By Thameen KheetanAMMAN - Political reforms can be realised by finding common ground between citizens of different origins to reach a consensus on a civil state of law and institutions, according to... more info
Well, its actually been a month in Holland to-date.
I am in a quiet city in the north of the Nethrlands, in Hoorn! Yes I agree, a strange name that insinuates different things.
None-the-less, Hotel... more info
In June of 2010, I participated in a month long residency at Makan. Attending the program was not only my first time in Jordan, but the Levant as well. In addition to all of the amazing experiences... more info
After the arts residency in Buenos Aires at “Quien puede vivir en esta casa?” Makan arrives to Córdoba on the 21st of October and takes residence in the flat generously offered by New York based... more info
To Our Friends in Tahrir Square (The Plaza of Freedom), on the Nile, on the streets of Alexandria and the Mediterranean shores, on the studios and workshops, in the living rooms with mothers and... more info
This piece of writing was unintended; then I heard Tarek Atoui,( Lebanese born sound artist) speak on different occasions about his work during a several week stay in Amman, and I attended his sound... more info
Conducted by Diala Khasawnih over email
Logistics: Exhibition opening on Tuesday April 14th at, 8:00pm, Darat al Funun. Exhibit on until June 16th
Diala: hello Ala’
I would like to ask you a few... more info
In 2008, UK artists Ben White and Eileen Simpson came to Makan and in collaboration with Gasworks, London, spent an artist residency program. During their residency they investigated music archival... more info