As part of our six-week residency at Makan, we are working on an installation that explores our ancestral connection to the Middle East. Our starting point is audio recordings of our family and the... more info
Amman, March 10th 2010
“Park” is the title of visual artist Saba Innab’s latest project, an intervention in Makan. The exhibition, opened on the 8th of March at Makan, investigates notions about... more info
The making of the Silk Roads, organised by ArtHub presents in Bangkok
August 27-30, 2009
Samah Hijawi represented Makan in the Making of Silk Roads symposium with a... more info

Makan team would like to share its most recent news with you: Ola Khalidi is going to continue her studies in curatorial practice at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco starting... more info
Ammar Khammash is better-known for his stunning interpretation of the unique landscapes of Jordan. His technique has a distinct quality in that he uses mixed media, including chalk, pencil and... more info

Speak, memory is a three-day event structured around presentations, panel discussions, screenings, and artist talks exploring the rich array of methodologies that can be adopted to unearth, revisit... more info
Makan is back in Amman, adjusting to the new clock and coping with the winter, hanging on to the memories of life in Argentina. The last couple of weeks in Argentina were spent in the centre of one... more info
Makan's فول at the Oakland Museum-California
April 1st 2011

Makan traveled all the way to San Francisco to make ful in the spirit of the revolution, here is the recipe:

Makan's Ful
Ful (fava... more info
An Awakening Dream
To engage in a daydream is to allow the mind to wander while awake and in doing so, to entertain fantasies with limitless creativity. In an improvisation on this meaning, Toleen... more info
Visual artist and Shatana work team member Hanan Khalil will be attending the 2009 Chongqing Organhaus International Artists’ Workshop Project in Huangjueping district of Chongqing, China. The... more info