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ArteEast Artist in Resident Dalia Baassiri Exclusive Interview
ArteEast Artist in Resident Dalia Baassiri Exclusive Interview

Posted: Jul 6, 2016

Transcript By Harriet Lindeman: Live interview with Dalia Baassiri. 7/1/16 Full video on ArteEast Official Facebook Page. Sihem:  Alright, hi, welcome, so this is our first live Facebook interview with one of our ArteEast residents, Dalia Baassiri! Dalia is an ArteEast resident artist with Residency Unlimited – we are here right now in their studio […]

ArteEast Exclusive Interview with Artist Dia Batal
ArteEast Exclusive Interview with Artist Dia Batal

Posted: Jun 29, 2016

Dia Batal has developed a multidisciplinary approach, creating context specific work, mostly designed for physical interaction. This style harmoniously brings the art of calligraphy, the functionality of design and the meaning of words with the use and form of the Arabic language.

Exhbition: “Along These Lines,” Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde
Exhbition: “Along These Lines,” Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde

Date: May 16, 2016 - Jun 16, 2016

Nada Sehnaoui's labour-intensive artistic practice hinges predominantly on repetition, underlining the importance of time and process inherent to the act of remembering or forgetting. In doing so, she recalls and reiterates personal and collective acts of resilience that is symbolic of war, political instability and crisis. This exhibition includes pieces of Sehnaoui's iconic series Peindre L'Orient Le Jour (1999) that are exhibited for the first time outside Lebanon.

Screening: Video Works, Ashkal Alwan
Screening: Video Works, Ashkal Alwan

Date: Jun 09, 2016 - Jun 11, 2016

Initiated by Ashkal Alwan in 2006 and supported by Robert A. Matta Foundation, Video Works is a grant and screening platform aimed at supporting the development, production and diffusion of new projects by artists and filmmakers residing in Lebanon.