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
Review by Khalil Rabah / Beirut Art Center
Ongoing from June 28th to August 18th
Beirut Art Center is proud to present Review, a solo exhibition by Khalil Rabah.The works presented in Review are the most recent outcomes of on-going projects that the artist has been working on for the past ten years.
Jisr El Wati - Off Corniche an Nahr. Building 13
Gökşin Sipahioğlu/ Beiteddine Art Festival
Ongoing from June 28th to July 28th
This special photo exhibition sheds the light on the rich collection of the daring frontline photojournalist GÖKSIN SIPAHIOGLU.
SIPAHIOGLU founded the Paris-based Sipa press photo agency and is considered today as one of "the greatest photojournalists ever". The photo exhibition will be open during the whole period of the Beiteddine Festival from June 28 to July 28.
Yawmiyat Horriya/ Beiteddine Art Festival
Ongoing from June 28th to July 28th
This cultural event is an exceptional exhibition on the theme of freedom inspired by the dailies of the arab spring uprising; created by Samir Sayegh and curated by Saleh Barakat (gallery Agial).
The photo exhibition will be open during the whole period of the Beiteddine Festival from June 28 to July 28.
Art Exhibition by Jean-Pierre Watchi/ Janine Rubeiz Gallery
Ongoing from July 4th to July 28th
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
Jean-Pierre Watchi is a Lebanese Artist.
His work on the image includes videos, photography, prints and special editions of prints.
For more information: 01-868290
Janine Rubeiz Gallery, General de Gaulle Ave., Raoucheh
Exhibition "Forever and Longer" / Ginette
Ginette is pleased to invite you to the exhibition, “Forever and Longer” curated and hosted by Mr. Shinji Nanzuka of Nanzuka Gallery Tokyo.
Special hours: The gallery is open until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.
Nanzuka Gallery takes over Ginette ! Opening of the exhibition "Forever and Longer" on Thursday, July 12 from 6 to 9pm - curated and hosted by Mr Shinji Nanzuka himself ! We hope to see you all !
For more information: 01-570 440
Amir Yazbeck/ Tyre and the South Festival
Come and enjoy Amir Yazbeck for a night of Arabic melodies and dancing.
Tickets (01 999666)
The Roman Hippodrome Tyre.
Tyre and South Festival (01 970540).
Snow Patrol/ Byblos International Festival
08:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Watch out Lebanon, a snowstorm is heading your way this summer! After playing the biggest European festivals, one of the world's most successful rock bands, Snow Patrol, will be in Byblos on July 17 for a mind-blowing night. They're behind some of the last decade's defining singles ("Run", "Just Say Yes", "Chasing Cars"...) and have just returned with a new album that includes, so far, 2 of this year's hottest songs ("Called Out In The Dark", "In The End"). This concert will be nothing short than epic!
Standing: Regular 90 000 LBP, Golden Circle 150 000 LBP
Seated: Zone D 75 000 LBP, Zone C 112 500 LBP, Zone B 150 000 LBP
Tickets will be available at Virgin Ticketing Box Office: Downtown Beirut, ABC Achrafieh, Crowne Plaza-Hamra, City Mall Dora, Dar el-Shimal Tripoli, Faqra Club, Saida (Al Ittihad Bookshop) and Byblos Venue
Dizzie Gillespie All-Star Big Band/Beiteddine Festival
09:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Beiteddine Festival is one of the leading festivals in the Middle East. It takes place in a large and magnificent 200-year old Palace in the Chouf Mountains, in Lebanon.
The Palace is a jewel of Lebanese architecture with its many courtyards, monumental gates, elegant arcades and leveled galleries. Each year, in the months of July and August, the Festival presents outstanding performances by world famous stars and Lebanese artists.
Dizzie Gillespie All-Star Big Band
With jazz singer Randa Ghossoub as guest star
Tickets available at Vrigin Megastore all branches.
Tickets at USD 30, 50, 80, 120