Tag Archives: Landmarks

PUBLIC ART OF JEDDAH

THE ILLUMINATED GLOBE – BY JULIO LAFUENTE THE ACCIDENT – BY JULIO LAFUENTE SCIENCE & RELIGION – BY JULIO LAFUENTE THE VERSE BOAT – BY JULIO LAFUENTE STALKS OF WHEAT – BY SALAH ABDULKARIM THE LIGHTHOUSE (ALSO KNOWN AS THE … Continue reading

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JEDDAH’S SUNFLOWER FIELD FOUNTAIN

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SOME SCULPTURES OF JEDDAH

THE ACCIDENT by JULIO LAFUENTE A WHIMSICAL REFLECTION OF JEDDAH DRIVERS AL-SAROUKH by SALAH ABDULKARIM SHOWS USES OF STEEL, FROM SWORDS TO MACHINERY TO SPACECRAFT SUNFLOWER FIELD FOUNTAIN by EILA HILTUNEN ONE OF THE FEW JEDDAH SCULPTURES BY A WOMAN … Continue reading

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JEDDAH’S BEAUTIFUL SUNFLOWER FIELD FOUNTAIN

One of the few large artworks in the city of Jeddah that was actually created by a female, the Sunflower Field Fountain is one of my absolute favorites.  The artist is Eila Hiltunen, an accomplished sculptor from Finland.  Standing in a … Continue reading

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ONE OF THE TALLEST FOUNTAINS IN THE WORLD

YELLOW – CLOSEUP OF KING FAHD FOUNTAIN YONDER – VISIBLE FOR MILES YIPPEE – FOR DETAILS ABOUT KING FAHD FOUNTAIN, CLICK HERE. Thanks to my friend and terrific photographer Abdullah Ali for allowing me to use the photos in today’s … Continue reading

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Sculpture Against the Sky

It’s difficult to get a good photo of this particular sculpture since it is located on a busy roadway and it’s impossible to stop and take a photo. I believe this is the work of German artist Ottmar Hollman, as … Continue reading

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Jeddah Boat Sculpture – Now Gone

Jeddah is home to hundreds of works of art that grace the landscape of the city.  Many of the sculptures used to occupy the space in the center of traffic circles, many of which have been replaced in recent years … Continue reading

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