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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

Call for application | Salzbur...
Mar - Apr 2017

Call for application | Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine artsApplication 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 ...Book Launch, Exhibition, Exhibition opening
Mar - May 2017

Exhibition & Book Launch | Saleh Barakat Gallery – Twelve SeasonsDates: 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.
Exhibition Opening| D-CAF Visu...Exhibition opening
Mar - Apr 2017

Exhibition Opening| D-CAF Visual Arts – CAMOCADate: From 23/03 to 12/04 Time: Weekdays from 5 – 9 PM and Weekends from 3 – 9 PM Locations: Kodak Passageway, 29 Hoda Shaarawi – First Floor & Windsor Hotel Tickets: FREE Curated by Berit Schuck, CAMOCA (Cairo Museum of Contemporary Art) is a transnational curatorial project that reflects on the history of contemporary […]
Call for Application|FIDcampusOpen Call
Mar - Apr 2017

Call for Application|FIDcampusDeadline: 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 […]
Exhibition Opening | Galerie J...Exhibition, Exhibition opening
Mar - Apr 2017

Exhibition Opening | Galerie Janine Rubeiz – Wiped OffDate: March 22 – April 14, 2017 Location: Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Raouche, Beirut “The sea, impregnated with the residues of our cravings The atmosphere saturated with our desires Mountains covered by our greed desperately reaching out for the sky Animals smothered by our appetites People taken by the world they created for themselves Every inch […]
Book launch & exhibition ...Book Launch
Mar - Apr 2017

Book launch & exhibition invitation I KAPH & Sfeir Semler – Rabih MrouéDate: April 11, 2017, from 7PM to 9PM Location: Sfeir Semler Gallery, Quarantina, Beirut Book Launch of KAPH’s publication by Rabih Mroue taking place on opening night of the artist’s solo-exhibition at Sfeir-Semler Galery in Beirut, in the presence of the artist. For more information please contact Sfeir Semler Gallery at: tel.: + 961 1 […]
Call for Submission| Rusted Ra...
Mar - Apr 2017

Call for Submission| Rusted RadishesDeadline: April 1st, 2017 “Housed in the American University of Beirut’s Department of English, Rusted Radishes: Beirut Literary and Art Journal seeks writing and art that is innovative, truthful, risk-taking, and engaged. We have recently broadened our submission base and now welcome submissions from anyone who has a relationship with the Arab world, whether you […]
Exhibition Opening | Sursock M...Exhibition, Exhibition opening
Feb - Jun 2017

Exhibition Opening | Sursock Museum – Maha MaamounDates: 24 February, 2017 to 12 June, 2017 Opening reception: Thursday 23 February from 18:00 to 21:00 Location: Sursock Museum, Twin Galleries, GF Working primarily with video and photography, Maha Maamoun’s work deals with the circulation and function of images in vernacular culture, reframing these as tools for critical insights and analysis. The Law of […]
Exhibition Opening | Sursock M...Exhibition opening
Feb - Jun 2017

Exhibition Opening | Sursock Museum Visit Beirut! Postcards and Travel Guides from The Fouad Debbas CollectionOpening reception: 23 February from 18:00 to 21:00 Dates: 24 February, 2017 to 12 June, 2017 Location: The Fouad Debbas Collection Gallery, Level 1 “Hotels (in order of comfort): Royal, Bab Idriss Street (Michel Nasser, owner); established reputation; 38 bedrooms; comfortable; good dining; Beyrouth Palace, Place des Canons; new; comfortable; Metropole, Châteaubriand Street (German owner); […]
Exhibition Opening | Sursock M...Exhibition, Exhibition opening
Feb - May 2017

Exhibition Opening | Sursock Museum – FABRIKOpening reception: Thursday 30 March from 18:00 to 21:00 Dates: 31 March, 2017 to 8 May, 2017 Location: Special Exhibitions Hall, Level -2 Curated by Florian Ebner | In partnership with the Goethe-Institut and ifa FABRIK (Factory) presents the work of five international artists reflecting on notions of “work,” “migration,” and “revolt.” This constellation transforms […]
Exhibition Opening| Townhouse:...Exhibition openingCairo
Feb - Apr 2017

Exhibition Opening| Townhouse: Temporal Semiotics – Malak YacoutDates: February 18 – April 9 Location: Townhouse Factory In “Temporal Semiotics,” Malak Yacout teases out the relationships between the oral, the visual, and the text in Islamic thought, architecture, designs, and patterns. In constructing a mammoth cement structure to visually represent the temporal flow of Quranic rhythmic patterns, Yacout seeks to reconcile existing tensions […]
Open Call- Residency | T.A.P a...Artist Residencies, Open Call, resideJezzine , Lebanon
Feb - Jun 2017

Open Call- Residency | T.A.P and BeMA – JezzineDeadline: Deadline: March 19, 2017 Location: Jezzine, Lebanon “BeMA” (the Beirut Museum of Art) spearheaded by APEAL (Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of the Arts in Lebanon), in collaboration with Temporary . Art . Platform (T.A.P) is launching an open call for its second Artists-in-Residence program as part of the museum’s outreach mission. This […]
Open Call for Participation | ...
Feb - Mar 2017

Open Call for Participation | Practitioner’s LabsDates: 10-14 July 2017 Location: Utrecht, Netherlands Deadline for application: 31 March 2017 This summer, Casco is contributing to Practicing the Commons by organizing Commons for Children, a program tailor made for children to accompany the conference’s many other activities by participant-commoners from all around the world. Conceived with artists Aimée Zito Lema and Merel […]
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 […]
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.