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BEING AYMAN BAALBAKI

Ayman Baalbaki, the magnetic icon of Beirut, stroking his artistic ingenuity by his presence and his work. His personal style is present in the various mediums he engages in. He is adventurous.…

Visitors at the Italy Pavilion

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | ITALY PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: Carlo Ratti, Italo…

Spain Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai.(Photo by Suneesh Sudhakaran/Expo 2020 Dubai)

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | SPAIN PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: Amann-Cánovas- Maruri Studio…

Interior of the India Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai. (Photo by Suneesh Sudhakaran/ Expo 2020 Dubai)

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | INDIA PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: CP Kukreja Architects…

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | CANADA PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: Moriyama & Teshima…

Netherlands Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai. (Photo by Suneesh Sudhakaran/Expo 2020 Dubai)

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | NETHERLANDS PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: Built and designed…

Pakistan Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai. (Photo by Suneesh Sudhakaran/Expo 2020 Dubai)

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | PAKISTAN PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: Al Jabal Engineering…

Switzerland Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai. (Photo by Suneesh Sudhakaran/Expo 2020 Dubai)

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | SWITZERLAND PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future.     Architect: OOS…

Detail of the Republic of Korea Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai. (Photo by Suneesh Sudhakaran/Expo 2020 Dubai)

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | KOREA PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: Mooyuki Architects Location:…

Aerial view of the United Kingdom Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai. (Photo by Dany Eid/Expo 2020 Dubai)

ARCHITECTURE AT EXPO 2020 DUBAI | UK PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most exciting country pavilions marked by unique and stellar architecture representing each nation’s legacy and vision of the future. Architect: Es Devlin Studio…

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Muhannad Shono, The Teaching Tree, 2022, Sculptural installation with palm fronds, pigment, pneumatics and metal structure, overall dimensions variable, Photograph Samuele Cherubini, Courtesy of The Artist and The Visual Arts Commission, Saudi Arabia.

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Aicha Filali, Shelltox. Collage heightened with acrylic, 85 x 56 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Elmarsa Gallery

MÉMOIRE EN RACCOURCIS (MEMORY IN SHORT) AT ELMARSA GALLERY

Tunisian artist Aicha Filali’s solo exhibition Mémoire en raccourcis (Memory…

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ART PARIS 2022

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‘Žižek in Leb’ painted on rolling steel door. Photo by Ayman Baalbaki

STEPHANE SISCO IN BEING AYMAN BAALBAKI ISSUE

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Anuar Khalifi Honey Guide, 2022. Acrylic on canvas, 183 x 124 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Third Line Gallery, Dubai

1-54 PARIS AT CHRISTIE’S | FORUM 2022

1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair, the leading international art fair…

Louise Bourgeois, Fallen Woman (Femme Maison), 1946-1947. Oil on linen, 14 x 36"; 35.6 x 91.4 cm. © The Easton Foundation/Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY, Photo: Christopher Burke

LOUISE BOURGEOIS: PAINTINGS AT THE MET

Louise Bourgeois: Paintings is the first comprehensive exhibition of paintings…

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