Author: Nadine Khalil

Between Fantasy and Freedom

Selections explores the dream world of photographer Lara Zankoul   Lara Zankoul is one of those people who can immediately catch you off guard. When I tell her that her photographs remind me of scenes from a David Lynch film, she reveals that she isn’t familiar with his work, which is all the more remarkable when you […]

The Many Women of Najla El Zein

Lebanese designer Najla El Zein creates objects, spaces and installations that are intimate and push the boundaries between conceptual art and design   “There’s also something related to gesture,” she reflects. Although that is true, it’s actually her use of everyday materials in unusual contexts that’s most striking. From where we are, in her Geitawi […]