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Janah Hilwe, Untitled, 1946, Courtesy MAKB

HWP 2014-15 | October 6, 2014 – July 3, 2015

Setups / Situations / Institutions
Led by Resident Professors (RP)s: Kader Attia, Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige, Walid Raad, Khalil Rabah, Lina Saneh, Gregory Sholette, What, How, & for Whom (WHW)

Program Director: Amal Issa

Downloadable material Traction 2 Booklet (PDF) Open Studios Brochure (PDF) Workshop VII Brochuche (PDF)

HWP 2014-15

Setups / Situations / Institutions
PROGRAM & SCHEDULE
PREFACE
Lina Saneh | October 6 – 31, 2014
WORKSHOP I | Traction 2: Workshopping the Riwaq Biennale
Khalil Rabah | November 17 – 28, 2014
WORKSHOP II | The loudest muttering is over
Walid Raad | January 5 – 16, 2015
WORKSHOP III | 4 thoughts among others
Kader Attia | January 26 – February 6, 2015
WORKSHOP IV | Inquiries on a Common World
Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige | February 16 – 27, 2015
WORKSHOP V | Encountering the Counterinstitution
Gregory Sholette | April 13 – 24, 2015
WORKSHOP VI | Really Useful Knowledge
What, How, & for Whom / WHW | May 4 – 15, 2015
WORKSHOP VII
HWP Participants | May 25 – June 5, 2015
SEMINAR
Jalal Toufic | Every third Monday from October 13 – June 15
PARTICIPANTS' PRESENTATIONS & OPEN STUDIOS
BIOGRAPHIES
REGISTERING FOR PUBLIC EVENTS
Supporters


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Upcoming Elsewhere & Around

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 […]
Capturing the Ephemeral | Kari...
Apr - May 2018

Capturing the Ephemeral | Karine WehbéDate: April 12 – May 11, 2018 Location: Beirut Art Residency Karine Wehbé’s solo exhibition ‘Catching the Ephemeral’chronicles narratives from the beach resorts in northern Lebanon while investigating the process of recollection. Using locations and objects as signifiers of events, Wehbé’s new series dislocates the object onto another stage and explores the failure to recreate […]
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). […]
Photographs | Cy Twombly
Mar - May 2018

Photographs | Cy TwomblyIn association with Fondazione Nicola Del Roscio | In partnership with the Ministry of Culture Date: March 30 – May 7, 2018 Location: Sursock Museum The Sursock Museum presents, for the first time in Lebanon, an exhibition of photographs by Cy Twombly comprising of thirty photographs of subjects including intimate spaces, landscapes, and natural subjects, […]
La Vitrine: Lies | Raed Yassin
Mar - May 2018

La Vitrine: Lies | Raed YassinDate: March 27 – May 24, 2018 Location: Beirut Art Residency The Beirut Art Residency (BAR) is pleased to announce ‘Raed Yassin Lies’, the artist’s upcoming intervention in our ground-level space La Vitrine. Just as the title implies, Yassin’s latest installation uses provocative visual language that alludes to a made up reality we live in. […]
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 […]
Pierre Sadek: Picturing Histor...
Feb - Apr 2018

Pierre Sadek: Picturing History | Pierre SadekDate: February 8 – April 30, 2018 Location: Sursock Museum Though rooted in a very specific world-historical era, Pierre Sadek’s work is timeless. It constitutes a meticulous record of the history of a region in political, existential and violent turmoil, documenting the names, faces and events that captured the world’s attention during a time of […]
Knots’n Dust | Francis A...
Jan - May 2018

Knots’n Dust | Francis AlÿsDate: January 31 – May 3, 2018 Location: Beirut Art Center Francis Alÿs’ show at Beirut Art Center gathers works, both early and recent, that explore zones of turbulence, the motions at the core and the spread out effects, ranging from the minuscule to the monumental. The show reflects on the notion of turbulence, from […]