The “Al-Athriya” area – one of the areas of Riyadh season– An exceptional opportunity to show visitors the talent of a young Saudi artist who specialized in painting on leather of all kinds.
Young Hamad Al-Kharji practices his passion through pictures and aesthetic memories that he writes on leather, to preserve and document them based on the wishes and requests of visitors to acquire distinctive pieces in the region’s stores.
Al-Kharji uses professional colors and high-quality brushes to touch leather and draw on it, noting that some of his drawings take a day or two, while some take hours, stressing that the length and shortness of the period are related to the quality of the drawing and the complexities of the details, which is the distinguishing difference in many of the drawings that fascinated visitors. season, and it became part of their interests.
Al-Kharji, who spent about 10 years of his life practicing the talent of drawing on leather, noted that his achievement began to extend to painting murals for restaurants and cafes, indicating that the season gave him the opportunity to learn about various social segments, and to show his creativity in front of the largest number of visitors, which It gave him an exceptional incentive to present unique products that won the admiration of the “Adhiriya” audience.
The area is located in the historic village of Al-Athriya, northeast of the capital, Riyadh, and offers a luxurious experience for visitors from different segments of society, and includes several activities, including: luxury restaurants, international cafes, open art exhibitions, and live musical performances.
It is worth noting that this year’s “Riyadh Season” managed to enter the Guinness Book of Records with two new numbers.
The Riyadh Season is the most prominent entertainment destination in Saudi Arabia, and it was launched on the 20th of last October, and includes 14 entertainment areas distributed throughout the city of Riyadh, namely: Boulevard Riyadh City, Via Riyadh, Combat Field, Al-Athria, Oasis, The Groves, Riyadh and Wonderland, Riyadh Front, Al Murabba, Nabd Al Riyadh, Riyadh Safari, Tree of Peace, Khalluha District, Zaman Village.
The 2021 season will host more than 7,500 events, about 10 international exhibitions, more than 350 theatrical shows, in addition to an international car exhibition and auction, more than 70 cafes, 200 restaurants, an electronic games tournament, and more than 100 interactive experiences.
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