The partnership between IXSIR and Pidraya marks the winery's "strong desire to become increasingly involved with exquisite art and creation and to promote artists, as part of its social awareness and social responsibility program," according to a joint statement.
"Bacchanalia" features selected works by Lebanese artists
Organizers hope that it will be the first of a series of art events organized by Pidraya at the prestigious estate of IXSIR, in the Batroun town of Kfifan, north of
The goal of the exhibition, according to IXSIR and Pidraya, is to promote established as well as emerging Lebanese and international artists in an exceptional environment, thus creating a festive and multidimensional creative platform, accessible to all art lovers.
Bacchanalia is a mythological festival in honor of Bacchus, the God of wine. "By co-exposing selective works with differing material, scale and symbolic approach, Bacchanalia aims to provide a creative dialogue both between the four artists as well as between them and the viewer," the organizers said.
"The four participating artists express different trends of the contemporary Lebanese art scene attempting to create a fruitful dialogue between various media and forms of artistic expression and to discover common points of interest."
The exhibition is also an opportunity to reaffirm IXSIR and Pidraya's partnership with the
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