Animation Workshop

Saturday, 03 February 2018 by

Saturday, February 17, from 11am – 4pm Workshop by Iraqi-Dutch artist, Nedim Kufiat  at MACAM | Alita The animation workshop starts with brainstorming to visualize and draw the idea of the video into a sketch then shooting the images with the camera, frame by frame, in stop motion. The artist will demonstrate how to gather

Competition – THE AGE OF VIDEO

Saturday, 03 February 2018 by

Competition Outline The Aim To raise awareness about video art that started in Lebanon in the eighties and is growing stronger by the day. To honor the Lebanese filmmaker/artist Jocelyne Saab, the woman pioneer of Lebanese filmmaking. To foster creativity by calling on artists in the video media to participate in a video art competition.

Experiment with Terracotta

Monday, 15 January 2018 by

Creative Workshop On Saturday 27, January 2018 from 11am – 4pm In this workshop we will work terracotta with our hands under the guidance of Iraqi-Dutch artist Nedim Kufi who is currently artist in residence at MACAM. Kufi is a multidisciplinary visual artist born in Bagdad, living and working in the Netherlands since more then

Screening at Dar El-Nimer

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 by

A selection of short films from the Biennale of Contemporary Art Exhibition will be shown at Dar el-Nimer on Wednesday December 13, 2017 at 18.30 – 20.30. MACAM is excited about this collaboration and we are pleased to invite you to the screening of short films, followed by a discussion with Philip Joa, one of

Beirut’s first art biennial – in Alita   Jim Quilty| The Daily Star ALITA, Lebanon: Believe it or not, people have joked about “The Battle of Hastings” – the event used to mark the Norman conquest of Britain in 1066. Impish history teachers have been known to point out that this business probably didn’t take

Pictorama – December, 2017

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 by

Biennale d’art contemporain à Macam Le 25/09/17 Jusqu’au 30 décembre à Macam, un musée d’art contemporain installé dans une usine à Alita, la première Biennale d’art contemporain au Liban rassemble 45 artistes venus de 24 pays. Sur le thème de la ‘Rupture dans la représentation du réel’, l’exposition est une première de cette envergure au

Al Hayat – Dorothy Kazemi, June 12, 2017

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 by