ArteNews & Events

  • Ib’atli Gawab / Signed, Sealed, Delivered
    Ib’atli Gawab / Signed, Sealed, Delivered

    Posted: Nov 4, 2021

      Ib’atli Gawab / Signed, Sealed, Delivered: On longing and political resistance through epistolary forms in four essay-films. Curated by Line Ajan Online Screening: Nov. 18-21 RSVP at Tickets Free / 5$ suggested donation Featuring works by Mona Benyamin, Emily Jacir, Ossama Mohammed & Wiam Siav Bedirxan, and Akram Zaatari Inspired by two love […]

  • JAM3A Virtual Screening
    JAM3A Virtual Screening

    Posted: Oct 1, 2021

    ArteEast is pleased to co-present a special Arab Film Series program as part of AANM’s JAM3A Festival – a free virtual music and arts festival taking place Sept. 23-26, 2021. Films and musical performances are all free with registration! RSVP for films at:  For more info on the festival go to “ART WAR,” […]

  • Eleven Reflections on September +  Panel Discussion 
    Eleven Reflections on September +  Panel Discussion 

    Posted: Sep 2, 2021

      Eleven Reflections on September +  Panel Discussion  Online Screening: September 9-16  RSVP HERE Free / 5$ suggested Donation Arab Film Series presents this month’s special program Eleven Reflections on September, by Andrea Assaf: a poetry, music, movement and digital media exploration of Arab American experience, Wars on/of Terror, and “the constant, quiet rain of death amidst beauty” […]

  • Exhibition Tour of “A Few in Many Places”
    Exhibition Tour of “A Few in Many Places”

    Posted: Jul 30, 2021

    ArteEast invites you to join a tour of Protocinema’s exhibition, “A Few in Many Places” Led by ArteEast Special Projects curator and Protocinema’s curator New York chapter, Lila Nazemian. Saturday, August 7th, 11 AM* REGISTER HERE Protocinema house on Governors Island | Colonels Row, 410A Limited attendance strictly by ticket *Note: Ferries to Governors Island […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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: […]