In collaboration with Optophono, the Institute for Global Prosperity, University College London, the RELIEF Centre, and Theatrum Mundi
Thursday 25 April, 18:00 to 21:00
Join us for the launch of an edition of sound pieces by Optophono, which sounds out the spatial traces of memories, cultures, and bodies ingrained into the physical fabric of two cities: Beirut and London.
Using two voices and four hands, Engram Collective will perform a reading of an album from the Fouad Debbas Collection that brings together stories, testimonies, audio recordings, and visual manipulations.
Led by one of the Sursock Museum docents, 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.
Salma Samar Damluji and Viola Bertini in conversation with Abdel-Wahed El-Wakil
Thursday 11 April, 18:30 to 21:00
Join us for the launch of Hassan Fathy: Earth & Utopia by Salma Samar Damluji and Viola Bertini. To mark the occasion, the authors Salma Samar Damluji and Viola Bertini will be in conversation with Abdel-Wahed El-Wakil.