Through a talk entitled ‘Gardening a Pitiless Mountain…,’ Oraib ponders the cinematic representation of a Palestinian revolution through neighboring landscapes, probing and borrowing scenes from... more info
December 4, 2011 - 6:00pm to June 4, 2012 - 6:00pm
“Momentarily Learning from Mega-Events” is an exhibition that explores priority versus urgency in art production. Questions on the position of artists and their reconditioned processes are... more info
Soad Hosni is back!
For the first time in Jordan,
The Three Disappearances of Soad Hosni
With the presence of director Rania Stephan.
Join us at Rainbow Theater, Monday, November... more info
Launch of Zine El-Arab
Wednesday 2 November
7pm at Makan
Zine El-Arab is an independent uncensored Arabic zine largely dependent on visual contributions from the Arab World and some short writings.... more info
In this live performance, VJ Um Amel joins DJ Ma'at for an evening of electronica and world beats against a remixed display of several musicals from Egyptian cinema including Lahn el-Wafa' (1955)... more info
Makan hosts the screening of a collection of experimental short films from the successful film festival Women's Voices from the Muslim World portraying a spectrum of life experiences. Women's Voices... more info
I'm not exactly a graphic designer, nor am I a product designer. I am not particularly a street-artist or comic book artist, nor am I an installation artist, writer, speaker, or video-maker. But I've... more info
"I have always imagined the sea full of cadavers.
I try to capture the face of my father, making him answer the questions he refused to respond to when I was a child. But my father loses his face and... more info
Along with Lynn Kodeih's upcoming residency at Makan, the artist was given “carte-blanche” to present a video-screening program of her choice.
In these works, the concern of communicating the no-... more info