Beirut Will Have its “Revolutionary” Christmas Tree This Year!

This year, it won't be Beirut's municipality that will set up its ugly, over-priced and fake Christmas decoration on Martyrs Square. Instead, Hayat Nazer, the talented Lebanese artist who built a Phoenix statue out of the metals of broken tents, is launching an initiative to build a tree out of pans, coffee pots and spoons. Hayat uploaded a video on Insta asking people to put their own designs on the pan, write down their names…

Reviving Beirut’s Grand Theatre with a Live Cello Concert

A Cello concert was organized yesterday at Riad el Solh square facing the Grand Théâtre de Beyrouth in an attempt to revive this abandoned and forgotten gem. Here are some pictures and videos I got my hands on from the concert. Le Grand Théâtre de Beirut is one of the last remaining relics of pre-war Beirut. This landmark building was built in the late 1930s and was a venue for performances of all kinds from…
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The Artsy Side of the 2019 Lebanese Revolution

1 month ago
The talented artists of this revolution are making it even more beautiful inside out. I compiled some of the graffiti works that I received in the past week or more and shared them below. I ...
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“Tafah El Kel”: Enough is Enough

2 months ago
For the past few months, we have seen more than a few crises and protests occurring on a regular basis either for political, economical or social reasons. Elie Alpha, a young architect student, created a ...
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Lebanese-Russian Blend: Maya Waked Performing Live in Beirut on November 1

2 months ago
She’s a talented novelist and singer, she launched her first album back in 2013 and her most recent single back in 2017 and she’s coming to perform live in Beirut on November 1st for a ...
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Beirut 2049: Gloomy Future Ahead

2 months ago
The alarming levels of pollution in our country are starting to inspire artists. Digital Artist Charles Assaf imagined what Lebanon would look like 30 years from now, stating and I quote that “What was once ...
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Picasso exhibition at the Sursock Museum to launch starting September 27

2 months ago
It’s been talked about for a few months now. “Picasso et la famille” will be the upcoming next big thing at the Sursock Museum, between September 27, 2019 and January 6, 2020. Financed by Danièle ...
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Mayyas Stuns Britain’s Got Talent Judges

2 months ago
They’ve won the Arabs Got Talent 2019 and they’re representing Lebanon at Britain’s Got Talent 2019, and they’re doing it in style! Mayyas is up against the best in the world and they’re already impressing ...
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#LADE Unveils Hamra Mural to Promote #WomenLeadership

4 months ago
LADE unveiled a massive mural in Hamra last week under the hashtag #YouAreANaturalLeader. The mural aims at creating an opposite standpoint on the gender roles in the society and focus on women’s ability to lead, ...
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Souk el Ahad (Beirut’s Flea Market) No More?

5 months ago
Every city has flea markets and Souk el Ahad was Beirut’s most popular flea market, but not for long. There’s been talks for months now about shutting down and relocating Souk el Ahad and they’ve ...
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