HWP 2015-16

HWP 2015-16

From the Miraculous to the Mundane
October 5, 2015 – July 29, 2016


Led by Resident Professors Minerva Cuevas, Sandra Noeth, Raqs Media Collective and Ghassan Salhab; Preface organized by Ali Cherri

With seminars led by Ahmad Beydoun, Finbarr Barry Flood, and Iman Issa.

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July 2016
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Upcoming Elsewhere & Around

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION | MASHR...
Jul - Aug 2016

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION | MASHROU’ PROLETKULTDate: 06/09/2016 Location: AUB Byblos Bank Art Gallery Exhibition and all – Artist – Congress at AUB If you are a professional artist and would like to show your work at the AUB art galleries. There are no curators, no juries , no prizes, no fees You can show your artwork in any medium, style […]
Job Opportunity | Arab Image F...Job Opportunity
Jul - Aug 2016

Job Opportunity | Arab Image FoundationPosition: Managing Director Starting date: August 2016 To apply Please send your CV and a cover letter to About the AIF The Arab Image Foundation (AIF) is dedicated to the understanding of photography and to the practices of collecting, preserving and sharing images. It is committed to studying and exploring issues of origin, authorship and […]
Exhibition | Ziad Antar x Beir...Exhibition
Jun - Sep 2016

Exhibition | Ziad Antar x Beirut Art ResidencyDates: June 20 – September 20, 2016 Location: Safe Sounds II is a progressive and interactive sound installation that is an extension of Ziad Antar’s continuous investigation in sound and image. Using local birds known as ‘white-spectacled bulbuls’, the conceptual project follows the tradition of domesticating the animal in various regions of Lebanon. For the […]
Call for Applications | Abraaj...Call for applications
Jun - Aug 2016

Call for Applications | Abraaj Group Art Prize 2017Deadline for artists: August 11, 2016 Deadline for curators: July 10, 2016 Applications are now open for the ninth edition of the Abraaj Group Art Prize aiming at artists and curators of the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia. Artists from these regions are invited to apply with a proposal for an original, unrealised […]
Call for applications | Intern...Call for applications
Jun - Oct 2016

Call for applications | International Digital Arts Festival – VideoformesDeadline: October 15, 2016 March 15 – 18, 2017 Prize winning competition ‘Videoformes’ open to all video and media makers. Works should be original and/or display a personal approach. For more information please click .
Exhibition | Etel Adnan –...Exhibition
Jun - Sep 2016

Exhibition | Etel Adnan – The Weight of the WorldDates: June 2 – September 11, 2016 Location: , London Serpentine Galleries presents the works of painter, essayist and poet Etel Adnan, who was born in 1925 in Beirut, Lebanon. In her first solo exhibition in a UK public institution, the Serpentine shows work from across her career and including paintings, drawings, poetry, film and […]
Exhibition | Nadim Asfar: Wher...Exhibition
May - Aug 2016

Exhibition | Nadim Asfar: Where I End and You BeginDates: May 31 – August 5, 2016 Location: For many years, Nadim Asfar’s artistic focus has revolved around the various strata that make up the «country-landscape» in Lebanon, in particular its mountains. This exhibition presents images that depict places from our inner and outer worlds, places that are hollow, places full and open, places of […]
Exhibition | Yto Barrada: Faux...Exhibition
May - Aug 2016

Exhibition | Yto Barrada: Faux GuideDates: May 26 – August 26, 2016 Location: Faux Guide is the result of several years of research in the thriving Moroccan fossil and mineral trade, which has attracted scientists and tourists alike to excavate this rich pre-history, and along with them, are the swarms of dilettantes and charlatans coaxing buyers with forgeries and counterfeits. […]
Exhibition | Ali Cherri. A Tax...Exhibition
May - Aug 2016

Exhibition | Ali Cherri. A Taxonomy of Fallacies: The Life of Dead ObjectsDates: May 13, 2016 – August 1, 2016 Location: What stories do objects tell? How do ancient artefacts relate to contemporary cultures and value systems? Using material gathered from archaeological digs, wildlife parks, and auction houses around the world, this new body of work by Ali Cherri raises important and timely questions regarding the value […]
Exhibition | In the Clouds. A ...Exhibition
May - Aug 2016

Exhibition | In the Clouds. A Selection of Aerial Views from The Fouad Debbas CollectionDates: May 13, 2016 – August 1, 2016 Location: The concept of taking aerial photographs and using them for cartographic purposes first appeared in 1855 with Andraud’s publication on the Exposition Universelle of the same year. With his first attempts at aerial shots from a hot air balloon in the 1860s, the French photographer Nadar […]
Open Call | AFAC General Grant...Open Call
May - Aug 2016

Open Call | AFAC General Grants ProgramDeadline: August 1, 2016 AFAC’s cinema funding is open to all kinds of film projects – short films, feature narratives, short documentaries, feature documentaries, animation and experimental film. AFAC offers funding for development/scripting, production and post-production for Arab directors and producers living in the Arab region or in the diaspora. A non-Arab producer can apply […]
Exhibition | Esma’/Liste...Exhibition
Apr - Aug 2016

Exhibition | Esma’/Listen / إسمعDates: April 27,2016 – August 21,2016 Location: Beirut Art Center presents Esma’/Listen, a journey in the works of artists and composers developing contemporary forms of listening. Since the ear does not have an eyelid, our acoustic sensitivity exposes us to sound before anything else. Listening is the counterpart of this porosity of the senses: it […]