Under the patronages of
Minister of Culture H.E. Dr. Ghattas Khoury
Minister of Tourism H.E. Mr. Avedis Guidanian

Inauguration:

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:00 pm.

6:00 pm: Hotel Le Gray. Welcome drink. Stop 1

6:45 pm Panerai, cocktail. Stop 17

7:15 pm Boutique Hermès, cocktail. Stop 20

8:15 pm Boutique ELIE SAAB, cocktail and viewing of the Ready to Wear Collection Fall Winter 2017-2018. Stop 21

9:00 pm Opera Gallery, cocktail and showing of three short films in collaboration with the Lebanese Film Festival. Stop 26

 

From September 19 to 26, BEIRUT ART WEEK continues its annual tradition of bringing contemporary art to the heart of Beirut. This unique, offsite program includes 27 offerings that highlight the cultural heritage of Beirut, deployed in public spaces and in some of the city’s most prestigious shops.
This artistic circuit showcases important works including one by Romero Britto in partnership with the Beirut Marathon, in addition to the monumental sculptures of Mauro Corda and of Helidon Xhixha. An open-air cinema unfolds on the terraces of the Opera Gallery in collaboration with the Festival of Lebanese Film. Dedicated to short films, this projection pays homage to internationally renowned and awardwinning directors.

Download the 2017 programme