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Tripoli Contemporary Art Exhibition

Overview



The contemporary art exhibition organized by the non-profit organizations BEMA and Studiocur/Art will take place at Niemeyer’s international trade fair on September 2018. Following the success of The Silent Echo at the Museum of Baalbek, the exhibition in Tripoli will draw attention to the Lebanese modern heritage by shedding light on the unique architectural legacy of Oscar Niemeyer, one the greatest architect and urbanist of the past century.
This international exhibition will include Mexican and Lebanese renowned artists giving back to this public space its original function which is to serve not only as an international trade fair but also as a place for art and culture. The selected artists will take part in a year-long cultural exchange between Mexico and Lebanon and a research program at BAR (Beirut Art Residency).

Curators: Karina El Helou & Anissa Touati (Studiocur/Art)
Expected Date: September 2018