Tour: Ten Stories from the Sursock Museum Collection
Thursday 11 October, 19:00 to 20:00
Cici SurosckPortraits of Assadour Bezdikian (left) and Juliana Seraphim (right)1965Oil on masoniteSursock Museum collection. Gifted by Rosine and Samir Sursock, 2017. Photo: Christopher Baaklini.
Led by Head of Collections Yasmine Chemali, this tour guides you through the Museum’s current collection display, Ten Stories from the Sursock Museum Collection, giving insights into its history and highlighting key works on display.
Yasmine Chemali is the Head of Collections at the Sursock Museum. She graduated from the École du Louvre with a focus on preventive conservation and Islamic arts. From 2011 to 2014, she was the collection manager of The Fouad Debbas Collection, a photographic collection from the mid-19th and first-half of the 20th century that she now curates at the Sursock Museum through a cycle of exhibitions. At the Sursock Museum, Yasmine is responsible for studying the collection, and ensuring that it is kept in optimal climate-controlled conditions for its preservation.