“I am often asked, ‘Why a museum? Why here? Why now?’” Rita Nammour told her audience. “For us, Lebanon has long been the home of forward-looking thinkers and...
Check out the latest happenings on the agenda this weekend around Beirut.
A look at the cultural agenda for this weekend and beyond in Beirut.
One of the most striking features of Lebanon’s contemporary art scene is the near hegemony of Beirut.
A look at the cultural agenda for this weekend in Lebanon.
“There are different challenges when it comes to seeing work from the modern period,” observes Beirut researcher and writer Kristine Khouri.
On the steps outside the Mark Hachem gallery, Fadi Basbous remembers the home of his father, Lebanese sculptor Alfred Basbous.
“This painting is the first of them.”