Public Talk | The Urban Re-Construction of Space under the Mamluks by Howayda Al-Harithy

Public Talk | The Urban Re-Construction of Space under the Mamluks by Howayda Al-Harithy

19 February 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018 | 8 PM The paper is a reading of space in Mamluk architecture, not based on a formal analysis of systems of geometric planning, scale and proportions; but a reading of space based on Henri Lefebvre’s prescription. It is a reading of space in Mamluk architecture as a “product” developed over […]

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HOME WORKSPACE PROGRAM 2018-19 | OPEN CALL

HOME WORKSPACE PROGRAM 2018-19 | OPEN CALL


آخر موعد للتقّدم: ٥ آذار ٢٠١٨٢٠١٧


Deadline for application: March 5, 2018

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Home Workspace Program 2017-18

Home Workspace Program 2017-18

9 October 2017 - 21 July 2018

HWP 2017-18 | October 9 - July 15, 2018

Workshops led by Natascha Sadr Haghighian, Lina Majdalanie, Iman Issa, and Raqs Media Collective

With seminars taught by Jalal Toufic, Monika Halkort, Walid Sadek, Carine Doumit, Elie Ayache and Walid Raad.

Image: Courtesy of Rayanne Tabet

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February 2018
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Open Studios | Beirut Art Resi...
Feb 2018

Open Studios | Beirut Art ResidencyDate: Thursday, February 22 | 7-10 PM Location: Beirut Art Residency Open Studios features the works of Beirut Art Residency’s current artists-in-residence: Beatriz Morales, Elena Gileva, Babak Kazemi and Pargol Einaloo. Beatriz Morales At Open Studios, Beatriz presents a series of works influenced by how layers of time overlap visually on the facades of buildings […]
Pierre Sadek: Picturing Histor...
Feb - Apr 2018

Pierre Sadek: Picturing History | Pierre SadekDate: February 8 – April 30, 2018 Location: Sursock Museum Though rooted in a very specific world-historical era, Pierre Sadek’s work is timeless. It constitutes a meticulous record of the history of a region in political, existential and violent turmoil, documenting the names, faces and events that captured the world’s attention during a time of […]
Knots’n Dust | Francis A...
Jan - May 2018

Knots’n Dust | Francis AlÿsDate: January 31 – May 3, 2018 Location: Beirut Art Center Francis Alÿs’ show at Beirut Art Center gathers works, both early and recent, that explore zones of turbulence, the motions at the core and the spread out effects, ranging from the minuscule to the monumental. The show reflects on the notion of turbulence, from […]
Points of Contact | Group Exhi...
Jan - Mar 2018

Points of Contact | Group ExhibitionDate: January 27 – March 10, 2018 Location: Goethe Institut Libanon The exhibition and public program Points of Contact brings together multi-media responses and investigations into the architecture of the built environment in Lebanon, and its impact on a human bodily experience. The participating artists, theorists, activists, lawyers and architects will explore an interpenetration of […]
New Sites for the Museum Depar...
Jan - Apr 2018

New Sites for the Museum Departments or four places to visit Heaven | Khalil RabahDate: January 18 – April 7, 2018 Location: Sfeir-Semler Gallery The exhibition presents a new iteration of The Palestinian Museum of Natural History and Humankind; Khalil Rabah’s ongoing inquiry into the ways in which history is socially constructed through material embedded in identity and culture. Founded in 1995, and taking the historical and geopolitical context […]
Yassin Haute Couture | Raed Ya...
Jan - Apr 2018

Yassin Haute Couture | Raed Yassin Tea SetDate: January 17 – April 7 2018 Location: Marfa’ Gallery In this multimedia exhibition, Raed Yassin immerses viewers in a plethora of images, sounds, lights, forms, memoirs culled from pop culture, where he laces facts, histories with fiction to invoke a romanticized representation of the past and simultaneously conceal deep personal wounds. The artist has […]