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Exhibition | There Is No Right Or Wrong Here by Ahmad Ghossein

24 April - 14 May 2017 Elsewhere & around

Dates: Opening on April 27 | 6pm Location: Marfa’ Ziad Nawfal will be playing a beautiful music selection during the opening. Starting from a fleeting land of which no trace can be found, Ahmad Ghossein’s project aims to question the conceptions of space, land, and its thickness – or the limits of its depths before […]

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.

Upcoming Elsewhere & Around

Open Call | The RAW Material C...
Jul - Sep 2017

Open Call | The RAW Material Company ResidencyDeadline for application: 10th September 2017 Dates: 15th January–25th February 2018 About RAW Residency RAW Material Company’s residency programme started in 2011 and has welcomed more than 40 artists, writers, researchers, curators, etc. from various nationalities, in Dakar. The residency programme is open to visual artists interested in any medium, from writers, musicians, filmmakers and […]
OPEN CALL | 2018 RESIDENCY OPP...
Jul 2017

OPEN CALL | 2018 RESIDENCY OPPORTUNITY IN COLOMBIADeadline for application: 31st July, 2017 Dates: Between 1st February and 30th June, 2018 Locations: four organizations in Colombia (Lugar a Dudas in Cali, Más Arte Más Acción in el Chocó, Casa Tres Patios and Platohedro in Medellín) This residency is exclusively for resident citizens from the Arts Collaboratory countries in Africa, Asia, and the […]
Open Call for Participants
Jul - Oct 2017

Open Call for ParticipantsCall for participants in an art project by Mohamed Bourouissa as part of Sharjah Biennial 13 exhibition in Beirut. Dates: October – December 2017 Organizer: The Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts, Ashkal Alwan ABOUT Algerian-born, Paris-based artist Mohamed Bourouissa is looking for participants for a new project that will feature in a group exhibition as […]
Exhibition | Homesick – ...
Jul - Oct 2017

Exhibition | Homesick – Hrair SarkissianOpening reception: Thursday 6 July from 18:00 to 21:00 Dates: 7 July, 2017 to 2 October, 2017 Location: Sursock Museum Hrair Sarkissian’s work is often based on his personal relationships to geographies and people. Frequently produced with a large format camera, his carefully crafted photographs enable a deeper engagement with a scene, allowing a slow […]
Exhibition Opening | Beirut Ar...
Jun - Sep 2017

Exhibition Opening | Beirut Art Center – Allan Sekula: Photography at WorkDate: 28.06.2017 – 29.09.2017 Location: Beirut Art Center Photography at Work shows the work of the late American artist Allan Sekula, an influential photographer, writer, filmmaker, theorist and critic who died in 2013. Sekula’s works have been a unique reference in debates and conversations about photography, art and politics for over 40 years. For more […]
Exhibition Opening | Beirut Ar...
Jun - Sep 2017

Exhibition Opening | Beirut Art Center – Falling is not Collapsing, Falling is Extending Marwa ArsaniosDates:28.06.2017 – 29.09.2017 Location: Beirut Art Center “Matter, like meaning, is not an individually articulated or static entity. Matter is not little bits of nature, or a blank slate, surface, or site passively awaiting signification; nor is it an uncontested ground for scientific, feminist, or marxist theories. Matter is not a support, location, referent, or […]
Exhibition | Les Mondes de Wil...
May - Sep 2017

Exhibition | Les Mondes de Willy Aractingi – Sursock MuseumOpening Date: Thursday 8 June 2017 from 18:00 to 21:00 Exhibition Dates: 9 June, 2017 to 18 September, 2017 Location: Sursock Museum Les Mondes de Willy Aractingi is an exhibition devoted to the work of painter Willy Aractingi (1930-2003). Self-taught, Aractingi has often been labeled as a naive or primitive artist; this exhibition looks to […]
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 […]
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 Tea Set and Colorful TeaArt 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.