Sursock Museum Cites Economic Constraints, to Close Twice Per Week Now

Starting Monday February the 18th, the Sursock museum will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The sad Facebook announcement came as a result of "economic constraints" it is facing: In the face of increasing economic constraints, we are very sorry to announce that the Sursock Museum will be closing on Mondays – in addition to our regular closing days on Tuesdays – meaning that we will open five days a week instead of six. This…

Don’t Miss The #KeepWalkingLebanon Expo on Feb 9

What is it that keeps this country moving forward? We are resourceful by nature and we've been known to be a resilient people no matter what comes our way. The #KeepWalkingLebanon campaign by Johnie Walker has been celebrating our positive spirit and promoting hope for a better tomorrow for years and the latest is The Keep Walking Lebanon Expo. It all started with #KeepCreatingLebanon competition, which called for contestants to come up with an idea…
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Check Out The New Nabu Museum in el-Hery, North #Lebanon

4 months ago
There’s a new addition to Lebanon’s rich list of museums; the Nabu Museum located on the coast of the Mediterranean North of Lebanon. The museum was named after the Mesopotamian patron god of literacy and ...
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Massive Inflatable Tank with Trump’s Head on Top Roaming #Beirut

4 months ago
If you haven’t spotted this inflatable art installation yet, you’re missing out. It’s dubbed “MonuMental” and was released by Saint Hoax as part of his upcoming exhibition. “This piece is on the cusp of entertainment ...
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In Pictures: Tom Young’s Grand Sofar Exhibition

5 months ago
Tom Young’s new exhibit debuted on September 16 at the Sofar Grand Hotel and will continue till October 14th.The exhibition will comprise forty artworks on canvas spread across the ground floor in a curatorial attempt ...
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Lebanese Musician Creates Musical Instrument Using Army Bullets From Arsal Battle

6 months ago
Lebanese Musician Alain Bourgi collected empty bullets from the #DawnOfTheMountains battle that took place in Arsal two years ago to build a musical instrument and sing the Lebanese National Anthem with it. I love the ...
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Fayrouz Dubbed #AllTimeGreat on Forbes’ Arab Stars List

6 months ago
Forbes Middle East compiled two lists of Arab Celebrities on the Global Stage and Celebrities With Arab Roots and placed Lebanese Singer Fairouz on top of all others as the greatest Arab star of all ...
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Lebanon’s Yazan Halwani Featured on Great Big Story

6 months ago
I follow Great Big Story religiously, it’s one of the best video channels online and their stories are simply amazing. I’m also a big fan of Yazan’s work and it’s pretty awesome to see him ...
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Google Lets You Find Your Art Doppelgänger

7 months ago
I’ve been wanting try this feature since January but it wasn’t available in Lebanon (still not available). Basically The Google Arts & Culture app released an update few months ago that helps you find your ...
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Beirut by French Artist Johann Perathoner

7 months ago
Johann Perathoner is a 32 year old French Artist who specializes in 3D design and recreates cities by offering colorful and three-dimensional works for an impressive result. His technique is “first based on a sheet ...
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