Name: Meeting Points 6
Details: Beirut Art Center has the pleasure to invite you to:
Meeting Points 6
Locus Agonistes: Practices and Logics of the Civic
Opening reception: Wednesday April 27, from 6pm to 8pm
The exhibition will be shown until May 7, 2011
For more information please visit our website: www.beirutartcenter.org
From April 27 to May 7, 2011, Beirut Art Center will be hosting an exhibition and events program within the framework of Meeting Points 6. Meeting Points 6 is a biennial event comprising contemporary art, film, theater, dance, music and performance. Curated by Okwui Enwezor, and organized by the Young Arab Theatre Fund (YATF), in collaboration with regional and international partners, Meeting Points 6 will take place across a number of historic cities in the Middle East, North Africa and Europe over a one-year period between April 2011 and March 2012.
Locus Agonistes: Practices and Logics of the Civic, the principal conceptual enquiry of Meeting Points 6, is a cultural project conceived as a response to the various scenarios of rupture between antagonistic political camps and civic critical cultures that are presently unfolding in contemporary Arab societies.
The artists exhibiting over the course of Meeting Points 6 are: Adel ABDESSEMED. Jumana EMIL ABBOUD . Omar ABU SAADA . Saâdane AFIF . Mohammad AL ATTAR . Doa ALY . Omar AMIRALAY . Tarek ATOUI . Sammy BALOJI . Tony CHAKAR . Stan DOUGLAS . Hafiz DHAOU & Aicha M’BAREK . Ahmed EL ATTAR . Mounir FATMI . Oussama GHANAM . Fakhri EL GHEZAL . Joana HADJITHOMAS & Khalil JOREIGE . David HARE . Mona HATOUM . Samah HIJAWI . Lamia JOREIGE . Bouchra KHALILI . Sandra MADI . Basim MAGDY . Rima MAROUN . Radhouane EL MEDDEB . Selma & Sofiane OUISSI . Omar RAJEH. Tino SEHGAL . Laila SOLIMAN . Jalal TOUFIC .
Place: Beirut Art Center
Date: 27 April till May 7 2011
Time: 6:00 P.M