February 23, 2011 - 2:00pm to May 1, 2011 - 7:00pm
Makan(dot)NOW in response to those electrifying historical days in the region, Makan opens its doors wide inviting you to meet, chat, collaborate and make artwork. Imagine Makan as a podium, a... more info
February 16, 2011 - 7:00pm
The Hashtag Debates are an attempt by the 7iber community (www.7iber.com) to expand the online discussions to a larger offline audience.
The hashtagdebates seek to bridge the gap between the online... more info
January 30, 2011 - 6:00pm to February 12, 2011 - 7:00pm
Defying Gravity
“Because there is a law such as gravity, the universe can and will create itself from nothing.” (Stephen Hawking)
The term gravity, in this video installation, refers not only to... more info
January 9, 2011 - 6:00pm to January 11, 2011 - 9:30pm
A screening of various films on, about, and around the still image. The program is part of a  series of  screenings that self-reflexively probe the photograph in and of itself.  Film and Photo is... more info
Winter films at Makan
Film screenings and conversation
Curated by Yazan Al-Ashqar
This winter Makan hosts a series of film screenings curated by Yazan Al-Ashqar* who will select and present films... more info
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
Kristine Khouri is a researcher, writer and photographer currently based in Beirut, Lebanon after spending a year in Amman (2007-2008) as a Fulbright fellow investigating visual art practice and... more info
Sarah Shamash is a media artist working in documentary, film, installation, video, web and mobile medias. Born in Vancouver, Canada, Shamash completed a BA in Film Production at the University of... more info
This is an invitation to participate in a round table brain storming session to identify key elements and interesting topics, relevant to the local art scene, from which to build a series of debates... more info