Past Public Programs

With Meral Çiçek and Dilar Dirik

Friday 14 October, 18:00 to 20:00

Readings of science fiction and eco-feminist novels in The Reading Room, a project by Marwa Arsanios in collaboration with Samer Frangie, as part of the exhibition Let's Talk About the Weather.

With Tony Chakar

Saturday 15 October, 10:00 to 20:00

This tour in the Chouf with artist Tony Chakar takes in the ancient and recent history/ies of this region that were instrumental in the formation of modern Lebanon.

In partnership with the Embassy of Switzerland in Lebanon | With the support of Association Philippe Jabre

Thursday 6 October, 19:00 to 20:30

Curator Simon Castets talks about his curatorial projects, including the long-term research project 89plus, initiated with curator and Serpentine Gallery Artistic Director, Hans Ulrich Obrist.

Bea Johnson

Saturday 24 September, 16:30 to 18:00

In conjunction with the exhibition Let’s Talk About the Weather, author of Zero Waste Home (2013) Bea Johnson shares her tribulations and secrets to achieving Zero Waste.

Françoise Vergès
With the support of the SCAC of the French Embassy in Lebanon

Thursday 22 September, 19:00 to 20:30

In conjunction with the publication Elements for a World: FIRE, produced alongside the exhibition Let's Talk About the Weather, publication contributor and social theorist Françoise Vergès gives a lecture on the relationship between colonialism, slavery, and the Anthropocene.