Check Out The New Nabu Museum in el-Hery, North #Lebanon

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 "offers an exceptional permanent collection of Bronze and Iron Age artifacts representing Roman, Greek, Byzantine, Phoenician and Mesopotamian, and contemporary Lebanese cultures, in addition to rare manuscripts and ethnographic material". What's exceptional about this museum is its architecture which was…

Massive Inflatable Tank with Trump’s Head on Top Roaming #Beirut

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 and terror, similarly to Trump’s political persona - which could be seen as amusing at times - but has also been subjecting so many minorities to the fears of an uncertain future. Like a balloon that is one pop away…
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In Pictures: Tom Young’s Grand Sofar Exhibition

1 month 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

3 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

3 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

3 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

4 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

4 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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iTunes ME To Put Back Al-Rahel Al-Kabir Censored Songs

5 months ago
A couple of weeks ago, five songs of the Lebanese band Al Rahel Al Kabir (The Great Departed) were censored from iTunes Middle East with the music giant claiming the songs were “inappropriate for the ...
Architecture

Adding Some Life to Burj el Murr

6 months ago
Burj el Murr, dubbed the tower of bitterness, is a haunting reminder of the Lebanese Civil War that ravaged Lebanon for over 15 years. The building was built in the 1970s and served as a ...
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