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Open Call for Participants

10 - 16 October 2017 Ashkal Alwan Event | Open Call, Workshop

Call for participants in A Tale of Trash Mountains, Garbage Rivers, and Migratory Birds

A workshop on waste management & the waste economy in the context of a dinner performance

Sharjah Biennial 13: Tamawuj

14 - 22 October 2017 Event

تماوج: بينالي الشارقة الثالث عشر
على طبقٍ مُخاتِل ١٤ و١٥ تشرين الأول ٢٠١٧
الفصل الثاني ١٦-٢٢ تشرين الأول ٢٠١٧


Sharjah Biennial 13 (SB13), Tamawuj
Beirut Off-site Project:
Upon a Shifting Plate
(October 14-15, 2017)
Act II (October 16–22, 2017)

Sharjah Biennial 13 – Act II | Call for Participants

29 September - 12 October 2017 Elsewhere & around

Image: Courtesy of Alessandro Sala Call for participants in a performance lecture by artist Madison Bycroft as part of the Sharjah Biennial 13 – Act II in Beirut. Dates of Performances: October 20 & 21, 2017 Rehearsals: between October 15 to October 21, 2017 Location: Beryte Theatre Compensation: $150 About Mollusk Theory: Soft Bodies is […]

Ethnography as Knowledge in the Arab Region

25 - 29 September 2017 Elsewhere & around

Launch of a Special Issue | Contemporary Levant 2(1) Date: Friday, September 29, 2017 | 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Location: College Hall, B1, AUB Abstract: How does ethnography help us understand social reality in the Arab region today? This roundtable introduces the recently published special issue entitled, “Ethnography as Knowledge in the Arab Region” […]

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

تماوج: بينالي الشارقة الثالث عشر

14 - 22 October 2017

«تماوج»: بينالي الشارقة الثالث عشر
:المشروع الموازي في بيروت
على طبقٍ مُخاتِل ١٤ -١٥ تشرين الأول ٢٠١٧
الفصل الثاني ١٦-٢٢ تشرين الأول ٢٠١٧

Upcoming Elsewhere & Around

Close to Here | Roy Dib
Dec 2017

Close to Here | Roy DibDates: December 16-17, 2017 Location: Al-Madina Theater Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation for the Sharjah Biennial 13, Tamawuj This play is happening in a city close to here. One that only knew times of peace as exceptions. One where most people go to war and only few come back. Some die. Others disappear. This play […]
An unpredictable expression of...
Nov 2017

An unpredictable expression of human potential | Film ScreeningsDates: November 15 – November 28, 2017 Location: Beirut Art Center Films being shown in Hicham Khalidi’s exhibition for the Sharjah Biennial 13’s Act II, “An unpredictable expression of human potential,” will be screened at 8 pm throughout the month of November. Wednesday 15 november Also Known as Jihadi (120’), 2017 Eric Baudelaire Produced in […]
I Am the Single Work Artist | ...
Nov 2017 - Feb 2018

I Am the Single Work Artist | Hassan SharifDates: 4 November 2017 — 3 February 2018 Location: Al Mureijah Square and Bait Al Serkal | Al Mureijah and Al Shuwaiheen Areas (Sharjah, UAE) In the making for several years, this landmark retrospective will include Hassan Sharif’s diverse body of work from the early 1970s to 2016. On view in Al Mureijah Square and […]
The Craft | Monira Al Qadiri
Nov 2017 - Feb 2018

The Craft | Monira Al QadiriDate: 3 November, 2017 – 5 February, 2018 Opening reception: Thursday 2 November from 18:00 to 21:00 Location: The Sursock Museum The Sursock Museum presents The Craft, Monira Al Qadiri’s first solo show in Lebanon. The exhibition comprises works in sculpture, video and sound that envisage international diplomacy as an alien conspiracy. Shown in two […]
Art Jameel Commissions | Sculp...
Oct - Nov 2017

Art Jameel Commissions | SculpturesDeadline: November 21, 2017 Announcement of winning artist: February 2018 Reveal of the final artwork: Winter 2018 at the opening of the new 10,000 sq meter Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai Commission includes: The winning artist will receive a production budget of USD 70,000, as well as support from a network of architectural, engineering and technical […]
Open Call | Beirut Art Residen...
Oct - Dec 2017

Open Call | Beirut Art ResidencyDeadline: December 15, 2017. BAR is a live-work space for artists/collectives looking to develop projects in a stimulating environment. The goal of the program is to facilitate collaboration between international as well as local artists. During their time, residents are encouraged to diverge from their usual practice and experiment with new ideas with the comfort […]
Under-Writing Beirut | Lamia J...
Oct - Dec 2017

Under-Writing Beirut | Lamia JoreigeDates: 10 October – 29 December 2017 Location: Marfa’ Beirut In her multi-chaptered project Under-Writing—Beirut, Lamia Joreige investigates historically and personally significant locations within Beirut’s present. Like a palimpsest, the project incorporates various layers of time and existence, creating links between the traces that record such places’ previous realities and the fictions that reinvent them. […]
Better Be Watching the Clouds ...
Aug - Dec 2017

Better Be Watching the Clouds | Walid RaadDates: August 31 – December 30, 2017 Location: Sfeir-Smeler Gallery The exhibition debuts some of Walid Raad’s new works from three ongoing art projects along with a recent collaboration with Lebanese architect Bernard Khoury, A portrait of a Beirut Site Museum: Preface (2016-2026). Born in 1967 in Lebanon, Walid Raad is Professor of Art at […]
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 Tea SetArt 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.