50 People Shaping the Culture of the Middle East


Shadia and Raja Alem, Saudi Arabia

Shadia and Raja Alem, Saudi Arabia

Saudi sisters Shadia and Raja Alem combine visual arts and words. Shadia is a visual artist who has exhibited in several countries and Raja is a well-known author, who has worked on novels, plays and other pieces. Raja creates narratives off the artwork Shadia creates and, through various projects, the sisters aim to promote creativity for Saudi youth and women.

Credit: edgeofarabia.com

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