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Call for Application | RAW Académie

17 - 31 January 2017 Elsewhere & around

Application deadline: 31st January, 2017 RAW Académie is a tuition-free residential experiential study programme for artistic and curatorial thought and practice inquiry of eight weeks in Dakar. It is dedicated to a lively reflection on artistic research, curatorial practice and critical writing. The academy is held during two distinct sessions per year; October–December and April–June. […]

Exhibition | The Second Space

19 January - 31 March 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: 19 January 2017 |7PM – 31 March 2017 Location: Marfa’ The work of Stéphanie Saadé develops a language of suggestion, playing with poetics and metaphor. She shares clues, signs, imageless and occasionally silent trails with us, which interact like the words of a single sentence. It is for the viewer to decipher them, as […]

Call For Applications | Xabaca Residency for Arab Female Artists

9 - 15 January 2017 Elsewhere & around

Deadline for Application: January 15th Open call for Arab female artists living and working in Morocco, Tunisia, Lebanon and Palestine. We have chosen these four countries for their importance in cultural and artistic aspects, and because they represent the two geographical areas of the Arab World: Magreb and Mashrek. Open to all the disciplines (visual […]

SB13 Dakar Off-site project – Vive l’Indépendance de l’Eau

8 - 9 January 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: 8 – 9 January 2017 Location: Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal Taking place at the Université Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar, Senegal, Vive l’Indépendance de l’Eau [Long Live the Independence of Water] is the first of the four Sharjah Biennial 13 off-site projects. SB13 curator Christine Tohme has invited artist Kader Attia to […]

Open Call| (RE)WRITING CRITICISM

4 - 22 January 2017 Elsewhere & around

Deadline: January 22nd, 2017 Location: Townhouse, Cairo – Egypt Rewriting Criticism is a six month writing-intensive program which aims to build on current practices of criticism in Egyptian contemporary culture. In bringing together international and local critics with budding writers and thinkers, the program seeks to broaden the scope of critical conversation in Cairo’s culture […]

Exhibition | Blind Date

12 January - 25 March 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: January 12, 2017 – March 25, 2017 Location: Sfeir-Semler Gallery Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme, Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Dineo Seshee Bopape‭, ‬Mohammed Monaiseer, Joshua Mosley, Ania Soliman

Exhibition| On becoming two – Tony Chakar

25 January - 28 March 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: 25 January 2017 – 28 March 2017 Location: Beirut Art Center The aim of this stratagem is to play with and against a certain architecture and specific context, using as a starting point chakar’s relation to his different practices: architecture, text and language. Every moment of the exhibition represents the material mutation of a […]

Public Talk | The Artist as Quarry, Creep, or Best Case Scenario by Tirdad Zolghadr

16 January 2017 Ashkal Alwan Event | public lecture

A brief and selective genealogy, beginning with the Louvre. Artists are forever falling prey to censorship, institutions, bad lighting, jet lag, curators, Americans, and The Market. Never are they complicit when it comes to any of these many travails. Using a small number of case studies, ranging from the docufictional maverick to the artist-as-curator, this […]

Histories of the Artist

18 January - 15 February 2017 Event

Histories of the artist is Course Module II of HWP 2016-17: Head Above Water.

Images from left to right: Youssef Howayek's Martyrs' Monument in Beirut (c. 1930's)
Mustafa Farroukh in the courtyard of the Alhambra palace in Granada. (c. 1930's)

Upcoming Elsewhere & Around

Exhibition| On becoming two &#...
Jan - Mar 2017

Exhibition| On becoming two – Tony ChakarDates: 25 January 2017 – 28 March 2017 Location: Beirut Art Center The aim of this stratagem is to play with and against a certain architecture and specific context, using as a starting point chakar’s relation to his different practices: architecture, text and language. Every moment of the exhibition represents the material mutation of a […]
Exhibition | The Second Space
Jan - Mar 2017

Exhibition | The Second SpaceDates: 19 January 2017 |7PM – 31 March 2017 Location: Marfa’ The work of Stéphanie Saadé develops a language of suggestion, playing with poetics and metaphor. She shares clues, signs, imageless and occasionally silent trails with us, which interact like the words of a single sentence. It is for the viewer to decipher them, as […]
Call for Application | RAW Aca...
Jan 2017

Call for Application | RAW AcadémieApplication deadline: 31st January, 2017 RAW Académie is a tuition-free residential experiential study programme for artistic and curatorial thought and practice inquiry of eight weeks in Dakar. It is dedicated to a lively reflection on artistic research, curatorial practice and critical writing. The academy is held during two distinct sessions per year; October–December and April–June. […]
منح جديدة «دعوة ...
Jan - Feb 2017

منح جديدة «دعوة للتقدم | «صِلات: روابط من خلال الفنون
Exhibition | Blind Date
Jan - Mar 2017

Exhibition | Blind DateDates: January 12, 2017 – March 25, 2017 Location: Sfeir-Semler Gallery Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme, Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Dineo Seshee Bopape‭, ‬Mohammed Monaiseer, Joshua Mosley, Ania Soliman
Open Call| (RE)WRITING CRITICI...
Jan 2017

Open Call| (RE)WRITING CRITICISMDeadline: January 22nd, 2017 Location: Townhouse, Cairo – Egypt Rewriting Criticism is a six month writing-intensive program which aims to build on current practices of criticism in Egyptian contemporary culture. In bringing together international and local critics with budding writers and thinkers, the program seeks to broaden the scope of critical conversation in Cairo’s culture […]
Call for proposals | Biennale ...
Dec 2016 - Feb 2017

Call for proposals | Biennale College Cinema – Virtual RealityDeadline for application: 8th February 2017 The Biennale College Cinema – Virtual Reality is a programme developed by La Biennale di Venezia to navigate the most innovative and exciting technology of today – Virtual Reality. In its approach to fully exploring the aesthetic and narrative opportunities offered by this new form Biennale College Cinema – […]
Open Call | BACKSTORY 2017 the...
Dec 2016 - Feb 2017

Open Call | BACKSTORY 2017 the Film ResidencyA residency program for emerging filmmakers from the Middle East, North Africa and Germany. Deadline for applications: February 1, 2017 Goethe-Institut, Beirut Art Residency and Metropolis Cinema are pleased to announce the launch of “BACKSTORY – The Film Residency”, a residency program for emerging filmmakers from the Middle East, North Africa and Germany. The residency […]
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.
Exhibition | Adelita Husni-Bey...ExhibitionBeirut
Oct 2016 - Jan 2017

Exhibition | Adelita Husni-Bey – A Wave in the WellDate: 21 October, 2016 to 30 January, 2017 Location: Sursock Museum, Twin Galleries, GF Stemming from research and in-depth interactions with people, Adelita Husni-Bey’s process-based work questions and makes visible the legislative, pedagogical, and economic structures that frame daily life. A Wave in the Well presents existing work as well as new work produced in […]
Exhibition | The Human Scale &...
Oct 2016 - Jan 2017

Exhibition | The Human Scale – Archeological Photographs from The Fouad Debbas CollectionDate: 21 October, 2016 to 30 January, 2017 Location: Sursock Museum, The Fouad Debbas Collection Gallery, Level 1 What the eye sees, photography attempts to reproduce. It responds to our common desire to tour the world “from the comfort of one’s armchair.” In the second half of the 19th century, photographic expeditions to Egypt multiplied, […]