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Open Call | Artes Mundi 8 nominations

19 April - 15 May 2017 Elsewhere & around

Deadline: 15th May 2017 | 17:00 GMT Each Artes Mundi Prize begins with an open call for nominations. Nominations come from all over the world, submitted by artists, curators, directors of museums and galleries, other cultural organisations and members of the public. All nominations are reviewed by independent selectors. To be considered for the Artes […]

Film screenings | Black Code and Multicultural Dread

7 - 8 April 2017 Elsewhere & around

Date: 7th of April 2017, 19:00 Location: Mansion BLACK CODE/CODE NOIR by Louis Henderson & MULTICULTURAL DREAD by Arjuna Neumann The two films have emerged from the “epidemic” of racially motivated killings in the US – both films link present-day violence with historical colonial violence. Black Code/Code Noir connects today’s police algorithms for predicting criminals […]

Exhibition | One Dollar A Day by Jocelyn Saab

15 April - 14 May 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: 15 April 2017 – 14 May 2017 Location: Depo, İstanbul Depo is hosting distinguished director and photographer Jocelyn Saab with her solo show One Dollar A Day. Saab started out her career as a journalist and war reporter and moved into film during the ‘80s and has made four feature films and 30 documentaries. […]

Music Event | Irtijal’17 – XVIIth International Festival of Experimental Music

5 - 8 April 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: April 5th – April 8th Locations: Metro el Madina, Onomatopoeia the Music Hub, Ashkal Alwan, Dawawine, Yukunkun. For its XVIIth edition, Irtijal is proud to present (among other highlights) the results of an electronic music workshop that took place in Beirut in December 2016, in collaboration with music networking platform Simsara and renowned Swedish […]

Exhibition | Mophradat presents Meeting Points 8: Both sides of the curtain

12 April - 6 June 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: 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 | MIDAD: The Public and Initimate Lives of Arabic Calligraphy

12 April - 15 August 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: 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 […]

Call for application | Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine arts

27 March - 3 April 2017 Elsewhere & around

Application deadline: Monday, April 3 2017 The renowned Salzburg International Summer Academy has a global orientation. The teachers come from all over the world, such as Distruktur from Brasil, Andreas Lolis from Greece and Tony Chakar from Lebanon. Also this year’s motto “why produce art?” is highlighted from a global perspective. Ruth Noack, curator of […]

Exhibition & Book Launch | Saleh Barakat Gallery – Twelve Seasons

24 March - 6 May 2017 Elsewhere & around | Book Launch, Exhibition, Exhibition opening

Dates: Opening March 24th, 2017 at 7 PM. Exhibition continues until May 6th, 2017 Location: Saleh Barakat Gallery, Clemenceau, Justinian Street, Beirut-Lebanon “Twelve Seasons” Exhibition opening at the Saleh Barakat Gallery coincides with the launch of a new book about Gebran Tarazi and his geometrical art achievements. For more information visit this link.

Call for Application|FIDcampus

22 March - 1 April 2017 Elsewhere & around | Open Call

Deadline: March 31st 2017 FIDMarseille will celebrate its 28th edition from July 11th to July 17th, 2017. FIDMarseille organizes a workshop from July 10th to July 18th, 2017, towards young talents, students and directors, coming from partner schools around the world. The participants will join meetings, screenings, workshops and master classes, and will participate to […]

Upcoming Elsewhere & Around

Space Edits (The Trouble with ...
May - Jul 2018

Space Edits (The Trouble with Language) | Group ShowDate: May 9 – July 18, 2018 Location: Beirut Art Center This exhibition introduces four influential figures of the 20th century, each of whom has initiated a very specific relationship between language and space, be it through transformation of poetry, performances, ready-mades, sculptures and installations, or politics of the body. Marcel Broodthaers, Guy de Cointet […]
Fragments | Rayyane Tabet
Apr - Aug 2018

Fragments | Rayyane TabetDate: April 26 – August 4, 2018 Location: Sfeir-Semler Gallery Rayyane Tabet’s Fragments explores an archaeological dig led by Max von Oppenheim, a German diplomat and ancient historian, in Tell Halaf, Northeast Syria, at the turn of the 20th century. The project stemmed from a performance presented at the 2016 Marrakech Biennale, and evolved through […]
Transposition | Talar Aghbashi...
Apr - Aug 2018

Transposition | Talar AghbashianDate: April 21 – August 25, 2018 Location: Marfa’ Gallery At once familiar and alien, landscapes are at the core of Talar Aghbashian’s work. They seem to have been the theater of chaotic events left in a state of disturbing yet peaceful silence. An uncanny feeling is felt as one identifies with these anthropomorphic landscapes […]
Sci-Fi Trilogy | Larissa Sanso...
Apr - Jun 2018

Sci-Fi Trilogy | Larissa SansourDate: April 11 – June 6, 2018 Location: Dar El-Nimer for Arts and Culture Dar El-Nimer for Arts and Culture presents Sci-Fi Trilogy, an exhibition by Larissa Sansour. The exhibition brings together three of Sansour’s films – A Space Exodus (2009), Nation Estate (2012) and In the Future They Ate From the Finest Porcelain (2016). […]
The Story of the Rubber Tree |...
Mar - Jun 2018

The Story of the Rubber Tree | Abed Al KadiriDate: March 9 – June 4, 2018 Location: Sursock Museum (Twin Galleries) The Story of the Rubber Tree is an ongoing project that examines the histories of Beirut’s abandoned houses, frequently re-inhabited and invaded by rubber trees. Once planted to provide shade in urban gardens, rubber trees now grow wild in the absence of people […]