All posts tagged: #Beirut

The Richness of Home Works

Organised by Ashkal Alwan, Home Works 7 provided a glimpse into the state of contemporary cultural practices across the region Beirut A few minutes into Ode to Joy, Manal Khader promised the audience, packed into the sold-out auditorium of the Sunflower Theatre, that by the end of the production they would see a bed explode […]

Conversation Pieces for the Modern Mind

Middle Eastern design platform Carwan unveils an edgy new concept space in Beirut Carwan has come a long way since its 2010 launch, when it was conceived as a design platform combining Levantine craft traditions with contemporary ideas. Founders Nicolas Bellavance-Lecompte and Pascale Wakim initially created a pop-up gallery, exhibiting unique works they commissioned from […]