QT-Online / Tuesday, February 19, 2019 / Categories: Top News Katara unveils a 1 million mosaic mural The Cultural Village Foundation unveils today (Wednesday) a mural titled “Challenge” for the late Qatari artist Yousef Al Sadaat building 39. The artwork consists of more than one million mosaic art piece that decorates the walls at the entrance of Katara and the large-scale art work was made using the mosaic technic to enlarge the original painting. Dr. Khalid bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti, General Manager of Katara said that this painting was selected for its lovely pattern that goes well with Katara’s theme and because Katara always supports local artists. “Although the late artist had very few artworks, but they were very unique and valuable and should be commemorated”, Sulaiti added. The painting features a face of a sailorman with a brunette face and is glowing from the reflection of the blazing sunlight. “This artwork is to commemorate a noted Qatari artist who left us early at a young age but his legacy will remain everywhere”, Sulaiti said. He added that Sada had a vision and a great taste in art which motivated Katara to adopt his artworks. Previous Article Vishal-Shekhar to perform live in Doha, featuring Qatar’s Fahad al Kubaisi Next Article Bernie Sanders to run for US president in 2020 Print 1386 Rate this article: 5.0 Please login or register to post comments.