About This Blog, and About Me: Susie of Arabia
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is KSA's 2nd largest city and is located on its west coast, right on the Red Sea. I moved here in 2007 with my Saudi hubby. This journal reflects the things that I see here, life through my eyes, my lens.
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Tag Archives: Sculptures
BUILDER’S PLUMBLINE – BY MUSTAFA SENBEL “ENGINEER’S TOOLS” – PROTRACTOR, COMPASS & RULERS “CONSTRUCTION TOOLS” – WHIMSICAL SAW AND WRENCH, WHICH NO LONGER EXIST IN JEDDAH ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING … Continue reading
THE HARSH CLIMATE OF JEDDAH REQUIRES SUITABLE CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS FOR ITS MANY SCULPTURES. CONSTANT MAINTENANCE IS CALLED FOR – NECESSITATING REPAIRS, REFURBISHING OR REPAINTING. WITH CHANGES TO ROADWAYS AROUND THE CITY, SOME SCULPTURES HAVE BEEN RELOCATED. OTHERS HAVE JUST DISAPPEARED. … Continue reading
ARTWORK FEATURING LANDMARKS AND SCULPTURES AROUND JEDDAH MURALS SET UP AS TEMPORARY BARRIERS HIDING CONSTRUCTION MESS ENJOYED THIS POST? SIGN UP FOR FUTURE POSTS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR EMAIL BOX. LINKING TO – MOSAIC MONDAYS SOUVENIRS ALL SEASONS from Blogger … Continue reading
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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
Many of my photos here in Jeddah are taken from a moving vehicle – and because my husband usually drives pretty fast, I end up deleting a lot of my photos once I go through them. While this isn’t a … Continue reading
This well known fountain on Sultan Road in Jeddah consists of more than 20 dallah coffee pots arranged on pedestals at varying heights. I’ve actually seen it functioning as a fountain a few times but most often it’s not operating. … Continue reading
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
Jeddah is called the City of Art for good reason. There are more displays of public art here than perhaps any other city in the world. I have published many photos of the sculptures that dot the landscape of this … Continue reading