Beirut Artists

Lebanese gallery owner Andrée Sfeir-Semler opened the first white cube space in the Middle East focusing on contemporary art from the Arab World and representing artists working in the field of conceptual art with a preference on political subjects.
Text by Annabelle Hirsch

Weltkunst 2013

 

Mounira Al Solh

Mounira’s video installation at Artheum Beirut

Sfeir-Semler gallery building’s rooftop in the Quarantina area

Rayyane Tabet at the gallery

Rayyane Tabet at his studio

Andrée Sfeir-Semler at her gallery’s office

Andrée at home

Wael Shawky

Shawky’s projection ›Al Araba Al Madfuna‹ at Artheum Beirut

Beirut Art Center

Ashkal Alwan contemporary art center

West Beirut

Marwan Rechmaoui

Studio view

Rabih Mroué and Lina Saneh

Performance set-up at Masrah Al Madina