ArteNews & Events

  • Lebanese Rocket Society + Talkback
    Lebanese Rocket Society + Talkback

    Posted: Jul 29, 2021

    Lebanese Rocket Society + Talkback Online Screening: August 28 to 29 RSVP HERE, tickets are limited! Free / On Donation Join us for this month’s Arab Film Series online program presenting the feature-length documentary Lebanese Rocket Society directed by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, which unravels the strange tale of the Lebanese space adventure that had […]

  • Disrupted Pasts, Displaced Futures
    Disrupted Pasts, Displaced Futures

    Posted: Jul 26, 2021

      DISRUPTED PASTS, DISPLACED FUTURES Online Screening: July 24 – 27 Tickets free / on donation – RSVP HERE Livestream discussion with filmmakers Mariam Mekiwi and Larissa Sansour: July 24 at 12.30 pm EDT Disrupted Pasts, Displaced Futures is a selection of moving image works by contemporary artists from the Middle East and North Africa, blending […]

  • New! Unpacking the ArteArchive online platform
    New! Unpacking the ArteArchive online platform

    Posted: Jul 6, 2021

      ArteEast is pleased to announce our new Unpacking the ArteArchive online platform! Unpacking the ArteArchive highlights ArteEast’s film and video archive,  presenting curators’ selections from the ArteArchive in dialogue with contemporary voices. ArteEast’s ArteArchive is a valuable yet currently inaccessible film and video collection. Unpacking the ArteArchive allows important, mainly independent, video and filmmakers […]

  • Next Gen Sudan + Talkback
    Next Gen Sudan + Talkback

    Posted: Jun 28, 2021

    Next Gen Sudan + Talkback Thursday, July 15 to Sunday, July 18 Online Stream – Register for Free or $5 Suggested Donation Live Virtual Talkback:  Sunday, July 18, at 3 pm EDT This month’s Arab Film Series brings us an intimate look at Sudanese youth – the challenges they face, the tough lessons learned, and the pride […]

  • Outdoor Summer Film Screening
    Outdoor Summer Film Screening

    Posted: Jun 14, 2021

      On June 22, ArteEast, in collaboration with Rooftop Films, is pleased to present an outdoor summer film screening of short films by Monira Al Qadiri and Nora Štrbová accompanying a feature film presentation by Jane Schoenbrun. Venue: The New York Hall of Science Address: 47-01 111th Street, Corona, NY 11358 8:00 PM: Doors Open 9:00 PM: Films Begin […]

  • This Little Father Obsession + Talkback
    This Little Father Obsession + Talkback

    Posted: Jun 7, 2021

    This Little Father Obsession + Talkback Thursday, June 24 to Sunday, June 27 Online Stream – Register for Free or $5 Suggested Donation In celebration of Pride Month, Arab Film Series – a monthly online program of films and talkbacks presented to you by ArteEast in partnership with Arab American National Museum, and Arab Film […]

  • Legacy Trilogy: Artists + Curators Talk
    Legacy Trilogy: Artists + Curators Talk

    Posted: Apr 9, 2021

    Join us April 17 @ 3PM EDT for a live conversation with the curators and artists of ArteEast’s Legacy Trilogy exhibition! Legacy Trilogy co-curators Olivia Farhat and Lila Nazemian will discuss the works of artists across all three editions of the show, followed by a Q&A with participating artists, who will elaborate on their practice […]

  • Where do we go from here?
    Where do we go from here?

    Posted: Mar 24, 2021

    Presented in association with ArteEast’s fundraising exhibition Legacy Trilogy: Past, Present, Future. Check out works by Ganzeer and Bassem Yousri in the Legacy Trilogy exhibition on   Speaker bios: GANZEER: Described as a “chameleon” by Carlo McCormick in the New York Times, Ganzeer operates seamlessly between art, design, and storytelling, creating what he has coined: […]

  • Arab Film Series online: 7 x 7 // 7 Artists, 7 Years
    Arab Film Series online: 7 x 7 // 7 Artists, 7 Years

    Posted: Mar 5, 2021

    Join us for the next program in the Arab Film Series online! Marking the seventh year of the war in Yemen, on March 19, 2021, ArteEast in partnership with the Arab American National Museum and AFMI presents a special Arab Film Series online screening: 7 x 7 | 7 Artists, 7 Years Friday, March 19, 2021 […]

  • Arab Film Series Online: There is a Field + Talkback
    Arab Film Series Online: There is a Field + Talkback

    Posted: Feb 3, 2021

    Arab Film Series Online:  There is a Field (2020) dir. Jen Marlowe  3 p.m. EST Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021 Free with RSVP/$5 suggested donation RSVP for streaming link There is a Field tells the story of Asel Asleh, an unarmed 17-year old Palestinian teenager who was murdered while participating in a demonstration calling for an end to Israeli occupation […]