Past Public Programs

Karine Wehbé in conversation with Waddah Charara and Frank Darwiche
Organized by Beirut Art Residency (BAR)

Thursday 12 April, 19:00 to 20:30

Join us for a conversation between artist Karine Wehbé, Waddah Charara, and Frank Darwiche. The discussion runs in parallel to Karine Wehbé’s exhibition Capturing the Ephemeral, organized by Beirut Art Residency (BAR).

Special Program
Book Launch and Public Program
Curated by Suzy Halajian

Thursday 5 April, 19:00 to 21:00

To mark the launch of the catalogue for the project I can call this progress to halt, there will be a reading by Jalal Toufic, followed by a screening of works by Ayreen Anastas and Rene Gabri, Michelle Dizon, and Christine Rebet.

With Nadim Mishlawi, Gascia Ouzounian, and Nathalie Harb. Moderated by Howayda Al-Harithy.
In collaboration with Theatrum Mundi and Recomposing the City

Friday 23 March, 19:00 to 20:30

Join us for a panel discussion that explores how urbanism can be done sonically, and how this method resonates within Beirut.

Looking for Lenin
In partnership with the Embassy of Switzerland in Lebanon and the Beirut Center of Photography | With the support of Association Philippe Jabre

Thursday 22 March, 19:00 to 20:30

Lenin's name has disappeared from the topography of Ukraine. What is the meaning of this decommunization? How does it relate to the war in the east of the country? How should we look at Lenin and the history he shaped?

Abed Al Kadiri in conversation with Mona El Hallak

Wednesday 14 March, 19:00 to 20:30

In this talk, Al Kadiri will discuss his ongoing project, The Story of the Rubber Tree, which examines the histories and current state of rubber trees in Beirut.