ALGIERS- A total of 2,795 artists benefited from a financial aid as part of the support operation to the people affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, said the National Office of Copyrights and Related Rights (ONDA) in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Minister of Culture and Arts, Malika Bendouda, chaired Wednesday the installation ceremony of the committee responsible for evaluating the works of candidates to the "Ali Maachi Prize," said the Ministry of Culture in a statement.
ALGIERS- Mounia Meddour’s fictional feature "Papicha" will be screened at the 9th Seoul Arab Film Festival (Korea), to be organized from July 16 to 21, announce the organizers on the event website.
ALGIERS- Poet and lyric writer of the Algerian contemporary song, Mohamed Angar, died Thursday, in Algiers, of a heart attack at the age of 75, his relatives said.
ANNABA-The short movie Djaziret Leila (Leila’s Island), directed by Moroccan Mustapha Chaâbi, won the “Golden Portal” prize of the June session of the Virtual International Festival of Short Film, announced Thursday the festival’s Communication Officer Selmane Farès.
ALGIERS- The "Long list" of authors selected to participate in the seventh edition of the Mohamed-Dib Literary Prize has been unveiled by the Literary Prize Council. It includes 23 Arab, Amazigh and French speaking authors, announced the association "La grande Maison "on its Facebook page.
ALGIERS- A vibrant tribute was paid to German painter, Bettina Heinen Ayach, who died on June 7 at the age of 82, by Algerian ambassador in Berlin, Nor-Eddine Aouam, who greeted the memory of an artist "whose work mirrors the fusional link she has forged with Algeria and its people".
ALGIERS- Private Art Galleries in Algiers have announced the gradual reopening of the exhibition spaces after nearly three months of closure due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
ALGIERS- Secretary of State for Cultural Production Salim Dada took part Friday in the virtual seminar “Music in Resilience” organized by the Maghreb Office of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as part of the program “ResiliArt” on the situation of the artists in times of crisis and health and security lockdown.
ALGIERS- Minister of Culture Malika Bendouda on Wednesday took part in an extraordinary meeting by videoconference bringing together Culture ministers of the member countries of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO), the ministry said in a statement.