Beit Beirut, Beirut – Libano
For the exhibition project Sacred Catastrophe: Healing Lebanon by artist Zena el Khalil, inaugurated on October 18, 2017, the Fondazione participates in the event program with two talks and a workshop.
Programme curated by Fondazione Merz:
17 – 19 October, 10am.
Workshop given by the Fondazione Merz Educational Department with refugees.
17 October, 6 pm.
The Crossing, film screening by George Kurian followed by Q&A
18 October, 6pm.
Rania Jaber (researcher working on art, gender, memory, diaspora, and translation), in conversation with Zena el Khalil (artist)
18 October, 6.30 pm
Art as a transformative force. Activism and Art: in conversation with Paola Caridi (writer and journalist) and Reem Fadda (curator)
19 October, 6:30pm
The architectural development of cities following conflicts or social changes: Beirut – Palermo
A conversation between Mona El Hallak (architect based in Beirut), Pietro Airoldi, (architect based in Palermo)