Past Public Programs

To mark the opening of the exhibition Classic Reloaded. Mediterranea at Villa Audi, curated by Bartolomeo Pietromarchi, artists Enzo Cucchi and Remo Salvadori will be in conversation with the curator to delve into the central themes that animate Italy’s current artistic debates.

With Youssef Tohme
Organized by the French Embassy in Lebanon and the French Institute in Lebanon | With the support of Banque Bemo

Monday 11 June, 18:30 to 20:00

In this talk, Youssef Tohme will focus on how architecture is based on the presence of Man, and how in return it helps Man to become conscious of his own liberty.

Special Program

Saturday 9 June, 13:00 to 18:00

To mark International Archives Day 2018, we have extended the archival display "In the Archive of Richard A. Chahine," on view at the Sursock Museum Library. The documents exhibited here – photographs, press cuts, and artist folders – highlight some of Chahine's extensive research on Lebanon’s and the region’s rich cultural heritage.

With Sophie Dubosc and Carolina Gonzalez Valencia
In collaboration with Beirut Art Residency (BAR)

Thursday 7 June, 18:00 to 19:30

Join us for an evening of presentations by Beirut Art Residency’s (BAR) artists-in-residence Sophie Dubosc and Carolina Gonzalez Valencia.