More than fifty international modern and contemporary art and design galleries will showcase their work at a fair in
The fifth edition of the Beirut Art Fair will run from
The exhibiting artists will represent all the trends of modern and contemporary art and express themselves through painting, drawing, sculpture, video, design or performance.
"When we're asked about the reasons for which we embarked on Beirut Art Fair adventure, we answer that our motivation is to build bridges between cultures, between the
"The 2014 edition of Beirut Art Fair will reflect the wonderful dynamic inspired by
"Our approach, which consists in opening up to all contemporary artistic practices, is the main thread of the cultural program that we propose every year.This year,
The Indian pavilion 'Small Art is Beautiful – Dharma' curated by Fabrice Bousteau, an art critic an independent crurator, will put in the forefront small format works revolving around the theme of the Dharma wheel.
"The exhibition presents, through a selection of small format works, the transformations of an artistic scene which is constantly growing, changing and evolving, expressive and lively, strong and fragile, active particle and constituent power of the world of contemporary art at the same time," said Bousteau.
The event will also host an engraving workshop where visitors can learn this artistic practice. It is based on an idea by
It will also present the
The 'video projects' with the 'Body Politics' programme curated by
Beirut Art Week 2014, which follows the success of the opening edition last year, will feature monumental works displayed on the streets and in the shops in downtown
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