Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
The ruins of what was once a car garage were still visible on the property, but the main attraction was the length of wall running along the property, covered in a rainbow of large graffiti pieces: artists' monikers written in Latin and Arabic lettering interspersed with faces and animal figures.Beirut holds a unique place in the world of graffiti.After Tarabey left Lebanon, Pierre continued the tours on his own, sometimes joined by one of the local graffiti artists."I painted classic Latin graffiti for a couple of years and then switched to experimenting with Arabic graffiti, as it's my mother tongue," he told The Daily Star.As a Lebanese graffiti artist, he said he was pleased to see the tours introducing more people to the history and principles behind the art.
Data shows extent of protest movement outside Beirut
Tripoli protests swell despite reform pledge
Hotel cancellations on the rise as protests endure
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE