Creative and Cultural Insight from the Arab Gulf
Launched in 2009, Khaleejesque is an award-winning Kuwait-based publishing brand that highlights the dynamic creative and cultural scene of the Arab Gulf countries through inspiring content, engaging events, and thought-provoking exhibitions.
In an age where media representation is crucial to encourage cultural dialogue, our aim is to showcase inspirational people, projects, and initiatives to a local, regional, and international audience.
Khaleejesque has featured 2,750+ creatives across the MENA region
The Khaleejesque team believes in presenting quality content and experiences to our readers wherever they may be.
We grow through creativity, innovation, and curiosity.
We integrate honesty, integrity, and passion into all aspects of our work.
Ultimately, we're motivated to make a change in our community through the power of storytelling.
What does Khaleejesque mean?
The name has been coined by merging the Arabic word for gulf “Khaleej” with the suffix “esque”; creating a playful name which is the Gulf answer to Arabesque, but instead we are Khaleejesque.
World Summit Awards 2017
Best and Most Innovative Digital Solution
Kuwait e-Content Award 2016
A'Design Award and Competition 2016
Best Design Media
The Khaleejesque Team
- Fouz Al-Sabah, Founder and Editor-in-Chief
- Mahjabeen Ahmedi, Senior Designer
- Rahaf Aloraifan, Content & Community Specialist
- Saira Malik, Editor
- Marsya Abdulghani, Contributing writer