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BEIRUT ART FAIR reaffirms its commitment to the discovery of the emerging Lebanese art scene

BEIRUT ART FAIR reaffirms its commitment to the discovery of the emerging Lebanese art scene

Lebanon has always been a hyper creative artistic hub and a showcase for the region’s artists to express themselves freely. Today, the country is going through a strong economic crisis and many families find themselves in a difficult situation. Beirut has also been strongly affected by the two explosions of August 4th and many initiatives

BEIRUT ART FAIR reaffirms its commitment to the discovery of the emerging Lebanese art scene by organizing a “Open Call #1 for Lebanese Artists”

In order to support the Lebanese artistic sector, BEIRUT ART FAIR launched on November 23rd a “Open Call #1 for Lebanese Artists” on social networks, to encourage and support new artists. In just 5 days, the organizers received 196 applications from all around the country. A pre-selection of 44 artists was carried out, from which 7 candidates were

Lebanese Artists for Change

Art for Change in Lebanon Since October 17th, Lebanon has been going through turbulent and exciting times, witnessing a popular uprising fuelled by the hope for systematic change. Artists immediately joined the Lebanese people in their protests, carrying their voices, translating their demands, and expressing their frustrations. From illustrators, to designers, to painters, from street

The 10th edition of BEIRUT ART FAIR: 54 art galleries from 18 countries, exhibiting 250 artists from around 40 countries, and 1,350 artworks. More than 8,000 VIP guests present at the inauguration

The 10th edition of BEIRUT ART FAIR, the international modern and contemporary art fair with a focus on the scenes of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA region), dedicated to the discovery of rising international art, was inaugurated at the Seaside Arena on 18 September by H.E. Mr. Mohammad Daoud Daoud, Minister of Culture,

BEIRUT ART FAIR 2019 VIP program

BEIRUT ART FAIR is excited to announce its 2019 VIP program, celebrating its 10-year anniversary. The exhilarating five-day experience bursts with artistic discoveries epitomizing Lebanon’s artistic eclecticism and cosmopolitan spirit. Numerous Lebanese museums, private collections and foundations will open up their doors to VIPs for extraordinary visits. Artistic excursions will be punctuated by festive and


BEIRUT ART FAIR, in partnership with SGBL, is thrilled to announce the names of the ten artists selected by curator Rachel Dedman for REVEALING by SGBL 2019, following our open call, answered by over 400 artists.  REVEALING by SGBL is a free platform for independent artists to present their works to collectors and make them benefit from the exposure afforded by

BEIRUT ART FAIR 2018: The artistic firework that lit the sky of Beirut, positioning it as a capital of art and a beacon of creativity on the international scene

  Inaugurated by His Excellency Mr. Saad Hariri, President of the Council of Ministers, the 9th edition of BEIRUT ART FAIR (BAF) welcomed 53 internationally renowned galleries from more than twenty countries and was concluded with a new record of 34,000 visitors; an increase of 21% compared to its previous edition. This success began with

Announcement of BEIRUT ART FAIR 9th edition

New Perspectives  BEIRUT ART FAIR 9th edition was announced during a press conference at Hotel Le Gray in the presence of the minister of Culture Dr. Ghattas Khoury, Gordon Campbell Gray, founder and chairman of CampbellGray Hotels, Zeina Zamel, Head of Marketing and Communication at Bankmed, the fair’s official partner, Joanna Baloglou, Head of corporate