MISSION

Al Sadu is dedicated to celebrating the rich and diverse woven textile heritage of Kuwait, inspired by the values of productivity and creativity of the nation’s past, weaving together a cultural identity for both present and future generations.

GOALS:

  • Preserve and document Kuwait’s textile and weaving inheritance for posterity.

  • Promote creativity and innovation of past generations, as demonstrated in the techniques and processes of traditional textiles.

  • Be an educational and resource center providing programs, workshops an archives of techniques and designs for students, researchers, artists, and cultural organizations.

  • Reach out to and serve local artisans through educational materials and training programs.

  • Revitalize the production and development of traditional handmade textiles.

  • Provide a relaxing and recreational facility for the public.