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The 1st Edition of BEIRUT DESIGN FAIR 20-24 September 2017

The 1st Edition of BEIRUT DESIGN FAIR 20-24 September 2017

A unique and creative design scene, an exciting entrepreneurial spirit, a cosmopolitan crossroads, and a culture of exceptional craftsmanship: these qualities and others will be on display to the world during the first edition of BEIRUT DESIGN FAIR, set to take place in the Lebanese capital in September 2017. BEIRUT DESIGN FAIR will be held

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OPERA GALLERY BECOMES DREAMY WITH JEAN FRANÇOIS LARRIEU

On Wednesday 30th of November 2016, OPERA GALLERY BEIRUT welcomed for the first time in Lebanon the world renowned artist JEAN FRANÇOIS LARRIEU to hold a solo exhibition after being showcased all around the world such as Paris, New York, Taipei, Lima and Seoul among others. This night, hosted by OPERA GALLERY BEIRUT and represented

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ARTIFACTS

Carwan Gallery teams up with Atibaia, Lebanon’s finest wine producer Atibaia. In a new collaboration, they have commissioned Lebanese studio 200 Grs. to reinvent Atibaia’s latest vintage. The collection of unique wood-en sculptures explores the functionality of the wine bottle, imbuing it with spectacular new function. A solid French oak wood addition alters percep- tion

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SGBL inaugurates a graffiti wall by Ashekman at the French Institute

In the framework of its cultural commitments and its ongoing support to the 7th Art, Societe Generale de Banque au Liban inaugurated the graffiti wall by Ashekman at the gardens of the French Institute, in the presence of French ambassador Emmanuel Bonne, SGBL’s Deputy CEO Philippe Dubois, Veronique Aulagnon, director of the French Institute in

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BEIRUT ART FAIR 2016: INCREASED SALES & MORE PRESTIGE

When BEIRUT ART FAIR 2016 drew to a successful conclusion on 18th September, it had welcomed more than 23,000 visitors (compared to 21,000 in 2015). The 7th edition of the fair registered a turnover of $3.2 million, representing a 25% increase in average earnings per gallery compared to the previous year, while 87% of galleries

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Come Play With Us Bokja x Aïshti by the Sea Present SFERA

BEIRUT: 34 Lebanese artists and designers were given a circle to play with. The outcome: 36 spheres, each reimagined with their own story and distinctive characteristics, representative of today’s understanding of aesthetics and craftsmanship. The exhibition, curated by surface fabrication studio Bokja, opened at Aïshti by the Sea on Wednesday, September 28, and will be

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OFFICINE PANERAI PARTNERS UP WITH BEIRUT ART WEEK 2016

Beirut, September 14th, 2016 – Italian high-end watchmaker, Officine Panerai, acclaimed for its unique blend of Italian design and Swiss technology expertise, is again demonstrating its commitment to the field of design and art through its participation at Beirut Art Week (BAW) 2016 for the 3rd consecutive year. In collaboration with Richard Orlinski, one of

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Black Pearl – Nabil Helou

Gibran Khalil Gibran once said : “”If Lebanon were not my country, I would have chosen Lebanon for Homeland”, and I would do the same. Paradise on earth… unfortunately, not anymore… our streets, our sea, our valleys, turned into a garbage dump, literally. The sculpture “Black pearl” is not what I dreamt of doing when

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