What’s on

Migrated Birds

02 - 31 January, 2020
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
English, Arabic


17 December - 04 April, 2020

The Little Vampire

02 - 31 January, 2020
02:00 PM - 09:00 PM
English, Arabic
SAR 25

Ithra Winter Garden by Pattis

24 December - 31 March, 2020

Dhahran Big Band

23 January, 2020
07:00 PM - 08:15 PM
SAR 75

Introduction to Pavilion Prototyping

23 - 25 January, 2020
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
SAR 450

About Ithra

The world is evolving, transforming and changing, and Saudi Arabia is changing at an even more rapid pace. At the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra), we see human potential as the greatest source of change. This is why we are focused on accelerating that potential through encouraging creativity, inspiring minds, and empowering talent.


News & Articles

Saudi Arabia’s Modern Evolution

15 January 2020

The Inspiration of the Arabic Language

30 December 2019

Conserving Cultural Memory Through Art

09 December 2019

PLAY - A Catalyst for Innovation

“combinatory or associative play seems to be the essential feature in productive thought,”
10 October 2019

Static vs. Interactive: Experience Art as a Living Organism

“The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct.”
10 October 2019

Innovation - An (Artificial) Intelligence Playground

We live in an ever-changing world grappling with a perpetual struggle to constantly reinvent itself. Machines seem to be taking control of our lives. Industries are being disrupted and transformed by technology. How will our worlds merge – as the virtual and tangible planes intersect?
10 October 2019

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