This is a two-days seminar that introduces some major and critical artworks and artists from the Modern Visual Art period. A progressive reading of Modern Visual Art History that also helps in revealing some major issues that led into the birth of the various contemporary art practices
Beyt Amir hosts its first exhibition: 'Temporary' – a tribute to Beirut through photographs, prints, and installations, as well as multiples and publications by Plan BEY, all highlighting the different stages of change the city has undergone from 1870 until now, a visual presentation of its ever-transient nature.
C R a S H presents thirty recent photographs by NANCY DEBS HADAD of plates extracted from various electronic devices (computers, televisions, calculators, hi-fi, mobile telephones) after their ‘crash’. Developed by man to ensure circulation and storage of information, these plates, having become obsolete, pile up and form mountains of waste while waiting to be taken apart and finally destroyed.
The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), the Office of Information Technology and the Communication Skills Program at the American University of Beirut will hold their "Eighth International Conference on Effective Teaching and Learning in Higher Education” on February 16-18, 2018 on the campus of AUB. The Conference Program Committee invites university faculty members from Lebanon, the MENA region, and beyond to submit proposals for presentations to be reviewed for possible inclusion in the Conference program.