cultural heritage. Its primary mission is to safeguard a culture that is at risk of fading away, making it an important institution in this endeavor. Within its walls, the gallery and library hold invaluable resources about Darat, the artist Safeya, and her remarkable art collection. The architectural design of the building is a masterpiece in itself, drawing inspiration from the grand facades of Nabataean Mada'in Saleh.

The origins of Darat Safeya Binzagr can be traced back to 1989 when the artist felt the urge to establish a permanent home for her extensive collection of paintings. As part of her vision, Safeya Binzagr transferred her personal library to the premises, making it accessible to researchers and knowledge seekers alike. The library boasts an impressive array of educational books in both Arabic and English, meticulously documenting the work of celebrated artists and literary figures from across the globe – a treasure trove of knowledge spanning from the East to the West.

Additionally, the library offers activity books designed to indirectly enrich children's understanding of the art world. The audio and video collection within Darat Safeya Binzagr introduces visitors to renowned artists worldwide and showcases their extraordinary creations as exhibited in prestigious international museums.

How to explore Darat Safeya Binzagr?

- Learn about Darat Safeya Binzagr's noble mission to preserve endangered cultures.

- Browse through the extensive library filled with educational books in Arabic and English.

- Discover the works of great artists and literary figures from the East to the West.

- Engage with activity books that enrich children's knowledge of the art world.

- Experience audio and video presentations of world-famous artists and their masterpieces.

- Gain insights into the history of art through informative exhibits.

- Utilize instructional and educational resources to deepen artistic understanding.

- Purchase Prints, Books, Graphics, Etchings, Lithographs, Pictographs, Limited Edition Posters, and Artistic art cards for special occasions from the in-house shop.

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    2 hours

Address of Darat Safeya Binzagr

King Abdullah Rd, Al-Baghdadiyah Al-Gharbiyah, Jeddah 22234, Saudi Arabia

Opening & Closing time of Darat Safeya Binzagr

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