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Minister of Culture expresses condolences for ‘sheikh of Jordanian artists’

Rafiq Al-Lahham. (Photo: Jordan News)
Rafiq Al-Lahham. (Photo: Jordan News)
AMMAN — Jordan’s minister of culture, Ali Al-Ayed, expressed his condolences for pioneering fine artist Muhammad Rafiq Al-Lahham — dubbed "the sheikh of Jordanian artists” — who passed away on Friday at the age of 90.اضافة اعلان

Ayed said in a press statement that Lahham's departure is a great loss not only for the Jordanian fine art scene, but also for Arab culture. Ayed expressed his sincere condolences to Lahham’s family and friends, according to Jordan News Agency, Petra.

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