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DOMUS Academy – NABA | Open day

6 - 14 March 2017 Elsewhere & around

Date: Tuesday, March 14 | 4pm – 9:30pm Location: Ashkal Alwan Domus Academy and NABA are pleased to invite you to an inspiring afternoon in the world of design, architecture and luxury brand management. Program: “Changing Paradigms in the World of Luxury” lecture by Marie Pierre Schickel – Program Leader of the Master in Luxury […]

Exhibition | The New Normal

10 - 12 March 2017 Elsewhere & around | Exhibition

Dates: 10-12 March, 2017 Opening: Friday 10 March from 18:00 to 20:00 Location: The Hangar- Umam & Dawawine Main exhibition and performance program: The Hangar – UMAM D&R 10-12 March between Noon to 8pm Opening: 10 March from 6pm to 8pm hosting live performances Talk & Screening: At Dawawine Date: 11 & 12 March, 2017 […]

Open Call | Criteria. A Conference on Critical Design

24 February - 10 March 2017 Elsewhere & around | Open Calls

The MENA Design Research Center is pleased to host an interdisciplinary conference that focuses on the value of critical theory to design, arts, social sciences, and media. The conference aims to encourage interdisciplinary engagement that brings together academics and practitioners to share knowledge on how critical theory encourages social change by challenging assumptions about the […]

Panel Discussion | AFAC and Magnum Foundation

20 - 28 February 2017 Elsewhere & around | Panel discussion

Dates: Monday, 27 February 2017, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Location: Ashkal Alwan The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) in partnership with Magnum Foundation are organizing a panel discussion entitled Merging of Art and Documentary Worlds: Photographing the Personal. Please join us for this exchange with documentary photographers Peter van Agtmael and Randa […]

Exhibition Opening | Sursock Museum – FABRIK

20 February - 9 May 2017 Elsewhere & around | Exhibition, Exhibition opening

Opening 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 | Sursock Museum Visit Beirut! Postcards and Travel Guides from The Fouad Debbas Collection

20 February - 13 June 2017 Elsewhere & around | Exhibition opening

Opening 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 Museum – Maha Maamoun

20 February - 13 June 2017 Elsewhere & around | Exhibition, Exhibition opening

Dates: 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 […]

Open Studios | Beirut Art Residency

20 - 23 February 2017 Elsewhere & around | Open Studios

Dates: February 22nd from 7-10PM Location: Beirut Art Residency, 373 Rue Pasteur, Gemmayze Beirut, Lebanon Beirut Art Residency is pleased to announce their upcoming Open Studios featuring the works created by artists-in-residence Abdelkader Benchamma, Hilda Ekeroth and Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos during their time at BAR. Each artist will be showcasing work created during their two-month stay […]

Open Call | Goethe Institut – Beirut Short Stories

20 February - 1 March 2017 Elsewhere & around | Open Call

Deadline: 28 February, 2017 Following the success of Beirut Short Stories 2016, the project to promote young literary talent in the Middle East will continue in Beirut in 2017. In cooperation with the KfW Stiftung, the Goethe-Institut Libanon will be providing workshops headed by the Beirut- and Paris-based Syrian author and translator Dima Wannous. Beirut […]

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.