Public Talk | Metahaven, Recent Work

Public Talk | Metahaven, Recent Work

24 May 2017

Wednesday, May 24 | 8PM Designers, filmmakers and artists Metahaven will discuss their practice and screen segments of their films. From propaganda, psychological warfare and timeline occupation, to virtual reality and “post-fact”, recurrent themes in Metahaven’s work range from the geopolitical to the personal and bypass the usual perspective of the documentary and the essay […]

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Financialization

Financialization

16 May - 9 June 2017

Financialization is Course Module IV of HWP 2016-17: Head Above Water.

Some seminars are open to the public with limited capacity and require registration.
Register by sending an email to hwp@ashkalalwan.org

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Public Talk | Semiotic and Financial Globalization with Ana Teixeira Pinto

Public Talk | Semiotic and Financial Globalization with Ana Teixeira Pinto

1 June 2017

This public talk is part of HWP 2016-17 Head Above Water, Course Module IV: Financialization

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Public Talk | Writing vs. Predicting with Elie Ayache

Public Talk | Writing vs. Predicting with Elie Ayache

8 June 2017

This public talk is part of HWP 2016-17 Head Above Water, Course Module IV: Financialization

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HWP 2016-17

HWP 2016-17

Head Above Water

Workshops taught by Visiting Professors Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Cevdet Erek, Maha Maamoun, Lina Majdalanie and Metahaven

With Seminar modules: Listening, seeing, writing, moving | Histories of the artist | Technologies, life and the future | Financialization

Image: Joe Namy, untitled (AMOLED exposure series), 2014

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Upcoming at Ashkal Alwan view all calendar

May 2017
There are currently no events scheduled for this month.

Upcoming Elsewhere & Around

Open Call | Beirut Art Center ...
May - Jun 2017

Open Call | Beirut Art Center – Assistant Director & Communication ManagerFull-time: Monday to Friday 11am – 7pm Starting Date: Monday 3 july 2017 Application deadline: Friday 16 June 2017 Notification of acceptance: 26 June 2017 For more information click here.
Open Call | Beirut Art Center ...Open Call
May - Jun 2017

Open Call | Beirut Art Center – Education ManagerStarting Date: Monday, July 3rd, 2017 Application Deadline: Friday, June 16, 2017: Notification of acceptance: 26 June, 2017 For more information click here.
Exhibition | MIDAD: The Public...
Apr - Aug 2017

Exhibition | MIDAD: The Public and Initimate Lives of Arabic CalligraphyDates: April 12th – August 15th Location: Dar El-Nimer The inaugural exhibition of the El-Nimer Collection, Midād presents over 75 pieces from the eighth to the twentieth centuries alongside five new commissions from contemporary artists. The exhibition investigates the ways in which Arabic calligraphy has throughout history mirrored notions of the public and private, the […]
Exhibition | Mophradat present...
Apr - Jun 2017

Exhibition | Mophradat presents Meeting Points 8: Both sides of the curtainDates: April 12th – June 6th Location: Beirut Art Center Mophradat opens the eighth edition of Meeting Points titled “Both sides of the curtain” with a 4-day events program starting from the opening night on wednesday 12 april with music for trumpet and modulating derbekah (2017), a performance by joe namy with walid sadek. This […]
Exhibition Opening | Sursock M...Exhibition, Exhibition opening
Feb - Jun 2017

Exhibition Opening | Sursock Museum – Maha MaamounDates: 24 February, 2017 to 12 June, 2017 Opening reception: Thursday 23 February from 18:00 to 21:00 Location: Sursock Museum, Twin Galleries, GF Working primarily with video and photography, Maha Maamoun’s work deals with the circulation and function of images in vernacular culture, reframing these as tools for critical insights and analysis. The Law of […]
Exhibition Opening | Sursock M...Exhibition opening
Feb - Jun 2017

Exhibition Opening | Sursock Museum Visit Beirut! Postcards and Travel Guides from The Fouad Debbas CollectionOpening reception: 23 February from 18:00 to 21:00 Dates: 24 February, 2017 to 12 June, 2017 Location: The Fouad Debbas Collection Gallery, Level 1 “Hotels (in order of comfort): Royal, Bab Idriss Street (Michel Nasser, owner); established reputation; 38 bedrooms; comfortable; good dining; Beyrouth Palace, Place des Canons; new; comfortable; Metropole, Châteaubriand Street (German owner); […]
A Few Things You Need to Know ...
Nov 2016 - Dec 2017

A Few Things You Need to Know When Creating an Art Project in a Public Space in LebanonArt in public spaces in Lebanon: A research project and tool guide on the legal and administrative challenges and opportunities It is available online and can be downloaded on ISSUU.