Saudi street artist Noura bin Saidan is making an international impact with her striking murals
DUBAI: A transformed Saudi Arabia is not just a place where the next generation of artists can thrive, it is itself a canvas. Saudi muralist Noura bin Saidan started her creative journey because she yearned to capture her country’s heritage. As her profile has grown, her murals have become an iconic part of the backdrop of Riyadh and beyond. Following that success, her mission has expanded. Now, she is one of the key voices communicating the contemporary Saudi soul, to both its own people and the world — inspiring the next generation of the Kingdom’s artists in the process.