MEET THE LOCALS / MEET A NEWCOMER !
Are you a status holder, refugee or new to the
Netherlands in a different way? Are you interested in
meeting the new and longtime residents of The Hague
and curious to hear their stories?
Then the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, in collaboration
with ‘Gast aan Tafel’ and ‘Haagse Helpers’, cordially
invites you to a special evening of dialogue, art, music
and delicious food!
You will hear the inspiring stories of our special guests
chef Zina Abboud and musician/Ud player Amer
Shanati, once fled from Syria and started a life in the
Netherlands. They participated in the exhibition
Splendour and Bliss. Arts of the Islamic world, which
you can visit with a guide on this evening.
The exhibition features art from Syria, Iran, Pakistan,
Turkey, Iraq, Morocco and other countries.
Please register before February 11th and feel free to
bring this event to the attention of your family and
We hope to meet you on February 15th!
Gemeentemuseum Den Haag,
Gast aan Tafel & Haagse Helpers