International Flag Art Exhibition 2012 / Beirut Solidere Waterfront Corniche
The inaugural event of “World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development” proclaimed by UNESCO will be celebrated on Monday 21st of May 2012 and shall be manifested in an International Flag Art Exhibition displaying the artworks of 40 international renowned artists who were the recipients of the 2008 Olympic Gold medal and the Olympic Torch at the Beijing Olympic Fine Arts competition in 2008 and shall be representing 40 countries respectively.
Open air exhibition until August 30, 2012.
For more info: 03-895035
Shattered Sun / Zeytouneh Square
Ongoing from May 24th to July 8th
06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Organized by Beirut Exhibition Center (Solidere), “shattered Sun” a sculpture exhibition by Anachar Basbous featuring 17 art pieces of metal and steel.
Zeytouneh Square (Behind Starco Building) in Beirut Central District.
For more info: (05) 455454
Missak Terzian / Hamazkayin Art Gallery
Ongoing from June 7th to June 27th
From 10 am till 8 pm
Lebanese-American artist, Missak Terzian, was born in 1949 to Armenian parents. The artist studied at Ecole d'Art Guvder in 1968 and graduated from London College of Printing in 1971. He is a creative graphic designer, pre-press color specialist by profession and an artist by vocation who held his first major art exhibition in 1984. Since then, the artist has participated in 87 exhibitions worldwide.
Hamazkayin Art Gallery, Bourj Hamoud, Tel. 01 241262, Mob. 03 813309
"Just for men"/ Dehab Jewellery Gallery
Ongoing from June 14th to July 14th
18:00 - 21:30
Opening reception: Thursday June 14th 2012
The Exhibition will run until Saturday July 14th, 2012 12 artists; 6 Lebanese architects, 2 Lebanese graphic designers, 2 Lebanese artists and 2 foreign designers - one Jordanian and one American, combined under one roof to showcase their new collection "just for men" .
The pieces were specially designed for this exhibition
Gemmayzeh, Pasteur street
Off Coral gas station
Antonios building, Ground floor
Telephone: +961 1 563236
Wounds / Agial Art Gallery
Ongoing from June 14th to June 30th
Opening at 6 :00 pm
Youssef Aoun, born in 1965 in Lebanon, is displaying his latest work in an exhibition titled « Wounds » at Agial Art Gallery.
Agial Art Gallery, established in Beirut since 1990, specializes in the promotion of contemporary art from the Arab world, mainly from Lebanon, Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Jordan, Bahrain, Sudan and others
Agial Art Gallery
Lebanese and Arab Contemporary Art
63 Abdul Aziz street, Hamra district, Beirut, Lebanon Telefax: +9611345213 - Mobile: +9613634244
Beirut Design Week / Hamra
09:00 am - 11:00 pm
09:00-20:00 | DESMEEM EXHIBITION (Ministry of Tourism, Hamra)
09:30-13:30 | WORKSHOP: INFOGRAPHICS I with DensityDesign (Laboratoire D’art, Gemmayze)
09:30-13:30 | WORKSHOP: DESIGNPRENEURS with Mirada Madrid (AltCity, Hamra)
10:00-18:00 | KASHIDA EXHIBIT/OPEN HOUSE (Kashida, Hamra)
15:00-19:00 | WORKSHOP: BAG MAKING with Johnny Farah (Johnny Farah, Saifi)
14:00-17:00 | WORKSHOP: DESIGN RESARCH with Pia Drechsel & Bianca Bender (Laboratoire D’art, Gemmayze)
16:00-20:00 | TALK: BAG [TALKS] with Johnny Farah (Johnny Farah, Saifi)
16:00-20:00 | WORKSHOP: YOU DESIGN IT with Randa Tabbah (Randa Tabbah, Saifi)
18:00-19:00 | DESMEEM TALK: DESIGN & URBAN SPACE (AltCity, Hamra)
19:00-20:00 | DESMEEM TALK: DESIGN & PERSONAL FINANCE (AltCity, Hamra)
18:00-21:00 | ATELIER G COLLECTION LAUNCH: 4 YEARS ON THE MOVE (Atelier G, Sassine)
18:00-22:00 | APRACTICE EXHIBITION (apractice, Gemmayze)
18:30-21:00 | GEORGES EL TEN EXHIBITION: OUT OF CLUTTER (Spare Arts, Mar Mikhael)
19:00-21:00 | TALK: WHAT IT TAKES TO BE IN OUR SHOES TODAY with vit-e (vit-e, Kantari)
21:00-23:00 | FILMS: GENIUS OF DESIGN 1 & URBANIZED (St. Nicholas Stairs, Gemmayze)
Harley Davidson show/ Beirut Souks
Join us for an exceptional Harley Davidson Show with more than 50 bikes at Beirut Souks.
The event will showcase the latest fashion collection of Ronald Abdala an internationally recognized créative designer.
Euro Cup/ Phoenicia
Starting June 8, come to Caffe Mondo to take part in Euro 2012 and enjoy a special menu as the goals fly in.
For more information call 01-357357
‘Custom Miles’ by Azzi & Osta / Beirut Art Center
Ongoing from June 27th to July 13th